Caliber Imaging & Diagnostics, formerly Lucid, announces receipt of $1.4m in orders for VivaScope systems from its European distributor MAVIG GmbH. These units are scheduled to be shipped in the first half of 2014. MAVIG has been Caliber’s exclusive distributor in Europe for the past eight years.

Giuseppe Solomita, Director International Sales of MAVIG, said, "This order for VivaScope systems further cements our long and solid relationship with Caliber I.D. As evidenced by the magnitude of this order, a growing number of physicians, hospitals and clinics throughout Europe are recognizing the benefits of using VivaScope. We believe Caliber’s noninvasive point-of-care platform imaging technology represents an important advancement in diagnostics and medical research, and we are pleased to have a long relationship with the Company."

L. Michael Hone, Chief Executive Officer of Caliber I.D., said, "The European healthcare market represents a vibrant arena in which to highlight the power of VivaScope. As we continue to expand our global footprint, Europe will remain a key focus of our distribution efforts, and MAVIG has proven to be the ideal partner in this endeavor. We look forward to the broadened use of our VivaScope system in the European market, and to building on the approximately 200 VivaScope units already sold to MAVIG."

Founded in 1921, MAVIG GmbH is a globally successful company with an outstanding reputation in x-ray protection, system solutions and mounting technology for medical equipment.