Navigation Links
EndoSphere Inc. Receives Patent for Obesity Treatment
Date:6/15/2011

COLUMBUS, Ohio, June 15, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EndoSphere Inc., a medical technology company that holds 23 U.S. and international issued and pending patents, announced today that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office has issued the company a patent covering the use of its endoscopically implantable devices for the treatment of metabolic diseases, including obesity and type 2 diabetes.

U.S. Patent number 7,931,693 titled "Method and Apparatus for Reducing Obesity" describes a noninvasive device that uses the body's natural physiology to regulate appetite and satiety among other potential uses.

"This strong initial patent position, in combination with significant clinical interest, makes EndoSphere an attractive partner in the rapidly growing fields of interventional gastroenterology and obesity treatments," commented James McKinley, EndoSphere CEO.  

Kenneth Binmoeller, M.D., EndoSphere's co-founder and the technology's inventor, commented, "EndoSphere's inventions respond to the urgent need for a less invasive, safer and more physiologic treatment for the growing problem of obesity worldwide."

"Treating obesity is the first target for our technology, the first of several major medical applications for which we plan to develop and commercialize products," added McKinley.

EndoSphere Inc. completed an oversubscribed Series A funding in June 2011.

About EndoSphere Inc.

EndoSphere Inc. is a medical technology company founded in 2006.  The company develops and commercializes devices including the SatiSphere™ duodenal insert, which treats one of the most critical healthcare issues in the world today: obesity and its co-morbidities.  EndoSphere holds 23 U.S. and international issued and pending patents.  EndoSphere is a portfolio company of Broadline Capital, a global private equity investment firm.  For more information, please visit <
'/>"/>

SOURCE EndoSphere Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine technology :

1. EndoSphere Inc. Announces Pivotal Financing Led by Broadline Capital
2. Reclast(R) Receives US FDA Approval as First and Only Once-Yearly Treatment for Women With Postmenopausal Osteoporosis
3. Indevus Receives Approvable Letter From FDA for VALSTAR(R) for Bladder Cancer Therapy
4. Auxilium Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Receives Clearance to Resume Clinical Trials for XIAFLEX(TM)
5. Abbott Receives Supplemental FDA Approval for its Best-in-Class in Sensitivity RealTime HIV-1 Viral Load Test
6. GlaxoSmithKline Receives New HHS Order for H5N1 Bulk Antigen. First North American Clinical Trials with GSKs Candidate Pre-pandemic Flu Vaccine to Start.
7. CryoCor Receives FDA Approval for Right Atrial Flutter
8. Ranbaxy Receives Approval to Manufacture and Market Hydrocodone Bitartrate and Acetaminophen Tablets USP
9. Dimericine(R) Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for Treatment Of Photosensitivity in XP Patients
10. Poniard Pharmaceuticals Receives FDA Fast Track Designation for Picoplatin for Treatment of Small Cell Lung Cancer
11. Kosan Receives Completed Special Protocol Assessment for TIME-1 Pivotal Phase 3 Trial of Tanespimycin in Multiple Myeloma
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:8/28/2015)... y LONDRES, 28 de agosto de ... PHIA) anunció hoy su participación en el  Congreso ... sus soluciones cardiológicas más recientes y novedosas, entre ... que conectan a las personas y la tecnología ... ayudar a diagnosticar, guiar los tratamientos y permitir ...
(Date:8/28/2015)... 28, 2015 The global ... 49.12 billion by 2020, growing at a CAGR of ... report by Grand View Research, Inc. Monitoring services is ... from 2014 to 2020.      (Logo: ... with rising incidences of chronic diseases such as cancer, ...
(Date:8/27/2015)... Aug. 27, 2015  A recent study by ... Journal, compared the Arthrosurface HemiCAP® Wave implant, which ... an "onlay" design implant for isolated patellofemoral disease. ... function and pain scores, none of the patients ... (OA). However, 53% of the patients in the ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Philips presenta nuevas soluciones cardiológicas integradas para desarrollar procedimientos menos invasivos 2Philips presenta nuevas soluciones cardiológicas integradas para desarrollar procedimientos menos invasivos 3Philips presenta nuevas soluciones cardiológicas integradas para desarrollar procedimientos menos invasivos 4Philips presenta nuevas soluciones cardiológicas integradas para desarrollar procedimientos menos invasivos 5mHealth Market is Expected to Reach $49.12 Billion By 2020: Grand View Research, Inc. 2mHealth Market is Expected to Reach $49.12 Billion By 2020: Grand View Research, Inc. 3mHealth Market is Expected to Reach $49.12 Billion By 2020: Grand View Research, Inc. 4mHealth Market is Expected to Reach $49.12 Billion By 2020: Grand View Research, Inc. 5Study Demonstrates Dramatic Reduction in Progression of Osteoarthritis with the Arthrosurface "Inlay" Patellofemoral Implant Design Compared to Traditional "Onlay" Implant 2Study Demonstrates Dramatic Reduction in Progression of Osteoarthritis with the Arthrosurface "Inlay" Patellofemoral Implant Design Compared to Traditional "Onlay" Implant 3
... of Michigan Health System has selected a new system-wide integration ... to communications devices, wireless phones and pagers for its new ... "Moving from a facility where numerous beds were ... beds are now separated into multiple rooms, we anticipated needing ...
... MD On-Line ( www.mdol.com ), ... power providers, ability to address tomorrow,s practice and patient ... Communications, Inc. ( www.strategicedge.com ), a global healthcare communications ... The acquisition will add to the Company,s ...
Cached Medicine Technology:New Hospitals to Implement New Communications Technology 2MD On-Line Acquires Strategic Edge Communications, Expands Provider Offerings to Include Pharmaceuticals 2MD On-Line Acquires Strategic Edge Communications, Expands Provider Offerings to Include Pharmaceuticals 3
(Date:8/29/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... August 29, 2015 , ... ProDrop Particles ... . Each preset contains 15 seconds of unique footage that users can shrink and ... fall, zoom, attract and more. Users can customize color, brightness, scale, speed, range, and ...
(Date:8/29/2015)... ... 29, 2015 , ... The popular television program VOICES IN AMERICA, hosted by ... will be devoting an entire short segment to the subject of diabetes. Diabetes is ... on a daily basis, but recent advancements in medical science may prove to be ...
(Date:8/28/2015)... Madre, CA (PRWEB) , ... August 28, 2015 ... ... solutions to wound center management, Decatur County Memorial Hospital recently transitioned management companies ... model of Wound Center Management for their outpatient wound center. , Transitioning ...
(Date:8/28/2015)... New Port Richey, FL (PRWEB) , ... August 28, 2015 , ... ... that while many potential workers are qualified for the position they are applying for, ... work. Because of this, many employers are considering altering drug testing policies in order ...
(Date:8/28/2015)... ... August 28, 2015 , ... For Dallas, the time is nearing for ... subsidiary USPI Tenet Health. , The American Heart Association hosts their well-known Heart Walk ... believe that together, a difference can be made. Walkers can participate in the cause ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:FCPX Effects Developer, Pixel Film Studios, Releases ProDrop Particles. 2Health News:Decatur County Memorial Hospital Transitions Wound Center Management To Wound Care Advantage and the Luvo Operating System 2Health News:Decatur County Memorial Hospital Transitions Wound Center Management To Wound Care Advantage and the Luvo Operating System 3Health News:Decatur County Memorial Hospital Transitions Wound Center Management To Wound Care Advantage and the Luvo Operating System 4Health News:Hiring Obstacles: Drug Abuse a Problem for Workforce 2Health News:Hiring Obstacles: Drug Abuse a Problem for Workforce 3Health News:Hiring Obstacles: Drug Abuse a Problem for Workforce 4Health News:North Central Surgical Center’s Subsidiary Participates in Walk 2
... Texas Health Care Association Urges Clinton, Obama, McCain, ... AUSTIN, Texas, Feb. 12 As Democratic,presidential ... today to compete in the increasingly important March ... urged the major,presidential candidates of both parties to ...
... FORT BELVOIR, Va., Feb. 12 Ehmke,Manufacturing ... recipients when,the Defense Logistics Agency honored 23 ... its Business Alliance Awards., Ehmke received ... Award in,the historically underutilized business (HUB) zone, ...
... Feb. 12 XTENT, Inc.,(Nasdaq: XTNT ) announced ... market close on Tuesday, February 19, 2008. The company ... p.m., Pacific Time (5 p.m. Eastern Time).,The call will ... Chief,Executive Officer, and Tim Kahlenberg, Chief Financial Officer., ...
... Spotlights Sector,s Leadership in Improving,Transparency, Expanding Public Disclosure, ... a,statement by Alan G. Rosenbloom, President of the ... for Medicare and Medicaid Services,(CMS) release today of ... in,need of improvement:, "Nursing home providers have ...
... Gen-Probe Incorporated,(Nasdaq: GPRO ) announced today that ... Mid-Cap Growth Conference on Friday, February 15,2008 at approximately ... is scheduled to be webcast live and may be ... . The webcast will,be available for 30 days following ...
... may cause women with ductal carcinoma in situ (DCIS), ... overestimate their risk of recurrence or dying from breast ... Cancer Institute in Boston. , "Although DCIS typically is ... inaccurate risk perceptions," said Ann Partridge, MD, MPH, the ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Growing Importance of March 4 Texas Primary Requires 2008 Presidential Candidates to Better Address Eldercare Financing Issues 2Health News:Defense Logistics Agency Recognizes Ehmke Manufacturing Company 2Health News:Gen-Probe to Webcast Presentation at Deutsche Bank Small- and Mid-Cap Growth Conference 2Health News:Anxiety linked to newly diagnosed DCIS patients' overestimation of breast cancer risks 2
Solid lower plate with outside width 15 mm. Open serrated upper plate with inside dimensions 9 x 12 mm. Serrated handle with locking thumb screw and polished finish....
Wide 1 mm x 3 mm smooth platform. Serrated handle with polished finish. Most popular size or model....
Oval solid 15 mm wide lower plate. Open upper plate with inside dimensions 11 mm x 8 mm. Serrated handle with locking thumb screw and polished finish....
Fine 2 mm wide platform. Cross action serrated handle with metal tip guard. Polished finish....
Medicine Products: