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Hologic’s Cynosure Division Announces 21 Scientific Abstracts to be Presented at the American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery’s 38th Annual Conference
--Presentations reinforce company’s women’s health expertise, focus on scientific data--

MARLBOROUGH, Mass., April 10, 2018 – Hologic’s (Nasdaq: HOLX) medical aesthetics division, Cynosure, today announced that 17 presentations and four ePosters on its products have been accepted at the 38th Annual Conference of the American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery (ASLMS). The conference takes place in Dallas on April 11-15.

The presentations will provide data from research programs spanning four medical aesthetic products including SculpSure® (non-invasive fat reduction), TempSure™ Envi (new radiofrequency platform for facial fine line wrinkle reduction, tissue heating and reduction in appearance of cellulite), Pelleve® (radiofrequency facial wrinkle reduction) and PicoSure® (picosecond skin revitalization and tattoo removal). Notably, data will be presented on SculpSure’s submental (under the chin) indication and TempSure Envi for the first time since their FDA clearances over the past year. 

“As a leading women’s health company, we pride ourselves on our unwavering pursuit of robust scientific data to support our products,” said Kevin Thornal, President of the Cynosure division at Hologic. “We’re excited about the progress being made within our medical aesthetics division– particularly the advancements with SculpSure and the recent launch of TempSure Envi – and look forward to expanding our portfolio.”

Key presentations and ePosters include:

SculpSure

Title: Safety and Efficacy of a 1060nm Diode Laser for the Removal of Submental Fat

Author: Bruce Katz

Date and Time: Friday April 13 at 12:21 p.m.

Session: Special Session – ePoster Town Hall

Location: Trinity Exhibit Hall

 

Title: Clinical Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of a 1060nm Diode Laser for Treating the Submental Area

Author: David H. McDaniel

Date and Time: Friday April 13 at 12:26 p.m.

Session: Special Session – ePoster Town Hall

Location: Trinity Exhibit Hall

 

Title: Clinical Study to Assess a 1060nm Hyperthermic Diode Laser for the Treatment of Contour Deformities Post Liposuction

Author: Christine A. Petti

Date and Time: Friday April 13 at 12:50 p.m.

Session: Special Session – ePoster Town Hall

Location: Trinity Exhibit Hall

 

Title: Treatment of Axillary Hyperhidrosis Using a Non-Invasive 1060nm Diode Laser

Author: Bruce E. Katz

Date and Time: Friday, April 13 at 2:21 p.m.

Session: Cutaneous – Fat Removal

Location: Trinity Ballroom

 

TempSure

Title: Multi-Center Study for the Safety and Efficacy of Facial Procedures Using a Radiofrequency Device with Temperature Regulation

Author: Raminder K. Saluja

Date and Time: Friday April 13 at 12:30 p.m.

Session: Special Session – ePoster Town Hall

Location: Trinity Exhibit Hall

 

Title: Multi-Phase Study for the Validation and Usability of a Novel Radiofrequency Device

Author: Barry E. DiBernardo

Date and Time: Saturday, April 14 at 12:34 p.m.

Session: Special Session – ePoster Town Hall

Location: Trinity Exhibit Hall

 

Pelleve

Title: A Two Step Approach Using a Radiofrequency Device to Treat Dry Eye Symptoms Associated with Meibomian Gland Dysfunction and Conjunctivochalasis

Author: Edward Jaccoma

Date and Time: Friday, April 13 at 1:51 p.m.

Session: Multi-Specialty – Radiofrequency

Location: Cortez AB

 

Title: The Use of a Radio Frequency Device for Non-Invasive Eyebrow Lifting

Author: Paul M. Graham, Office of David H. McDaniel

Date and Time: Sunday, April 15, 2018 at 9:06 a.m.

Session: Cutaneous – Skin Tightening

Location: Trinity Ballroom

 

PicoSure

Title:  A Comparative Study with a Picosecond Alexandrite with a Diffractive Lens Array or a Flat Optic in Dark Asian Patients in a Sunny Environment

Author: Emil A. Tanghetti

Date and Time: Friday, April 13 at 4:12 p.m.

Session: Cutaneous – Pigment

Location: Trinity Ballroom

 

Title: Clinical Evaluation of a 1064nm Picosecond Laser for Removal of Black Tattoos in Patients with Dark Skin Types

Author: Hana Jeon, Office of Roy Geronemus *Best of Early Career Session - Clinical Award Recipient

Date and Time: Sunday, April 15 at 8:55 a.m.

Session: Early Career – Clinical Applications of Laser & Light

Location: Cortez AB

 

About Hologic, Inc.

Hologic, Inc. is an innovative medical technology company primarily focused on improving women's health and well-being through early detection and treatment. For more information on Hologic, visit www.hologic.com.

 

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