Navigation Links
Harvey Morgan Joins CryoLife Board of Directors

ATLANTA, May 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- CryoLife, Inc., (NYSE: CRY) a biomaterials, medical device and tissue processing company, announced today that Harvey Morgan has been elected to the Company's Board of Directors, effective immediately. Mr. Morgan is a Managing Director at Bentley Associates L.P., an investment banking firm.

Mr. Morgan has more than 35 years of investment banking experience with significant expertise in mergers and acquisitions, strategic advisory services, private placements and underwriting in a broad group of middle market companies. Mr. Morgan also serves on the boards of publicly traded Cybex International, Inc. and Family Dollar Stores, Inc and privately held Executive Health Group, Inc. He earned a bachelor of science degree from the University of North Carolina and an M.B.A. from Harvard Business School.

"I am delighted to have Harvey join the CryoLife Board of Directors. He is an excellent addition to our Board and his extensive business and financial expertise will further support our efforts to grow the company and enhance shareholder value," said Steven G. Anderson, president and chief executive officer of CryoLife, Inc.

About CryoLife, Inc.

Founded in 1984, CryoLife, Inc. is a leader in the processing and distribution of implantable living human tissues for use in cardiac and vascular surgeries throughout the United States and Canada. The Company recently received FDA clearance for the CryoValve(R) SG pulmonary human heart valve, processed using CryoLife's proprietary SynerGraft(R) Technology. The Company's BioGlue(R) Surgical Adhesive is FDA approved as an adjunct to sutures and staples for use in adult patients in open surgical repair of large vessels. BioGlue is also CE marked in the European Community and approved in Canada and Australia for use in soft tissue repair. CryoLife distributes Hemostase MPH, a hemostatic agent, in much of the U.S. for use in cardiac and vascular surgery and in the United Kingdom and Germany for cardiac, vascular and general surgery, subject to certain exclusions. The Company also distributes the CryoLife-O'Brien(R) stentless porcine heart valve, which is CE marked for distribution within the European Community.

For additional information about the company, visit CryoLife's Web site: .

Media Contacts:

D. Ashley Lee

Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and

Chief Operating Officer

Phone: 770-419-3355

Katie Brazel

Fleishman Hillard

Phone: 404-739-0150

SOURCE CryoLife, Inc.
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Amylin Pharmaceuticals Announces Time Change to Previously Announced Presentation at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference
2. MannKind to Present at the Morgan Stanley Healthcare Conference
3. Amylin Pharmaceuticals to Present at Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference
4. Inverness Medical Innovations to Participate at Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference on April 30, 2008
5. Isolagen to Present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference
6. Gen-Probe to Webcast Presentation at Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference
7. Exelixis Announces April 30 Webcast of Presentation at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference
8. Idenix Pharmaceuticals to Present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference
9. Pharmasset to Present at the Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, April 30th
10. NeurogesX to Present at the 2008 Morgan Stanley Global Healthcare Unplugged Conference
11. BioMarin to Present at the Morgan Stanley Healthcare Conference
Post Your Comments:
(Date:6/23/2016)... 2016 /PRNewswire/ - FACIT has announced the creation ... biotechnology company, Propellon Therapeutics Inc. ("Propellon" or "the ... a portfolio of first-in-class WDR5 inhibitors for the ... WDR5 represent an exciting class of therapies, possessing ... for cancer patients. Substantial advances have been achieved ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... June 23, 2016 , ... Charm Sciences, Inc. ... test has received AOAC Research Institute approval 061601. , “This is another AOAC-RI ... stated Bob Salter, Vice President of Regulatory and Industrial Affairs. “The Peel Plate ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... , June 23, 2016   EpiBiome , a ... $1 million in debt financing from Silicon Valley Bank ... automation and to advance its drug development efforts, as ... facility. "SVB has been an incredible strategic ... services a traditional bank would provide," said Dr. ...
(Date:6/23/2016)... ... , ... In a new case report published today in STEM CELLS Translational ... lymphedema after being treated for breast cancer benefitted from an injection of stem cells ... this debilitating, frequent side effect of cancer treatment. , Lymphedema refers to ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:6/22/2016)...  The American College of Medical Genetics and Genomics was ... as one of the fastest-growing trade shows during the Fastest ... in Las Vegas . ... in each of the following categories: net square feet of ... attendees. The 2015 ACMG Annual Meeting was ranked 23 out ...
(Date:6/22/2016)... 22, 2016 On Monday, the Department of ... to share solutions for the Biometric Exit Program. The ... Border Protection (CBP), explains that CBP intends to add ... the United States , in order to ... imposters. Logo - ...
(Date:6/20/2016)... , June 20, 2016 Securus Technologies, ... technology solutions for public safety, investigation, corrections and ... prisons involved, it has secured the final acceptance ... facilities for Managed Access Systems (MAS) installed. Furthermore, ... facilities to be installed by October, 2016. MAS ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):