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2010-12-01 06:00:00

FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla. and HONG KONG, Dec. 1, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- OrbusNeich Medical, Inc. ("OrbusNeich" or the "Company"), a designer, developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative medical devices for the treatment of vascular diseases, today issued a statement regarding unsuccessful retaliatory litigation efforts by Boston Scientific Corporation (NYSE: BSX) against OrbusNeich in The Netherlands. In March 2009, OrbusNeich filed a lawsuit in the United States asserting claims against...

2010-04-14 10:38:00

HONG KONG and FT. LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- OrbusNeich Medical, Inc. (the "Company"), a designer, developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative medical devices for the treatment of cardiovascular diseases, today announced that on March 23, 2010, the Company was granted U.S. Patent No. 7,682,384 B2, entitled "Stent with Helical Elements." The patent relates to an expandable stent comprised of a plurality of helical segments. The Company noted that it has identified...


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