Echo Therapeutics Announces New Website Launch

Jul 01, 2015, 11:06 ET from Echo Therapeutics, Inc.

ISELIN, N.J., July 1, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Echo Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ECTE), a medical device company focused on non-invasive continuous glucose monitoring and associated technologies, today announced the launch of its new and completely re-designed corporate website Echo's new site provides quick and intuitive access to Echo's technology and enhances the quality and availability of company information.

The new website better communicates to prospective customers and stakeholders what Echo can bring to market – a leading edge, non-invasive continuous glucose monitoring technology for the diabetes and wearable health markets.

"Our new website reflects the direction we are heading and reinforces our dedication to providing the best user-experience. By shifting the focus to the benefits that people can gain with our product, we are showing how our continuous glucose sensing technology can fit into everyone's daily lives," commented Scott Hollander, Echo's President and CEO. "As we move toward the anticipated commercialization of our technology, we are eager to communicate directly with the public to share valuable information in a timely manner."

About Echo Therapeutics

Echo Therapeutics is developing its non-invasive, wireless, continuous glucose monitoring (CGM) system. A significant opportunity exists for the Company's CGM to be used in the fitness, weight loss and personal lifestyle wearable-health space. A longer-term opportunity also exists in the outpatient diabetes and hospital settings. Echo developed its needle-free skin preparation device as a platform technology that allows for enhanced skin permeation enabling extraction of analytes, such as glucose, and enhanced delivery of topical pharmaceuticals.

Cautionary Statement Regarding Forward Looking Statements

The statements in this press release that are not historical facts may constitute forward-looking statements that are based on current expectations and are subject to risks and uncertainties that could cause actual future results to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such statements. Those risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to, risks related to regulatory approvals and the success of Echo's clinical studies, the safety and efficacy of Echo's CGM System, the failure of future development and preliminary marketing efforts related to Echo's CGM System, Echo's ability to secure additional commercial partnering arrangements, risks and uncertainties relating to Echo's and its partners' ability to develop, market and sell Echo's CGM System, the availability of substantial additional equity or debt capital to support its research, development and product commercialization activities, and the success of its research, development, regulatory approval, marketing and distribution plans and strategies, including those plans and strategies related to its CGM System. These and other risks and uncertainties are identified and described in more detail in Echo's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including, without limitation, its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2014, its Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q, and its Current Reports on Form 8-K. Echo undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements.

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