Philips to distribute Corindus’s cardiology system in US

An agreement between Philips and Corindus will see Philips become the exclusive US distributor of Corindus’s CorPath 200, a robotic-assisted system for the minimally invasive treatment of obstructed coronary arteries for patients with coronary artery disease.

CorPath 200 can be integrated with all major X-ray fluoroscopy systems, including Philips’ Allura X-ray equipment, and can be used with standard stents, catheters and guide wires.

The financial details of the agreement were not disclosed.