PRINCETON, N.J., Sept. 2 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Derma Sciences, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: DSCI), a provider of advanced wound care products, will present at Rodman & Renshaw's Eleventh Annual Healthcare Conference taking place September 9 - 11, 2009, at the New York Palace Hotel. Edward J. Quilty, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer will give the company presentation on Friday, September 11, 2009, 9:10AM EDT in the Fahnestock Salon (fifth floor). Additional information regarding the conference can be found at http://rodm.com/conferences?id=30.
Expected to welcome 3,500 guests and include presentations by over five hundred companies, the Conference will be attended by investors, venture capitalists, company executives, medical experts, scientists, and other industry leaders. To access a live audio webcast or the subsequent archived recording, log on to http://www.wsw.com/webcast/rrshq15/dsci.ob. Please connect to the website several minutes prior to the start of the live webcast to ensure adequate time for any software download that may be necessary.
About Derma Sciences
Derma Sciences is a global manufacturer and marketer of advanced wound care products. Its key product, MEDIHONEY(R), is sold throughout the world by Derma Sciences and Comvita New Zealand -- the licensor of the patented honey-based technology -- and is the leading brand of honey-based dressings for the management of wounds and burns. The product has been shown to be effective in a variety of wounds and burns, and was the focus of a positive large-scale randomized controlled trial on leg ulcers. Derma's recently FDA cleared BIOGUARD(TM) Barrier Dressing is the Company's latest new product entrant into the $14 billion global wound care market. The barrier technology was licensed from Quick-Med Technologies, Inc. in Q1 of 2007. Derma also has in development DSC127, a novel angiotensin analog for accelerated wound healing and scar reduction. DSC127 was licensed from the University of Southern California in Q4 of 2007. Patient enrollment for a Phase II study began in Q4 of 2008. Results from this study are expected to be submitted to the FDA in Q2 of 2010.
For more news and information on Derma Sciences, Inc., please visit www.IRGnews.com/coi/DSCI where you can find the CEO's video, a fact sheet on the company, investor presentations, and more.
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Contact: Derma Sciences, Inc. Edward J. Quilty Chairman and CEO firstname.lastname@example.org (609) 514- 4744 Contact: The Investor Relations Group 212-825-3210 Investor Relations: Rachel Olson or Michael Crawford Or Media Relations: Susan Morgenbesser
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