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Vasogen and Grupo Ferrer Announce Initial Roll-out of Celacade - New Therapy for Chronic Heart Failure
Date:12/17/2007

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ - Vasogen Inc. (NASDAQ:VSGN; TSX:VAS) and Grupo Ferrer Internacional, S.A. ("Ferrer"), a leading European pharmaceutical and medical devices company, today announced the receipt of initial orders for Vasogen's Celacade(TM) System in Germany. Celacade, a first-in-class therapy, is the only CE Mark approved product that specifically targets the destructive chronic inflammation underlying the development and progression of chronic heart failure. Under the CE Mark, Celacade can be marketed in the 27 countries that comprise the European Union and is indicated in the EU for the treatment of New York Heart Association (NYHA) Class II patients and NYHA Class II, III, & IV heart failure patients who do not have a prior history of heart attack.

In the international ACCLAIM trial, Celacade was shown to significantly reduce the risk of death or cardiovascular hospitalizations in large pre-specified subgroups of patients with chronic heart failure, including NYHA Class II patients, where risk was reduced by 39%, and NYHA Class II to IV patients with no prior heart attack, where risk was reduced by 26%. The commercial introduction of Celacade in the European Union provides physicians and patients with a novel approach for the treatment of heart failure that is safe and well tolerated and can be used in combination with currently approved therapies for this condition.

"The initial orders for the Celacade System are a major milestone for Vasogen," commented Chris Waddick, President and CEO of Vasogen. "We are extremely pleased that Ferrer has secured these orders so quickly after completing key pre-marketing activities. We look forward to continuing our close collaboration with Ferrer as we wo
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