Asensus Surgical Announces 510(k) Submission to FDA for Machine Vision Capabilities Expansion
Additional Intelligent Surgical Unit™ features will further extend augmented intelligence leadership in surgery
“The expansion of augmented intelligence capabilities is the next driver of performance in digital surgery,” said
The current features of the ISU enable machine vision driven control of the camera for a surgeon by responding to commands and recognizing certain objects and locations in the surgical field and allows a surgeon to change the field of view using instruments. The new features would expand to include more advanced features to gather real time data during surgery based on the anatomical structures in the surgical field.
“I am enthusiastic about the new capabilities which will soon be added to the Senhance Surgical System,” said Dr.
This press release includes statements relating to the Senhance Surgical System and our 510(k) submission to FDA for machine vision capabilities expansion. These statements and other statements regarding our future plans and goals constitute "forward looking statements" within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and are intended to qualify for the safe harbor from liability established by the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. Such statements are subject to risks and uncertainties that are often difficult to predict, are beyond our control and which may cause results to differ materially from expectations and include whether FDA will clear this 510(k) submission, whether expansion of augmented intelligence capabilities will be the next driver of performance in digital surgery, whether these new capabilities will support surgical planning, decision support and teaching and whether the new features included in the 510(k) submission would expand to include more advanced features to gather real time data during surgery based on the anatomical structures in the surgical field. For a discussion of the risks and uncertainties associated with the Company’s business, please review our filings with the