HINGHAM, Mass., Oct. 18, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Microbot Medical Inc. (Nasdaq: MBOT), announced that it has submitted the anticipated follow-up pre-submission package for the LIBERTY® Robotic System to ensure the Company remains fully aligned with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as it prepares for its Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) submission and first-in-human clinical trial with the system in 2023.
“We have had a positive experience with the FDA to date, and we believe the continued dialogue and level of engagement is very constructive and encouraging as we prepare for our next regulatory steps in the USA for the LIBERTY Robotic System,” commented Harel Gadot, Chairman, CEO and President. “This planned submission is another critical step we needed to secure as we make our first-in-human preparations, and we believe the outcome of the continued dialogue will ensure that we are prepared for the expected regulatory process moving forward.”
About Microbot Medical Inc.
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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