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Lexington Biosciences Receives HeartSentry USPTO Patent Approval


Posted on: 25 Jul 18

--Patent encompasses functional claims, underlying science and methods

VANCOUVER, British Columbia, July 25, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Lexington Biosciences, Inc. (CSE:LNB) (OTCQB:LXGTF) (the “Company” or “Lexington”), a development-stage medical device company, is pleased to announce the issuance of U.S. Patent No. 10,028,664, which covers aspects of its HeartSentry device.

“Today’s news is a big deal for Lexington,” says Company CEO, Eric Willis. “The US Patent Office and our legal team did an extraordinary job in arriving at this approval so quickly. The fact that all key claims were reviewed and approved without significant amendment speaks volumes to the veracity of our research and the clearly defined parameters of the operating methodology. We also have numerous patents pending on individual aspects of the science, both domestically and overseas, but this particular patent approval should pave the way for subsequent approvals in other global jurisdictions.”

HeartSentry was designed by Lexington’s lead researcher, Chief Scientific Advisor Jonathan S. Maltz, Ph.D., as a diagnostic device that provides a new approach to non-invasive measurement and monitoring of cardiovascular health.  The device assesses the function of a patient’s vascular endothelium, the vital innermost lining of the cardiovascular system. The Company designed HeartSentry to be highly portable, accurate, quick, and cost-effective, with the intent to position it to become the standard of care for cardiologists, general practitioners, and ultimately for patients as a first-line evaluation of cardiovascular health.

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About Lexington Biosciences, Inc. (CSE:LNB) (OTCQB:LXGTF)
Lexington Biosciences is a medical device company developing the HeartSentry, a new non-invasive diagnostic device to measure and monitor cardiovascular health by assessing the function of a person’s vascular endothelium - the vital innermost lining of the cardiovascular system.  Currently, the standard of care is measurement using expensive external ultrasound by a highly trained technician.  The HeartSentry core technology was developed at the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory over a fifteen-year R&D period involving many research studies and product iterations resulting in a portfolio of multiple pending and issued patents licensed to the company. Our aim is to make HeartSentry accurate, quick, and cost effective so it can become the standard of care for cardiologists, general practitioners, and ultimately patients for first line evaluation of a person’s cardiovascular health.  Lexington is engaged with the US FDA and other regulatory agencies on the required product approvals for the HeartSentry. For more information about the company please visit: https://lexingtonbiosciences.com/.

On Behalf of the Board,

“Eric Willis”

Eric Willis
CEO & Director

CAUTIONARY DISCLAIMER STATEMENT:  The Canadian Securities Exchange has not reviewed and does not accept responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of the content of this news release.

This news release contains forward-looking statements relating to the completion of the listing of the Company’s shares on the Canadian Securities Exchange and other statements that are not historical facts. Forward-looking statements are often identified by terms such as "will", "may", "should", "anticipate", "expects" and similar expressions. All statements other than statements of historical fact, included in this release are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from the Company's expectations include the failure to satisfy the conditions of the Canadian Securities Exchange and other risks detailed from time to time in the filings made by the Company with securities regulations.

The reader is cautioned that assumptions used in the preparation of any forward-looking information may prove to be incorrect. Events or circumstances may cause actual results to differ materially from those predicted, as a result of numerous known and unknown risks, uncertainties, and other factors, many of which are beyond the control of the Company. The reader is cautioned not to place undue reliance on any forward-looking information. Such information, although considered reasonable by management at the time of preparation, may prove to be incorrect and actual results may differ materially from those anticipated. Forward-looking statements contained in this news release are expressly qualified by this cautionary statement. The forward-looking statements contained in this news release are made as of the date of this news release and the Company will update or revise publicly any of the included forward-looking statements as expressly required by applicable law.

CONTACT:
Lexington Biosciences, Inc.
+1 (800) 320-2640
info@lexingtonbiosciences.com
www.lexingtonbiosciences.com

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Last updated on: 25/07/2018

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