TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct 23, 2013) - Novadaq® Technologies Inc. ("Novadaq" or the "Company") (NDQ.TO)(NVDQ), a developer of real‐time medical imaging systems for use in the operating room, announced today that it has commenced an underwritten public offering of its common shares. The offering is being conducted in the United States pursuant to the Company's effective shelf registration statement filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (the "SEC"). The price to the public of each common share will be subject to market conditions.
Piper Jaffray & Co. will act as sole underwriter for the offering.
The common shares will be issued in the United States pursuant to the Company's effective shelf registration statement filed with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission and will not be offered for sale or distributed in any province or territory in Canada. The offering is being made only by means of a prospectus supplement and accompanying final short form base shelf prospectus. Copies of the preliminary supplement, when available, and the accompanying short form base shelf prospectus can be obtained at www.sedar.com and ww.sec.gov, respectively, and may also be obtained upon request by contacting Piper Jaffray & Co. at 800 Nicollet Mall, J12S03, Minneapolis, MN 55402, or by email firstname.lastname@example.org, or by telephone at (800) 747-3924.
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or a solicitation of an offer to buy the securities described herein, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
About Novadaq Technologies Inc:
Enabling medical professionals with clinically-relevant, point-of-care imaging solutions to enhance the lives of patients and their caregivers, while reducing health care costs, is Novadaq's global mission. SPY® fluorescence imaging technology provides surgeons with real-time visualization, leading to improved outcomes and reduced costs without exposing the patient to radiation. More than 80 peer-reviewed publications demonstrate that the use of SPY imaging during complex surgery, leads to fewer post-operative complications and lower hospital costs.
SPY Imaging Systems are United States Food and Drug Administration 510(k) cleared for use in seven surgical specialties. The endoscopic version of SPY called PINPOINT®, combines the capabilities of SPY Imaging with high definition ("HD") visible light visualization offered by conventional endoscopes. LUNA™ is used to assess perfusion in patients being treated for non-healing wounds. In August 2013, Novadaq acquired the surgical scintigraphy imaging technology, which is being developed for perioperative imaging of sentinel lymph nodes and tumor margins. Our unique business model of partnering with market-leading companies to drive adoption of our imaging technology, while building our own commercial infrastructure, is the cornerstone of our corporate strategy for growth.
Forward Looking Statements
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Readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this press release. Due to risks and uncertainties, including the risks and uncertainties identified by Novadaq in its public securities filings available at www.sec.gov and www.sedar.com, actual events may differ materially from current expectations. Novadaq disclaims any intention or obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise.