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Epineuron enrols first patient in nerve regeneration study

August 31, 2023

Epineuron has enrolled the first patient in a trial investigating its PeriPulse device for the treatment of acute peripheral nerve injury.

The Ontario, Canada-based company plans to enrol a total of 110 patients across Canada and the US in the study called REGAIN, in what it calls the largest medical device study for nerve regeneration.

PeriPulse is a temporary peripheral nerve stimulation system. It delivers electrical impulses directly to the damaged nerve either during surgery or shortly after. The therapy works by promoting neurotrophic factors which activate growth-associated gene expression.

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