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OrbusNeich Initiates HARMONEE Study in Japan to Evaluate the COMBO™ Dual Therapy Stent

Company Initiates Joint U.S. and Japanese Registration Trial

HONG KONG, Feb. 26, 2014 – OrbusNeich today announced that patient enrollment has been initiated in Japan in the pivotal clinical trial of the COMBO Dual Therapy Stent™ (COMBO Stent) employing a single Japan-U.S. protocol conducted as a Global Clinical Trial “proof-of-concept” under the framework of the joint Japan-U.S. Harmonization-By-Doing [HBD] initiative. The first patient was enrolled at Shonan Kamakura General Hospital, Japan, by Dr. Shigeru Saito, M.D., the vice director of the hospital and co-principal investigator of the study.