HARRIS & HARRIS GROUP NOTES ANNOUNCEMENT OF NEUROMETRIX 510K APPROVAL
Harris & Harris Group, Inc. noted that, "NeuroMetrix, Inc. today announced that it has received clearance from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to market its NC-stat nerve conduction testing system for the evaluation of lower extremity nerves.... The addition of lower extremity nerve measurements significantly expands the clinical utility of the NC-stat system to include the evaluation of common causes of low back pain, such as sciatica, as well as other neuromuscular conditions affecting the back and legs."
Harris & Harris Group owns approximately a 13.51 percent fully diluted interest in privately held NeuroMetrix.
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