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Cook Children’s Hospital in Texas acquires NBS System from Nexstim Plc

14 November 2016

Nexstim Plc (NXTMH:HEX, NXTMS:STO) ("Nexstim" or "Company"), a medical technology company with a pioneering navigated non-invasive brain stimulation system, announces that Cook Children’s Hospital in Fort Worth, Texas has recently purchased a Navigated Brain Stimulation (NBS) System.

The NBS System at Cook Children’s will be used for diagnostic brain mapping in paediatric patients for the treatment of tumours, epilepsy and other neurologic related disorders.

Commenting on this news, Martin Jamieson, CEO said: “We are delighted that such an internationally recognised children's hospital has decided to acquire our unique brain mapping system. We look forward to supporting the team at Cook Children’s with this Nexstim technology.”

 

NEXSTIM PLC

Martin Jamieson, CEO

Further information is available on the website www.nexstim.com or by telephone:

Nexstim                                                                                                                   +447715163942

Martin Jamieson, CEO                                                                     martin.jamieson@nexstim.com

Consilium Strategic Communications                                                                 +44 (0)20 3709 5700

Mary-Jane Elliott / Ivar Milligan / Laura Thornton                             nexstim@consilium-comms.com

 

About Nexstim Plc

Nexstim is a medical technology company which has pioneered its technology in brain diagnostics with the Navigated Brain Stimulation (NBS) system. It is the first and only FDA cleared and CE marked system based on navigated Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation (nTMS) for pre-surgical mapping of the speech and motor cortices of the brain. Based on the same technology platform, the Company has developed a system called Navigated Brain Therapy (NBT®) which is CE marked for the treatment of chronic neuropathic pain, major depression and stroke. Nexstim shares are listed on the Nasdaq First North Finland and Nasdaq First North Sweden. For more information, please visit www.nexstim.com.

About Cook Children’s

Cook Children's Health Care System embraces an inspiring Promise – to improve the health of every child in our region through the prevention and treatment of illness, disease and injury. Based in Fort Worth, Texas, we’re proud of our long and rich tradition of serving our community. For nearly 100 years we’ve worked to improve the health of children from across our primary service area of Denton, Hood, Johnson, Parker, Tarrant and Wise counties. We combine the art of caring with leading technology and extraordinary collaboration to provide exceptional care for every child. This has earned Cook Children's a strong, far-reaching reputation with patients traveling from around the country and the globe to receive life-saving paediatric care.

Press Release - NBS Cook Children's - 14 Nov 2016.pdf

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