New Japanese patent approval for Episurf Medical
The Japanese patent office JPO has announced its intention to grant another Japanese patent for Episurf Medical (NASDAQ: EPIS B). The patent, entitled “Surgical kit for cartilage repair comprising implant and a set of tools”, has a focus on the company’s individualised Episealer® Femoral Twin joint implant and its design.
“The Episealer® twin technology is an appreciated solution for the commonly occurring elongated cartilage lesions, and we hereby strengthen the IP portfolio globally for that part of our technology platform”, comments Katarina Flodström, COO, Episurf Medical.
For more information, please contact:
Pål Ryfors, CEO, Episurf Medical
Tel:+46 (0) 709 62 36 69
About Episurf Medical
Episurf Medical is endeavoring to bring people with painful joint injuries a more active, healthier life through the availability of minimally invasive and individualised treatment alternatives. Episurf Medical’s Episealer® individualised implants and Epiguide® surgical drill guides are developed for treating localised cartilage injury in joints. Episurf Medical’s μiFidelity® system enables implants to be cost-efficiently tailored to each individual’s unique injury for the optimal fit and minimal intervention. Episurf Medical’s head office is in Stockholm, Sweden. Its share (EPIS B) is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. For more information, go to the company’s website: www.episurf.com.
This information is information that Episurf Medical AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, through the agency of the contact person set out above, at 16.30 CEST on 11 June 2019.