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2011-08-15 07:00:00

HOUSTON, Aug. 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Cyberonics, Inc. (NASDAQ:CYBX), a global leader in devices for epilepsy management, announced today that it has voluntarily stopped shipment and is retrieving field inventory of its Aspire platform generators, Models 105 and 106. The company does not believe that the generators pose a health risk to patients, but initiated this action when it discovered that stimulation output current delivered to patients can be less than the output current...

Word of the Day
  • One of a religious order living in a convent or in community; a monk: opposed to anchoret or hermit (one who lives in solitude).
  • A social bee.
This word comes from the Latin 'coenobium,' convent, which comes from the Greek 'koinobios,' living in community.