Mazor Robotics has announced it has received a Health Canada medical device license to market its Renaissance system and accompanying accessories in Canada.
The Health Canada license encompasses Renaissance use in both spinal and brain applications, subject to specifications outlined in the clearance documents. The company plans to begin marketing the Renaissance technology through distributor partnerships in 2013.
“The receipt of the Health Canada license is an important step in securing our foothold in North America,” stated Ori Hadomi, CEO. “We made significant progress expanding in the USA in 2012, and we have begun 2013 with the intent to further our growth and bring our innovative technology to new markets. Canada is a key geography for spinal and brain applications, and we are excited to provide our Renaissance technology to the patients of Canada.”