HINGHAM, Mass., October 06, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – Microbot Medical Inc. (Nasdaq: MBOT), has announced that the United States Patent and Commerce Office (USPTO) has issued a notice of clearance covering the company LIBERTY® Robotic System. Globally, the company now has 45 issued / authorized patents and 24 pending patent applications.
“This achievement is another important step that adds a solid foundation for building our sustainable competitive advantage. This intellectual property allows us to protect our assets globally and move towards commercialization, ”commented Harel Gadot, CEO, Chairman and Chairman of the Board. “We believe our new technology is uniquely positioned to transform catheter-based procedures and benefit more patients worldwide while protecting physicians from radiation and reducing physical fatigue. “
The authorized patent relates to a device for automatically inserting and manipulating a medical tool into and within a body lumen. The permitted claims cover a compact robotic drive for driving and manipulating the motion of at least one elongated surgical tool, the robotic drive comprises a housing including motors and a first motor driven tool movement member positioned and configured. to advance or retract the elongated surgical tool, and a second motor driven tool displacement member configured to roll the elongated surgical tool about the long axis.
About Microbot Medical
Microbot Medical Inc. (NASDAQ: MBOT) is a preclinical medical device company specializing in transformational micro-robotic technologies, focusing primarily on the natural and artificial lights of the human body. Microbot’s current proprietary technology platforms form the basis for the development of a Multi-Generation Pipeline (MGPP) portfolio.
Microbot Medical was founded in 2010 by Harel Gadot, Prof. Moshe Shoham and Yossi Bornstein with the aim of improving clinical outcomes for patients and increasing accessibility through the use of micro-robotic technologies. More information about Microbot Medical is available at http://www.microbotmedical.com.
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