US Endoscopy announces full market release of the EndoRings™ device

Mentor, Ohio — May 6, 2015 — US Endoscopy, a world leader in endoscopy device design and manufacturing, is proud to announce the full market release of the EndoRings™ device. Through a distribution partnership with EndoAid Ltd., a subsidiary of Aran Research and Development Ltd., US Endoscopy will be the exclusive distributor for the EndoRings™ device portfolio in the United States. 

The new EndoRings™ device is designed to be attached to the distal end of a colonoscope to help provide scope centering and control during colonoscopies. The device features three layers of soft, flexible rings that gently flatten colonic folds during withdrawal. Its unique design helps to stabilize and maintain a central position in the lumen allowing for an improved view throughout the procedure.

“We are excited to be the sole provider of the EndoRings™ device in the United States,” says Tony Siracusa, Vice President and General Manager of US Endoscopy. “We are continuously looking for ways to expand our polypectomy portfolio - this unique solution provides an essential clinical value which our Customers are looking for during colonoscopy procedures.”

About US Endoscopy
US Endoscopy, a subsidiary of STERIS Corporation, is a world leader in endoscopy device design and manufacturing, serving the U.S. and international gastrointestinal endoscopy markets.  By listening and delivering solutions in the field of endoscopy, our unique lines of devices provide better, more enhanced product options for GI clinicians.  A significant and growing portion of sales are from endoscopic devices created by the company's new product development team with the guidance and direction of luminary physicians and nurses worldwide.  For more information, visit www.usendoscopy.com.

About STERIS Corporation

The mission of STERIS Corporation is to help our Customers create a healthier and safer world by providing innovative healthcare and life science product and service solutions around the globe. The Company is listed on the New York Stock Exchange under the symbol STE. For more information, visit www.steris.com.

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