COLUMBIA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Osiris Therapeutics, Inc., het toonaangevende bedrijf in weefselherstel op celniveau dat zich richt op producten voor wondverzorging, orthopedie en sportgeneeskunde, presenteert vergevorderd klinisch onderzoek op de 26e Wound Management Association Conference.
De Conference of the European Wound Management Association (EWMA), de Deutscher Wundkongress en de WundD·A·CH hebben de handen ineengeslagen en bieden deelnemers een breed programma. Het evenement loopt van 11 tot 13 mei in de Duitse stad Bremen. Het overkoepelende thema van de conferentie, met meer dan vijfduizend deelnemers, is ‘Patients – Wounds – Rights’. De conferentie wil met dit thema extra aandacht vestigen op de blijvende noodzaak van een holistische aanpak van wondverzorging. Een van de primaire voorwaarden is de betrokkenheid van interdisciplinaire wondverzorgingsteams. EWMA staat als vertegenwoordiger van veel disciplines, specialiteiten en landen open voor uiteenlopende interessegebieden en perspectieven op wonderverzorging.
Osiris to Present at the 26th European Wound Management Association Conference
COLUMBIA, Md.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Osiris Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: OSIR), the leading cellular regenerative medicine company focused on developing and marketing products to treat conditions in wound care, orthopaedics and sports medicine, will present advanced clinical and scientific research at the 26 th European Wound Management Association Conference.
The Conference of the European Wound Management Association (EWMA), the 10 th Deutscher Wound Congress (Wundkongress) and the 2 nd Wound D·A·CH (WundD·A·CH) conference have joined forces and are offering participants a comprehensive programme on May 11-13, 2016 in Bremen, Germany. With over 5,000 participants, the overall theme of the conference is “Patients – Wounds – Rights”. With this theme, the conference wishes to highlight the continuous need to ensure that wound management is offered with a holistic approach to the patient. One of the primary preconditions for achieving this is the involvement of interdisciplinary teams in wound management. As an association representing many disciplines, specialties and countries, it lies in the nature of EWMA to open up for widely different interests and perspectives on best practice wound care.
Dr. Daniel Davis, DPM, APMA President, will present at a symposium partnered with Osiris Therapeutics, Inc., and chaired by Dr. Matthew Young, Consultant Diabetologist (Edinburgh) on the Next Generation of Wound Care: Introducing Viable Cryopreserved Placental Membrane. Dr. Alla Danilkovitch, Chief Scientific Officer will summarize the science and clinical evidence for Osiris’ viable placental membrane products. In addition, Dr. Davis will cover the recent Grafix ® complex wound study, the first prospective study on skin substitutes that focuses on patients with wounds that have exposed bone and tendon. He will also review several complex clinical cases that Osiris’ Grafix products have helped close, including a wound that had been present for two years prior to treatment with Grafix.
“Osiris plans to continue growth internationally and we are proud to share our viable allograft knowledge at this International conference,” said Dwayne Montgomery, President and CEO of Osiris. “We look forward to presenting to not only physicians, but also surgeons, nurses, podiatrists, tissue viability specialists and regulators about the exceptional clinical and economic benefits our products offer.”
Scientific and Clinical Posters
About Osiris Therapeutics
Osiris Therapeutics, Inc., based in Columbia, Maryland, is a leader in researching, developing and marketing cellular regenerative medicine products that improve the health and lives of patients and lower overall healthcare costs. Having developed the world’s first approved stem cell drug, Osiris works to further advance the medical field. Osiris’ research and development in biotechnology focuses on innovation in regenerative medicine – including bioengineering, stem cell research and viable tissue based products. Osiris has achieved commercial success with products in orthopaedics, sports medicine and wound care, including BIO 4®, a viable bone matrix, Cartiform ®, a viable osteochondral allograft, Grafix, a cryopreserved placental membrane, TruSkin ™, a viable human skin allograft and Stravix ™, a durable placental allograft.
Osiris, Grafix and Cartiform are registered trademarks of Osiris Therapeutics, Inc.; TruSkin and Stravix are trademarks of Osiris Therapeutics, Inc. BIO 4 is a registered trademark of Stryker Corporation (NYSE: SYK). More information can be found on the company’s website, www.Osiris.com. (OSIR-G)
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