Microbot Medical Secures Design Patent Grant in Europe for the LIBERTY® Robotic System
HINGHAM, Mass., Sept. 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Demonstrating another key achievement, Microbot Medical Inc. (Nasdaq: MBOT), continues to execute its objective of expanding its global intellectual property (IP) portfolio for the LIBERTY® Robotic System as a grant for two Design Patent Applications was issued by the European Patent Office (EPO), covering the LIBERTY Robotic System’s Robotic Drive and Remote Controller.
“The innovative nature of the LIBERTY Robotic System continues to be recognized by global jurisdictions and reflected in our continuing ability to secure a sustainable competitive advantage by growing our Intellectual Property portfolio,” commented Harel Gadot, Chairman, CEO and President. “This will allow us to continue leveraging our core capabilities to support our vision to allow accessibility to robotics and meet the demand of physicians, hospitals and patients.”
About Microbot Medical
Microbot Medical Inc. (NASDAQ: MBOT) is a pre-clinical medical device company that specializes in transformational micro-robotic technologies, focused primarily on both natural and artificial lumens within the human body. Microbot’s current proprietary technological platforms provide the foundation for the development of a Multi Generation Pipeline Portfolio (MGPP).
Microbot Medical was founded in 2010 by Harel Gadot, Prof. Moshe Shoham, and Yossi Bornstein with the goals of improving clinical outcomes for patients and increasing accessibility through the use of micro-robotic technologies. Further information about Microbot Medical is available at http://www.microbotmedical.com.
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