EnteroMedics (NASDAQ:ETRM), a developer of minimally invasive medical devices for the treatment of obesity, metabolic diseases and other gastrointestinal disorders, this morning priced its underwritten public offering of 20,000 units at a price to the public of $1,000 per unit. The gross proceeds to EnteroMedics is expected to be $20 million.
A total of 20,000 shares of preferred stock convertible into 8.7 million shares of common stock, and warrants to purchase 8.7 million shares of common stock will be issued in the offering. The closing of the offering is expected to take place on or about August 16, 2017.
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About EnteroMedics Inc.
EnteroMedics is a medical device company focused on the development and commercialization of technology to treat obesity and metabolic diseases. vBloc® Neurometabolic Therapy, delivered by an FDA-approved pacemaker-like device called the vBloc® System, is designed to help patients feel full and eat less by intermittently blocking hunger signals on the vagus nerve. EnteroMedics recently acquired the Gastric Vest System™ through its acquisition of BarioSurg, Inc. The Gastric Vest is an investigational, minimally invasive, laparoscopically implanted medical device being studied for weight loss in morbidly obese patients. The device wraps around the stomach, emulating the effect of conventional weight-loss surgery, and is intended to enable gastric volume reduction without permanently changing patient anatomy.
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