TEL AVIV, July 28 LabStyle Innovations Corp
said on Monday it has received approval from Israel's
Ministry of Health to sell its Dario smart meter for diabetes in
The market launch of Dario began in late March in the United
Kingdom, Italy, and New Zealand. In early 2014 LabStyle said it
filed an application with the U.S. Food and Drug Administration
to market the Dario system.
LabStyle said it plans to market Dario in six additional
territories by the end of 2014.
Dario is a cloud-based, diabetes management solution that
allows diabetics to monitor their blood sugars and gain insights
into managing their disease using their mobile devices.
According to the International Diabetes Federation, diabetes
affects more than 8 percent of adults in Israel from the age of
20-79 and its prevalence is growing.
(Reporting by Tova Cohen)