MONTREAL–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Soundbite Medical Options Inc. (SBMS), a medical gadget firm devoted to creating options for the interventional therapy of calcific peripheral and coronary arterial ailments, at the moment introduced that america Patent and Trademark Workplace (USPTO) has issued US patent No. 11,000,880, entitled “Mechanical Waveguide Offered With A Marker Thereon”.
The patent is directed to a proprietary waveguide specifically designed for the transmission of shock waves used within the therapy of heart problems. It covers the Lively Wire, Soundbite’s proprietary guidewire, and the remainder of the corporate’s burgeoning product portfolio.
The patent is anticipated to run out no sooner than January 2039 and can present key mental property safety for the Firm’s know-how platform.
That is the third US patent to be issued across the accepted Soundbite know-how. A fourth US patent has lately been allowed. Soundbite continues to reinforce its patent portfolio with extra patent functions that may broaden and strengthen its patent safety in different key markets all through the world.
“Constructing a sturdy patent portfolio within the US and all over the world, supported with clearances by regulatory our bodies within the US, EU, Canada and ultimately Japan strengthen our place within the cardiovascular intervention market,” stated Lori Chmura, President & CEO of Soundbite.
The SoundBite® Crossing System – Peripheral (SCS-P) consists of the reusable SoundBite® Console, a single-use sterile SoundBite® Lively Wire, and their respective equipment. SCS-P leverages Soundbite’s proprietary technique to supply and safely ship shock waves by way of guidewire platforms to selectively “micro- jackhammer” by way of calcified lesions.
“The cardiovascular neighborhood is primed for a brand new device to assist physicians deal with these difficult and debilitating lesions safely and successfully,” stated Dr. Martin Leon MD, Professor of Drugs at Columbia College Medical Middle, Director of the Middle for Interventional Vascular Remedy, Director of the Cardiac Catheterization Laboratories and Govt Board Member of the Columbia New York-Presbyterian Coronary heart Valve Middle, and Chair of Soundbite’s Medical Advisory Board. Dr. Leon added, “The progress that Soundbite has made in its patent work, in addition to its FDA clearances, is promising.”
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About Soundbite Medical Options
Soundbite is a privately-held medical gadget firm uniquely devoted to creating significant options for the interventional therapy of calcific peripheral and coronary arterial ailments. Soundbite has developed and deployed a proprietary technique to supply and safely ship shock waves to calcified lesions utilizing an array of gadgets to enhance and rework the usual of take care of therapy of sufferers affected by calcified and occlusive heart problems. www.soundbitemedical.com.
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