Dexcom G6 CGM System receives CE mark

|By:, SA News Editor

Dexcom (NASDAQ:DXCM) announces that the company has received CE Mark for its Dexcom G6 System for people with diabetes ages two years and up.

The Dexcom G6 will be available in the U.K. and Ireland this month and is expected to be introduced into other European countries later this year.

Dexcom G6 encompasses new features that empower users to take control of their diabetes:

Eliminates fingersticks for calibration or diabetes treatment decisions,

Customisable alarms and alerts to warn users of dangerous glucose levels,

An auto-applicator designed to make sensor insertion very simple and as painless as possible,

Continuous glucose readings sent automatically using Bluetooth technology.