Bill Taylor, President and COO, stated, "We believe the use of, AmnioFix®, our dHACM allograft injection, is an effective treatment for patients with inflammation associated with chronic plantar fasciitis and may reduce costs by decreasing the need for repeat office visits or costly surgical interventions. The standard of care management of plantar fasciitis leads to resolution of symptoms in many patients, although several months to even years of treatment are often required. A treatment that reduces inflammation and promotes the healing of soft tissue, allowing for rapid return to activities of daily living has been highly sought after. We believe the use of our dHACM allograft fulfills this need in the market for a rapidly effective treatment for patients with inflammation associated with chronic plantar fasciitis."
About the Company
MiMedx® is an integrated developer, manufacturer and marketer of patent protected regenerative biomaterial products and bioimplants processed from human amniotic membrane. "Innovations in Regenerative Biomaterials" is the framework behind our mission to give physicians products and tissues to help the body heal itself. Our biomaterial platform technologies include the device technologies HydroFix® and CollaFix™, and our tissue technologies, AmnioFix® and EpiFix®. Our tissue technologies are processed from human amniotic membrane that is derived from the donated placentas. Through our donor program, mothers delivering full-term Caesarean section births can elect in advance of delivery to donate the placenta in lieu of having it discarded as medical waste. We process the human amniotic membrane utilizing our proprietary PURION&
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