The European Patent Office issued patent EP35124 by Aristeia AS on the 5th of May 2021.

The patent covers a mechanical tourniquet for controlling haemorrhage in the extremities. In the related claims Aristeia has described a novel transmission system for achieving rapid pressure build up with the combination of a pull cord and connected gears.

"We see the decision as affirmation that the product represents a differentiation from existing solutions and the company looks forward to further demonstrating this through its upcoming trials" , says CEO Gard Fostad Moe.