Dr. Robin Smith, Chairman and CEO of NeoStem, stated, "We are very pleased to receive this additional investment from a group of institutional and private onshore investors who recognize the many recent achievements of NeoStem under our multi-faceted business plan. Our growing stem cell technology base and our expanding relationships with key business partners in the U.S. and China open the way to new markets, distribution channels and production capabilities in the world's two largest economies. By successfully leveraging both the medical and commercial potential of emerging adult stem cell therapies, NeoStem is establishing an international leadership position in this rapidly developing field." She added, "We are also excited that the principals of Suzhou Erye have made a second investment in our future, which we believe solidifies their commitment to our post-merger endeavors."
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About NeoStem, Inc.
NeoStem is managing a network of adult stem cell collection centers in major metropolitan areas in the United States, enabling people to donate and store their own (autologous) stem cells when they are young and healthy for their personal use in times of future medical need. The Company also has entered into
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