KENNESAW, Ga., Sept. 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MiMedx Group, Inc. (OTCBB: MDXG), an integrated developer, manufacturer and marketer of patent protected regenerative biomaterials and bioimplants processed from human amniotic membrane, announced today that the American Podiatric Medical Association ("APMA") has granted its Seal of Approval for the Company's EpiFix® Amniotic Membrane Allograft.
For more than 35 years, APMA has been a reliable source of information on the quality and effectiveness of products that promote good foot health. Through its Seal of Approval, the APMA recognizes worthy products and provides a means by which manufacturers, providers and APMA can contribute to better foot health.
MiMedx Chairman and CEO, Parker H. "Pete" Petit, stated, "We are extremely pleased to have our wound care offering, EpiFix®, recognized by APMA. APMA is renowned for its work in providing information for podiatric physicians, their patients and the general public to ensure that they make the best possible decisions regarding foot health. The Seal of Approval is granted by APMA's Board of Trustees following the successful completion of an extensive review process in which the foot care product is scientifically evaluated. We are proud that EpiFix® has met APMA's requirements and received this recognition."
"A major goal of APMA is to raise awareness by identifying products of exceptional quality that are manufactured with the consumer's comfort and safety in mind," said Dr. Matthew Garoufalis, D.P.M., Vice President of American Podiatric Medical Association. "The APMA Seal of Approval is only granted when evidence of safety and effectiveness of a product has been established by an appropriate recognized laboratory and/or clinical investigation applicable to the therapeutic (medical) agents under our consideration."
"We place a tremendous emphasis on the quality, safety and the efficacy of our offerings," ad
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