|[April 10, 2012]
QUAN Spearheads New Initiatives in Explosive Medical Robotics Sector
HOUSTON --(Business Wire)--
Quantum (News - Alert) International Corp. (OTCBB: QUAN), an emerging robotics
innovation company, announced today that it is sharpening its focus and
exploring new initiatives in the booming medical robotics sector.
The company is currently seeking out targets that are developing the
next generation of computer-generated surgical tools and robots to
market and distribute to medical centers around the world. QUAN is
working to join a booming global robotics industry valued at an
estimated $2.1 billion in 2011 and projected to reach $3.6 billion by
2016 (BCC (News - Alert) Research).
The advantages of robotic surgery include better precision, smaller
incisions, decreased blood loss, less pain, shorter healing time and
articulation beyond normal manipulation. As of end-2010, only 1,752
robotic surgical systems have been installed globally. QUAN's aggressive
new initiative could lead to more advancements in this sector, as
surgeons seek out newer, more affordable ways to perform complex medical
The U.S. accounted for more than two-thirds of the global medical robot
and computer-assisted surgery market in 2010, a share that BCC Research
expects to remain nearly steady through 2016. Europe is the
second-largest market for Medical Robotics and Computer-Assisted Surgery
(MRCAS), with a little less than one-quarter of the market.
For more information on Quantum International's robotics initiatives,
please visit http://www.quantuminternationalcorp.com/investors.html.
Quantum International Corp. is working to develop the next generation of
robotics technology to compete in a booming global industry alongside
Hansen Medical, Inc. (Nasdaq: HNSN), MAKO Surgical Corp. (Nasdaq: MAKO),
Covidien (NYSE: COV), Varian Medical Systems Inc. (VAR), and Accuray
Incorporated (Nasdaq: ARAY).
About QUAN International Corp.
Quantum International Corp. (OTCBB: QUAN) is an emerging robotics
innovation company working to commercialize the next generation of
sophisticated, automated technology. The Company is positioning itself
to develop, deliver and market the most cutting-edge innovations in
robotics in order to leverage the worldwide demand for the precision,
speed, and cost-effectiveness these technologies offer.
For more information about Quantum International Corp., please visit http://www.quantuminternationalcorp.com/.
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