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January 24, 2018

Allurion Technologies @ AGA Tech Summit

Allurion was chosen as one of four innovators by the American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) Center for GI Innovation and Technology to present at the 2014 AGA Technology Summit.  The presentation provided an overview of the benefits and limitations of prior-generation intragastric balloons.  It also highlighted performance data on Allurion’s Elipse intragastric balloon.  A summary of the event was published in the AGA Tech Report.

January 24, 2018

Allurion Technologies @ Obesity Week

We will be presenting our pilot human clinical data at Obesity Week on November 4. Obesity Week brings together thousands of attendees from all around the world to discuss cutting edge obesity science, advances in clinical management of obesity, and obesity public policy. This year, it is right in our backyard in Boston, MA. Check out the schedule for the event here. We hope that you can join us!

January 24, 2018

Dr. Shantanu Gaur presents at SAGES 2015

Allurion Technologies co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer Dr. Shantanu Gaur presented an update on the Elipse Balloon at the 2015 Society for American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES) surgeons. We would like to thank the organizers of SAGES for a wonderful conference!

January 24, 2018

Team Allurion at NON INVA 2015

Team Allurion attended and gave two talks at the recent NON INVA conference in Lyon, France. Allurion presented an update on the Elipse System and a recently published review on gastric balloons. We would like to thank the organizers for a wonderful conference!

January 24, 2018

Team Allurion at IFSO 2015

Team Allurion gave a podium presentation at IFSO 2015, hosted its 1st Expert Meeting, and engaged with future Elipse users from all around the world. Thank you to the organizers for a wonderful conference!

January 24, 2018

Allurion Technologies’ Elipse Intragastric Balloon Receives Prestigious SAGES Innovation Award

Allurion Technologies announced today that its flagship product, the Elipse Balloon, has received the prestigious Emerging Technology Innovation Award from the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES). The Elipse Device is the world’s first procedureless™ intragastric balloon: it is placed and removed without surgery, endoscopy or anesthesia. It is the first intragastric balloon to receive this award. The Elipse System received European Union CE marking in late 2015 and is now available at leading weight loss centers in the United Kingdom, Italy and France. Plans for commercial expansion within Europe and in the Middle East are underway. For the…

January 23, 2017

Allurion Named Finalist in Lyfebulb-Novo Nordisk Innovation Summit

We were honored to be finalists at the Lyfebulb – Novo Nordisk Innovation Summit. Here is a video of our founder, Dr. Shantanu Gaur, presenting the Elipse Balloon to a packed crowd!

May 6, 2016

Allurion Technologies’ Elipse Intragastric Balloon Receives Prestigious SAGES Innovation Award

Allurion Technologies announced today that its flagship product, the Elipse Balloon, has received the prestigious Emerging Technology Innovation Award from the Society of American Gastrointestinal and Endoscopic Surgeons (SAGES). The Elipse Device is the world’s first procedureless™ intragastric balloon: it is placed and removed without surgery, endoscopy or anesthesia. It is the first intragastric balloon to receive this award. The Elipse System received European Union CE marking in late 2015 and is now available at leading weight loss centers in the United Kingdom, Italy and France. Plans for commercial expansion within Europe and in the Middle East are underway. For the…

September 13, 2015

Team Allurion at IFSO 2015

Team Allurion gave a podium presentation at IFSO 2015, hosted its 1st Expert Meeting, and engaged with future Elipse users from all around the world. Thank you to the organizers for a wonderful conference!

May 11, 2015

Team Allurion at NON INVA 2015

Team Allurion attended and gave two talks at the recent NON INVA conference in Lyon, France. Allurion presented an update on the Elipse System and a recently published review on gastric balloons. We would like to thank the organizers for a wonderful conference!