BURLINGAME, Calif., Sept. 14 -- Altus Medical, a US-based developer of aesthetic laser systems, has received the Conformite European (CE) mark of approval for its CoolGlide aesthetic laser system. The CoolGlide is a long-pulse Nd:YAG laser designed to remove hair and treat vascular lesions in light and dark skin types. The CE mark provides Altus Medical with the ability to market its laser all over Europe. The award of the CE Mark represents a significant step in the growth of our company and will expand our presence in the global marketplace, said Kevin Connors, CEO and president of Altus Medical. This international achievement of quality reflects the tremendous dedication and hard work of our employees in addition to providing innovative, effective and safe technology to the European Community.