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2013-07-31 08:26:46

MARIETTA, Ga., July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), an integrated developer, manufacturer and marketer of patent protected regenerative biomaterials and bioimplants processed from human amniotic membrane, announced today that its study "Biological Properties of Dehydrated Human Amnion/Chorion Grafts: Implications for Chronic Wound Healing" has been accepted for publication in the International Wound Journal. The electronic publication of the study will be...

2013-07-30 08:34:34

MARIETTA, Ga., July 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), an integrated developer, manufacturer and marketer of patent protected regenerative biomaterials and bioimplants processed from human amniotic membrane, announced today that its study "An evaluation of dehydrated human amniotic membrane allografts in patients with DFUs" has been published in the July 2013 edition of the Journal of Wound Care (Vol. 22, Issue 7, 11 Jul 2013, pp 347 - 351). The electronic...

2013-07-29 23:00:44

Navy Corpsman injured while serving in Afghanistan Selected to Represent Tissue Recipients on the American Association of Tissue Bank’s “Donate Life” Float Alachua, FL (PRWEB) July 29, 2013 AxoGen, Inc. (OTCQB: AXGN), a leading regenerative medicine company focused on the development and commercialization of products and technologies for peripheral nerve reconstruction and regeneration, today announced that Navy Corpsman Edward Bonfiglio, a patient who received limb sparing surgery...

2013-07-25 16:24:48

CENTENNIAL, Colo., July 25, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AlloSource (www.allosource.org), one of the nation's largest non-profit providers of skin, bone and soft tissue allografts for use in surgical procedures and the world's largest processor of cellular bone allografts, was selected this week as Denver's Healthiest Employer for medium-sized companies, as judged by the 2013 Denver Business Journal Healthiest Employers awards program. The competition is designed to recognize...

2013-07-16 08:30:46

Begins a Ten-Year Partnership with the Phoenix Society CENTENNIAL, Colo., July 16, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AlloSource, one of the nation's largest non-profit providers of skin, bone and soft tissue allografts for use in surgical procedures and the world's largest processor of cellular bone allografts, announced today it pledged an annual financial contribution to the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors. Working with burn survivors is an important cause to AlloSource. Many...

2013-07-11 12:28:21

EDISON, N.J., July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MTF, the Musculoskeletal Transplant Foundation, announced today that it is the first tissue bank to receive approvals to market human allografts in Australia under the new Australian Biologics Framework, implemented in May 2011. The first two approved biologics in Australia are: DBX® Putty - an osteoinductive bone allograft processed from donated human tissue, specifically designed to meet the Australian medical and regulatory...

2013-07-09 12:27:39

NEW HAVEN, Conn., July 9, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Soft Tissue Regeneration, Inc. announced the enrollment of its first patient in a clinical trial of the company's L-C Ligament®, a bioresorbable scaffold for soft tissue regeneration of the anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) of the knee. The patient was implanted at Isala Klinieken in Zwolle, The Netherlands, by a team led by Dr. Kees van Egmond and supervised by Drs. Robert Arciero and Robert Stanton of the United States. The implant...

2013-06-24 23:01:31

High incidences of orthopedic ACL injuries contribute to spurring the ACL/PCL reconstruction and fixation market Vancouver, BC (PRWEB) June 24, 2013 According to statistics released by the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons along with the American Orthopaedic Society for Sports Medicine, there are approximately 150,000 ACL (anterior cruciate ligament) injuries each year in the United States. One of the main causes of ACL injury is direct impact to the knee, which often happens in...

2013-06-19 16:25:50

CENTENNIAL, Colo., June 19, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- AlloSource, one of the nation's largest non-profit providers of skin, bone and soft tissue allografts for use in surgical procedures and the world's largest processor of cellular bone allografts announced today that it has become a Donate Life Partner. Through the new partnership with Donate Life America (DLA), AlloSource is investing in the great work that DLA does to increase the number of lives saved or healed through organ,...

2013-06-11 12:29:46

MARIETTA, Ga., June 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc. (NASDAQ: MDXG), an integrated developer, manufacturer and marketer of patent protected regenerative biomaterials and bioimplants processed from human amniotic membrane, announced today its receipt of three newly issued patents related to tissue allografts derived from the placenta. The U.S Patent Office has issued to MiMedx® U.S. Patent Number 8,409,626, "Placental Tissue Grafts" with a grant date of April 2, 2013. The U.S....