SCIMED ANNOUNCES NEW PRODUCT
SCIMED ANNOUNCES NEW PRODUCT MINNEAPOLIS, Feb. 20 /PRNewswire/ -- Scimed Life Systems, Inc.
(NASDAQ: SMLS) announced today that it is launching the COBRA 14(TM), an .014" wire compatible over-the-wire PTCA balloon catheter. The COBRA 14 is the first catheter to utilize COBRAID(TM), a new ultra-thin shaft material proprietary to Scimed. COBRAID improves the push while maintaining the flexibility of traditional plastic shafts. The COBRA 14 shaft tapers from 3.0 French to 2.7 French.
Scimed Life Systems, Inc. develops, manufactures and markets disposable medical devices, principally coronary angioplasty catheters, for interventional treatment of coronary artery disease. -0- 2/20/92 /CONTACT: Craig R. Dvorak of Scimed, 612-420-0700/ (SMLS) CO: Scimed Life Systems, Inc. ST: Minnesota IN: MTC SU: PDT
AL -- MN012 -- 1082 02/20/92 15:59 EST
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|Date:||Feb 20, 1992|
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