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2014-09-18 12:29:00

MARIETTA, Ga., Sept. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), an integrated developer, processor and marketer of patent protected regenerative biomaterials and bioimplants processed from human amniotic membrane, announced today that it has entered into a distribution agreement with Zimmer, Inc. Through the agreement, MiMedx will provide its dehydrated human amnion/chorion membrane ("dHACM") allograft products to Zimmer to be marketed non- exclusively on a private...

2014-09-16 16:21:03

Technology used in NASA Mars missions will provide insights into microbial testing related to tissue processing CENTENNIAL, Colo., Sept. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AlloSource, one of the nation's largest providers of skin, bone and soft tissue allografts for use in surgical procedures, and the world's largest processor of cellular bone allografts, signed a Space Act Agreement with National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) to...

2014-09-12 12:25:33

Donor Alliance and the Colorado Hospital Association recognize the outstanding efforts of healthcare organizations to make the gift of life possible in Colorado DENVER, Sept. 12, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, St. Anthony Hospital, Swedish Medical Center, The Medical Center of Aurora, Medical Center of the Rockies and The Rocky Mountain Hospital for Children at Presbyterian/St. Luke's Hospital were recognized with Ending the Wait awards for their outstanding achievements in facilitating...

2014-09-03 12:24:59

Study determines allografts with both amnion and chorion contain approximately 20 times more cytokines than the competitive single layer amnion allografts evaluated MARIETTA, Ga., Sept. 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), an integrated developer, processor and marketer of patent protected regenerative biomaterials and bioimplants processed from human amniotic membrane, announced today the publication of another peer-reviewed scientific study in the scientific...

2014-08-28 12:29:36

MILWAUKEE, Aug. 28, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- BloodCenter of Wisconsin's Diagnostic Laboratories today announced the availability of an innovative Erythroid Chimerism test to monitor erythroid lineage chimerism in patients with sickle cell disease (SCD) following allogeneic bone marrow transplantation. This allows the physician to directly gauge the success of the transplant in these patients and provides physicians with actionable information to guide patient care. Sickle cell...

2014-08-20 16:25:44

CENTENNIAL, Colo., Aug. 20, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AlloSource, one of the nation's largest providers of skin, bone and soft tissue allografts for use in surgical procedures, and the world's largest processor of cellular bone allografts, today announced the appointment of Milo Metcalf as Vice President of Operations. Metcalf has more than 16 years of experience in engineering and operations roles in the global medical device industry. His background includes oversight of...

2014-08-13 08:29:18

CARLSBAD, Calif., Aug. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Biologics announced today the acceptance for publication of a new OsteoAMP study to be published in the Journal of Spine. In the study titled, Clinical Validation of Allogeneic Morphogenetic Protein: Donor Intervariability, Terminal Irradiation and Age of Product is not Clinically Relevant, an analysis was completed looking at the effects of different variables between allograft donors that were used to process OsteoAMP which...

2014-07-25 12:25:23

Company honored as the Healthiest Employer for the second year in a row by The Denver Business Journal and for its Outstanding Culture of Well-Being by Cigna CENTENNIAL, Colo., July 25, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AlloSource, one of the nation's largest providers of skin, bone and soft tissue allografts for use in surgical procedures, and the world's largest processor of cellular bone allografts, received a pair of wellness awards from Cigna and the Denver Business Journal....

2014-07-24 12:25:16

CARLSBAD, Calif., July 24, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Advanced Biologics, currently attending the NASS Summer Spine Meeting in Amelia Island, FL, announced today the publishing of two abstracts within The Bone and Joint Journal. Initially presented at the European Orthopaedic Research Society meeting, both abstracts further substantiate the differentiation and clinical benefit of OsteoAMP® allograft-derived growth factor. The first abstract, "Osteoinductivity and osteogenicity of...

2014-07-23 08:30:59

MARIETTA, Ga., July 23, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), an integrated developer, processor and marketer of patent-protected regenerative biomaterials and bioimplants processed from human amniotic membrane, announced today it has filed its initial Investigational New Drug ("IND") application with the Food and Drug Administration ("FDA"). The IND submission, which was filed yesterday, July 22, 2014, is the Company's initial submission for certain indications...


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