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SANUWAVE Announces Appointment of LITHOMED as Distributor for Orthopedics Products in Taiwan
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SANUWAVE Announces Appointment of LITHOMED as Distributor for Orthopedics Products in Taiwan

SUWANEE, GA–(Marketwired – May 25, 2017) – SANUWAVE Health, Inc. (OTCQB: SNWV) is pleased to announce that the company has appointed LITHOMED to act as distributors for SANUWAVE’s Orthopedic products in Taiwan. Kevin Richardson II, CEO and Chairman, stated, “SANUWAVE has committed to deliver 3-5 new distribution partners in the […]

NovaBone Announces Irrigation Resistant Products with Carriers that have Synergistic Effect in Bone Formation
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NovaBone Announces Irrigation Resistant Products with Carriers that have Synergistic Effect in Bone Formation

May 24, 2017 JACKSONVILLE, Fla.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NovaBone Products, a leading biologics medical device company, announces the addition of NovaBone IRM and NovaBone IRM MacroPOR to its portfolio of biologically active bone graft substitutes. NovaBone IRM, and NovaBone IRM MacroPOR are the most advanced bioactive synthetic bone graft substitutes available to the […]

SANUWAVE Health Announces Shock Wave Scientific Program in Milan, Italy Conducted by Medical Advanced Technologies, 26 May, 2017
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SANUWAVE Health Announces Shock Wave Scientific Program in Milan, Italy Conducted by Medical Advanced Technologies, 26 May, 2017

SUWANEE, GA–(Marketwired – May 23, 2017) – SANUWAVE Health, Inc. (OTCQB: SNWV) is pleased to announce that the company’s exclusive distributor in Italy, Medical Advanced Technologies S.R.L. (MATEK) is sponsoring a one day scientific program to be conducted in Milan, Italy on May 26, 2017. This program, Workshop@Rooftop, will be held […]

BONESUPPORT™ Announces First Patient Enrolled in FORTIFY Trial with CERAMENT®|G
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BONESUPPORT™ Announces First Patient Enrolled in FORTIFY Trial with CERAMENT®|G

Lund, Sweden, 22 May 2017– BONESUPPORT AB, an emerging leader in innovative injectable bioceramic bone substitute products to treat bone voids caused by trauma, infection, disease or related surgery, today announced that the first patient has been enrolled by Dr Ravi Karia at the  University of Texas Health Science Center […]

Anika Celebrates 25th Anniversary and Inaugurates Newly Expanded Global Manufacturing Facility
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Anika Celebrates 25th Anniversary and Inaugurates Newly Expanded Global Manufacturing Facility

May 23, 2017 08:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time BEDFORD, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Anika Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: ANIK), a global, integrated orthopedics medicines company specializing in therapeutics based on its proprietary hyaluronic acid (“HA”) technology, is hosting a celebration today at its Bedford, Massachusetts headquarters to commemorate its 25th anniversary and inaugurate its […]

CollPlant Signs New Exclusive Distribution Agreement in Turkey for Vergenix®FG Wound Treatment
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CollPlant Signs New Exclusive Distribution Agreement in Turkey for Vergenix®FG Wound Treatment

NES ZIONA, Israel, May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — CollPlant (TASE: CLPT), a regenerative medicine company utilizing its proprietary plant-based rhCollagen (recombinant human “rhCollagen”) technology for tissue repair products announced that the Company has signed a new, exclusive distributor agreement in Turkey to market Vergenix®FG, for the treatment of chronic wounds. […]

Organogenesis Closes on a $20 Million Facility from Eastward Capital Partners
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Organogenesis Closes on a $20 Million Facility from Eastward Capital Partners

CANTON, Mass., May 22, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Organogenesis Inc., a commercial leader in the field of regenerative medicine focusing on advanced wound care and surgical biologics, today closed a $20 million financing facility with Eastward Capital Partners, a leading provider of venture debt and equity financing to technology companies. “We were […]

Florida Institute Funds Alachua-based Amend Surgical
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Florida Institute Funds Alachua-based Amend Surgical

GAINESVILLE, Fla. and BOCA RATON, Fla., May 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — The Florida Institute for the Commercialization of Public Research (the Florida Institute) announced today that it has finalized a funding agreement with Amend Surgical, an Alachua-based medical device company with newly licensed technology developed at the University of Florida. The Florida […]

Stryker and AlloSource announce collaboration to distribute biologics for use in sports medicine procedures
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Stryker and AlloSource announce collaboration to distribute biologics for use in sports medicine procedures

DENVER, May 18, 2017 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Today at the 2017 Annual Arthroscopy Association of North America (AANA) Meeting (booth #109), Stryker’s Sports Medicine business and AlloSource® formally announced their collaboration to provide high quality, innovative biologics for use in sports medicine procedures. This collaboration is driven by the companies’ combined […]

Study results demonstrate 74% reduction in surgical site infections with use of PICO™ Single use Negative Pressure Wound Therapy system
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Study results demonstrate 74% reduction in surgical site infections with use of PICO™ Single use Negative Pressure Wound Therapy system

16 May 2017 Smith & Nephew (LSE:SN, NYSE:SNN), the global medical technology business, proudly supports results of an independent, randomised clinical trial1 concluding that, in the patients studied, the use of the PICO Single Use Negative Pressure Wound Therapy (NPWT) system significantly reduced the rate of surgical site infections (SSI) […]

Colorado Therapeutics Appoints Medtronic Executive John Lorbiecki as Chief Operating Officer in Advance of XI-S+™ Launch
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Colorado Therapeutics Appoints Medtronic Executive John Lorbiecki as Chief Operating Officer in Advance of XI-S+™ Launch

BROOMFIELD, Colo., May 15, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Colorado Therapeutics LLC, a commercial-stage medical device company with a proprietary technology platform for the production of innovative cross-linked tissue products, announced that John Lorbiecki has been appointed to the newly created position of chief operating officer effective March 21, 2017. Mr. […]

SANUWAVE Appoints LOK North America as Territory Sales Manager for Sourcing and Screening of Potential Distributors for Company’s Products in Canada
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SANUWAVE Appoints LOK North America as Territory Sales Manager for Sourcing and Screening of Potential Distributors for Company’s Products in Canada

SUWANEE, GA–(Marketwired – May 11, 2017) – SANUWAVE Health, Inc. (OTCQB: SNWV) is pleased to announce that the company has appointed LOK North America to act as Territory Sales Manager for sourcing and screening of potential distributors for SANUWAVE’s products in Canada. André Mouton, V.P. International Sales and Relations of […]

International Life Sciences Appoints Aaron C. Smith as New Chief Executive Officer of Artelon®
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International Life Sciences Appoints Aaron C. Smith as New Chief Executive Officer of Artelon®

May 08, 2017 ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–International Life Sciences, LLC, announces the appointment of Aaron C. Smith as Chief Executive Officer of Artelon®, the leader in synthetic biomaterial technology for orthopedic soft tissue reinforcement. Mr. Smith is a 23-year orthopedic industry veteran and biomedical engineer who joins the company after 6 years […]