FDA OKs Intuitive's new da Vinci X system

|About: Intuitive Surgical, Inc. (ISRG)|By:, SA News Editor

The FDA grants 510(k) clearance for Intuitive Surgical's (NASDAQ:ISRG) new da Vinci X Surgical System. The company says the product will provide surgeons and hospitals with access to some of the most advanced robotic-assisted surgery technology at a lower cost. Commercial launch will commence later this year.

The system was CE Mark'd last month.