Angiotech Pharmaceuticals Inc is a Canada-based company, which through its subsidiary, Surgical Specialties Corporation, is engaged in provision of private label and original equipment manufacturer (OEM) medical devices for surgery, wound closure, ophthalmology and radiology. It offers a portfolio of blades and sutures, such as the Quill Knotless Tissue-Closure Device and Biosentry Tract Sealant System. Its products are used in dental surgery, dermatology, electrophysiology, gynecology, laparoscopic surgery, microsurgery, ophthalmic and orthopedic surgery, plastic surgery, urology and veterinary medicine. It also specializes in the design and manufacturing of surgical knives products. It offers design assistance for new sutures, single-use disposable knives and other medical device-related products, as well as assembly services. The Company manufactures LOOK sutures and Sharpoint ophthalmic microsurgical knives and sutures. The Company has operations in Latin America, Europe and China.