| 2016-10-18 07:03:16|
CHEK 07:03 10/18 10/18/16
Check-Cap announces additional clinical data on polyps detection system
Check-Cap announced additional clinical data on the Company's minimally-invasive system was presented at the American College of Gastroenterology, or ACG, Annual Scientific Meeting taking place October 14-19 in Las Vegas, and at the United European Gastroenterology Week taking place October 15-19 in Vienna. During ACG, a video abstract entitled "A Preparation-Free X-Ray Imaging Capsule for Colon Cancer Screening" presented case studies on the use of the system in three patients enrolled in the Company's ongoing clinical feasibility study. Clinical review showed the system's viewing modes to examine the inner surface of colon segments in order to identify and locate flat sessile and pedunculated polyps that were confirmed by optical colonoscopy.