REDWOOD CITY, Calif., June 3 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Cardica, Inc. (Nasdaq: CRDC ) today announced that Bernard A. Hausen, M.D., Ph.D., the company's president and chief executive officer, is scheduled to present at Needham & Company's Ninth Annual Healthcare Conference in New York on June 9, 2010 at 4:40 p.m. Eastern Time.
To access the live and subsequently archived webcast of the presentation, go to the Investor Relations section of the company's website at www.cardica.com . Please connect to the website at least 15 minutes prior to the presentation to allow for any necessary software downloads.
Cardica designs and manufactures proprietary stapling devices for cardiac and endoscopic surgical procedures. Cardica's stapling technology minimizes operating time and enables minimally-invasive and robot-assisted surgeries. Cardica manufactures and markets its automated anastomosis systems, the C-Port(R) Distal Anastomosis Systems and PAS-Port(R) Proximal Anastomosis System, for coronary artery bypass graft (CABG) surgery and has shipped over 28,000 units throughout the world. In addition, the company is developing the Cardica Microcutter ES8, a true multi-fire endoscopic stapling device designed to be used in a variety of procedures, including bariatric, thoracic and general surgery.