REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 8, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Cardica, Inc.
CRDC) today announced that Bernard A. Hausen, M.D., Ph.D., the
company’s president and chief executive officer, is scheduled to
present a corporate overview and update at the Wedbush 2011 Life
Sciences Management Access Conference in New York, NY on Tuesday,
August 16th at 9:10 a.m. Eastern Time.
To access the live and subsequently archived webcast of the
presentation, go to the Investor Relations section of the company’s
website at www.cardica.com. Please connect
to the website at least 15 minutes prior to the presentation to
allow for any necessary software downloads.
Cardica designs and manufactures proprietary stapling and
anastomotic devices for cardiac and endoscopic surgical procedures.
Cardica’s technology portfolio is intended to minimize operating
time and enable minimally-invasive and robot-assisted surgeries.
Cardica manufactures and markets its automated anastomosis systems,
the C-Port® Distal Anastomosis Systems and PAS-Port®
Proximal Anastomosis System, for coronary artery bypass graft
(CABG) surgery and has shipped over 34,500 units throughout the
world. In addition, the company is developing the Cardica
Microcutter XPRESS™ 30, a true multi-fire endoscopic stapling
device designed to be used in a variety of procedures, including
bariatric, colorectal, thoracic and general surgery. The Cardica
Microcutter XPRESS 30 requires a 510(k) review and is not yet
commercially available in the U.S.