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Torax Medical Launches Pivotal Clinical Study of New Acid Reflux Treatment
Date:4/3/2009

the potential to eliminate the burdens associated with lifelong drug therapy and the typical complications associated with conventional surgical repair.

Todd Berg, President and CEO of Torax Medical, considers the LINX System a promising advancement for the treatment of GERD, "We believe the simplest approach to treating GERD is to augment the body's existing sphincter so that it can function normally. Excellent clinical results were achieved in feasibility trials with the LINX System and we expect these positive clinical outcomes to continue in this Pivotal Trial".

To learn more about the study and to determine if you qualify as a candidate, visit www.refluxstudy.com or call 1-888-978-8391.

The LINX Reflux Management System is an investigational device and is limited by Federal U.S. law to investigational use only and is not available for sale.

About Torax Medical

Torax Medical Inc. is a privately held medical device company focused on the minimally invasive treatment of gastro-esophageal reflux disease. Its platform technology utilizes magnetic attraction forces to augment the body's sphincter anatomy. For more information, please visit www.toraxmedical.com.


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