March 17, 2006

For Immediate Release

Recent and Pending Product Introductions in Intracranial Endovascular Coils and Microstents;  Market Poised for Big Growth -- According to March 2006 MedMarkets from MedMarket Diligence

FOOTHILL RANCH, CA The market for intracranial endovascular coils and microstents is poised for explosive growth with several new devices being launched within the past few months and several others currently in clinical trials, according to MedMarket Diligence's MedMarkets.

The March 2006 issue of MedMarkets provides data on the products, technologies and markets in the treatment of cerebral aneurysms.  This market is being pursued by BALT Extrusion, Boston Scientific, Cordis, Micro Therapeutics (MTI) (ev3), MicroVention (Terumo) and Micrus Endovascular.

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