CAESAREA, Israel — (BUSINESS WIRE) — March 24, 2014 — Mazor Robotics Ltd. (TASE: MZOR; NASDAQGM: MZOR), a developer of innovative guidance systems and complementary products, announced today that it has received an order for a Renaissance system from AB Medica SpA, its distribution partner in Italy. This represents the second Renaissance sold in Italy. The system will be installed at a prominent hospital in Italy.
“We are pleased with the purchase of the second Renaissance system in the Italian market. AB Medica, our distributor partner in Italy is moving forward, building the install base and reputation of the Renaissance system in Italy," commented Ori Hadomi, Mazor's Chief Executive Officer. “Our efforts in the U.S. and Asia continue to demonstrate positive momentum, and this system sale in Italy reflects our renewed effort in Europe.”
AB Medica SpA distributes some of the most innovative medical products in the fields of robotics, minimally invasive surgery (MIS), interventional cardiology, radiology and more in Italy. The company has successfully introduced an impressive range of revolutionary technologies in multiple market segments that are shaping the future of healthcare delivery
Mazor Robotics is dedicated to the development and marketing of innovative surgical guidance systems and complementary products that provide a safer surgical environment for patients, surgeons, and operating room staff. Mazor Robotics’ flagship product, Renaissance™, is a state-of-the-art surgical guidance system that enables surgeons to conduct spine surgeries in an accurate and secure manner. Mazor Robotics systems have been successfully used in the placement of over 45,000 implants worldwide. Numerous peer-reviewed publications and presentations at leading scientific conferences have validated the accuracy, usability, and clinical advantages of Mazor Robotics technology. For more information, the content of which is not part of this press release, please visit www.mazorrobotics.com.
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