Echo Therapeutics Announces Withdrawal of Proposed Follow-On Offering
PHILADELPHIA, Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ — Echo Therapeutics, Inc. (Nasdaq: ECTE), a company developing its needle-free Symphony(®) tCGM System as a non-invasive, wireless, transdermal continuous glucose monitoring system, today announced that it has withdrawn the previously announced proposed underwritten public offering of its common stock due to market conditions.
About Echo Therapeutics
Echo Therapeutics is developing the Symphony tCGM System as a non-invasive, wireless, transdermal continuous glucose monitoring system. Our target is patients who could benefit from glucose monitoring in the hospital setting, including critical care. Significant opportunity also exists for patients with diabetes to use Symphony in the outpatient setting. Echo is also developing its needle-free skin preparation component of Symphony, the Prelude(®) SkinPrep System, as a platform technology to enhance drug delivery of topical pharmaceuticals.
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