Aragon specializes in advanced radio frequency (RF) electrosurgical instruments.
Tuttlingen. Aesculap announced on September 22 that it has acquired the assets of Aragon Surgical, Inc. Aragon Surgical specializes in advanced radio frequency (RF) electrosurgical instruments for tissue fusion and cutting. The Caiman® instruments are the only RF devices on the market with an articulating jaw – technology which allows the surgeon unparalleled maneuverability at the surgical site. With this addition to the portfolio, Aesculap is expanding its product line in the field of open surgery and, above all, laparoscopic surgery.
Prof. Dr. Hanns-Peter Knaebel, Chairman of the Management Board of Aesculap AG in Tuttlingen, said: “Taking over Aragon Surgical is a further step in the long-term positioning of Aesculap as an innovative provider of endoscopic instruments, which is also reflected in the large number of development projects”.