Spiral Enteroscopy is Three Times Faster than Double-Balloon Enteroscopy in Diagnosing the Small Intestine, New Study Finds

German study finds spiral enteroscopy far quicker than double-balloon procedures; More stable system for small bowel therapy and sample collection NEW ORLEANS, LA, May 3, 2010 – Spirus Medical, Inc., a leading developer of diagnostic and therapeutic advancement systems for gastroenterology, announced at Digestive Disease Week 2010 that results from the first-ever prospective study comparing [...]

Spirus Medical Announces Complete Examinations of the Small Intestine By Physicians Using Endo-Ease™

CHICAGO, IL, May 29, 2009 — Spirus Medical, Inc. (www.spirusmed.com), a leading developer of diagnostic and therapeutic advancement systems for gastroenterology, urology and gynecology, announced that physicians using its Endo-Ease™ line of devices have performed complete examinations of the small intestine, or pan-endoscopy. Spirus is presenting at Digestive Disease Week 2009 in Chicago, May 30 [...]

Spirus Medical Announces 510(k) Clearance from FDA For Expanded Use of Endo-Ease® Discovery SB™

Unique “rotate to advance” device enables deeper enteroscopy SAN DIEGO, CA, May 18, 2008 — Spirus Medical, Inc. (www.spirusmed.com), a leading developer of diagnostic and therapeutic advancement systems for gastroenterology and urology, announced at Digestive Disease Week 2008 that it has received 510(k) clearance from the FDA for an expanded indication for use with its [...]

Spirus Medical’s Endo-Ease™ Advancement System for Colonoscopy Now “CE Marked” for Sales in Europ

Company lays groundwork for product expansion overseas STOUGHTON, MA, January 5, 2007 – Spirus Medical, Inc. (www.spirusmed.com) today announced that it has CE Marked its Endo-Ease Advantage™ and Endo-Ease Vista™ products for colonoscopy and is planning to market the products in Europe. The two products leverage the company’s one-of-a-kind Endoluminal Advancement System (EAS™), used in [...]

Spirus Medical Launches Revolutionary System for Colonoscopy

STOUGHTON, MA, November 8, 2006 – Spirus Medical, Inc. (www.spirusmed.com) has announced the launch of its Endo-Ease Advantage™ and Endo-Ease Vista™ products for colonoscopy. The two new products leverage the company’s one-of-a-kind Endoluminal Advancement System (EAS™), used in conjunction with a conventional colonoscope to aid advancement through the colon with the ease of rotation. The [...]

Spirus Medical Starts US Evaluations with Advancement System for Colonoscopy; Receives 510(k) for New Enteroscopy Device

STOUGHTON, MA, September 5, 2006 – Spirus Medical, Inc. (www.spirusmed.com) announced it has commenced physician evaluations of its Endo-Ease Advantage™ and Endo-Ease Vista™ products for colonoscopy at several US sites. The company also announced that it received 510(k) clearance in August from the US Food and Drug Administration for its Endo-Ease Discovery™ SB, a unique [...]

Spirus Medical Announces Formation of Medical Advisory Board

STOUGHTON, MA, May 16, 2006 – Spirus Medical, Inc. (www.spirusmed.com), a leading developer of endoluminal technology for gastroenterology, urology and gynecology, announced the formation of its medical advisory board. The new board draws upon experts from some of the nation’s most renowned medical facilities. Through its medical advisory board, Spirus Medical seeks to revolutionize the [...]

Spirus Medical Raises $5.9 Million in Preferred Equity Financing; Receives 510(k) Clearance for Endo-Ease™ System

STOUGHTON, MA, January 3, 2006 – Spirus Medical, Inc. (www.spirusmed.com), a leading developer of diagnostic and therapeutic advancement systems for Gastroenterology, Urology and Gynecology, announced that it has raised $5.9 million in Series A Preferred Stock financing. BioVentures Investors, Point Judith Capital and Village Ventures, along with a group of accredited individual investors, participated in [...]