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Carlsbad, California, September 30, 2013 /Marketwired/ - Aurora Spine
Corporation (TSXV: ASG) announced today that the first European surgical implant
of the company's ZIP(TM) MIS Interspinous Implant was performed at the Casa di
Cura Rugani, in Sienna Italy. The procedure was performed by Professor Dr.
Daniel Cabezas, a Neurosurgeon with an expertise in MIS spine surgery. Dr.
Daniel Cabezas is a Professor at University of Rome Tor Vergata.
"We are pleased to begin commercialization of the Aurora ZIP(TM) MIS
Interspinous Fusion System in Europe and would like to thank Dr. Daniel
for performing the procedure", said Trent J. Northcutt, President and CEO of
Aurora Spine Corporation. "Over the remainder of the year we will train
additional spine surgeons on our technology, which will support a broader launch
in Europe beginning in 2014. We passionately believe the ZIP MIS Interspinous
Fusion Systems represents a significant opportunity to provide a better spinal
fusion option for doctors, hospital systems and patients globally, and that it
will be a growth driver for the Company".
About Aurora Spine
Aurora Spine is an early stage company focused on bringing new solutions to the
spinal implant market through a series of innovative, minimally invasive,
regenerative spinal implant technologies.
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