25 October 2011 - Epigenomics AG (ETR:ECX), a Germany-based company engaged in molecular diagnostics of cancer, announced on Tuesday that it is to launch its Epi proColon 2.0 CE in Europe during the United European Gastroenterology Week (UEGW
) event to be held in Stockholm, Sweden.
However, as Professor Christian Ell of the clinical centre Wiesbaden, teaching hospital of the University of Mainz in Germany explained at a press conference at the 18th United European Gastroenterology Week (UEGW
) in Barcelona, a simplified single-balloon enteroscope was recently introduced, prompting the initiation of the first randomised study comparing the two techniques.
The company added that results will be presented in a late breaking oral session at the 19th United European Gastroenterology Week (UEGW
) in Stockholm on 24 October.
The quest to achieve a deeper understanding of the causes of IBD and CrohnEoACAOs disease is a major focus of this year's United European Gastroenterology Week (UEGW
) in Barcelona from 23 to 27 October 2010.