AccuLase Laser

AccuLase Laser

A proprietary laser used for transmyocardial revascularization (TMR) procedures.
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The flexible and precisely controllable delivery mechanism and the nature of the excimer laser (cold laser) uniquely qualify the Acculase laser system for medical procedures including Transmyocardial Revascularization (TMR) and Laser Angioplasty.
The first patient, a 42 year old woman suffering from coronary artery disease and who had no traditional surgical options available, underwent TMR using the AccuLase laser at Cornell Medical Center.
The public offering will raise the working capital necessary to fund Phase II TMR clinical trials as well as manufacture the AccuLase laser system.
26, 1996--Laser Photonics (OTC BB: LSPT) announced today that it has received approval from the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to begin human clinical trials of its AccuLase laser for Transmyocardial Revascularization (TMR).
Ray Hartman, General Manager of AccuLase commented, "The AccuLase laser is the only excimer laser being used for the TMR procedure.
The average power of the Holmium laser is 6 times more than the excimer laser and the CO2 laser's energy level is 40 - 60 times more than the AccuLase laser.
Laser Photonics Holmium Laser AccuLase Laser CO2 Laser Firm X Firm Y Size 595 lb.
Given similar repetition rates, these lasers have the same peak power, 1 million Watts, but the AccuLase laser delivers only 1 Watt of average power compared to 20 Watts of average power for the competition.
CO2 Laser Holmium Laser Helionetics/ AccuLase Laser
The first generation of the AccuLase laser angioplasty system will be used intraoperatively during a coronary bypass procedure under the direction of John A.