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Stereotaxis Awarded US Patent Covering Transmission of Data for Odyssey(R) Solutions

02-Sep-2015 | Source : Stereotaxis | Visits : 8083
ST. LOUIS - Stereotaxis Inc., a global leader in innovative technologies for the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias, today announced that the US Patent and Trademark Office issued US Patent No. 9,111,016 to the Company entitled "Management of Live Remote Medical Display." This patent allows for the future development of features within the Odyssey® Information Management Solution that optimize data transmission across a network to a high-resolution display facilitating the management of medical procedures.

"We are pleased to receive this strategic patent, which could variously be applied to data generated when performing many different types of procedures within hospitals," said William C. Mills, Stereotaxis Chief Executive Officer. "As the amount of high-resolution video, imaging, and graphics being transmitted across hospital networks continues to grow, the ability to optimize and manage bandwidth usage becomes increasingly important. The award of this patent further builds on our extensive intellectual property portfolio of more than 100 issued patents that protects our existing technology and future enhancements and extensions of our innovative solutions for the interventional lab workplace. We continue to expand this valuable portfolio as we develop novel methods for medical information management and the treatment of cardiac arrhythmias."

The Company's Odyssey solution product line is used in conjunction with its Niobe® remote magnetic navigation system, the only commercialized technology proven to precisely steer a cardiac catheter tip using computer-controlled, externally applied magnetic fields. The Odyssey Vision™ and Odyssey Cinema™ systems, provide a consolidated user interface of all lab information during procedures performed using the Niobe system, as well as real-time or recorded viewing of procedures across networks and institutions.

Stereotaxis is a healthcare technology and innovation leader in the development of robotic cardiology instrument navigation systems designed to enhance the treatment of arrhythmias and coronary disease, as well as information management solutions for the interventional lab. Over 100 issued patents support the Stereotaxis platform, which helps physicians around the world provide unsurpassed patient care with robotic precision and safety, improved lab efficiency and productivity, and enhanced integration of procedural information. Stereotaxis' core Epoch™ Solution includes the Niobe® ES remote magnetic navigation system, the Odyssey® portfolio of lab optimization, networking and patient information management systems, and the Vdrive™ robotic navigation system and consumables.

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