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Jul 21, 2015, 07:30 ET

Vestagen Adds To Executive Team To Support Growing Adoption Of VESTEX® Protective Healthcare Apparel

 Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc., today announced a number of additions and changes to its leadership team. Barbara DeBaun, RN, MSN,...

Jul 07, 2015, 09:00 ET
VESTEX is the original 3-in-1 active barrier attire to combine fluid repellent, antimicrobial and breathability properties in one fabric to better protect healthcare workers and patients from harmful contaminants.

Increase in Healthcare Worker Adoption of VESTEX® Protective Attire Addresses Healthcare Uniform Contamination Concerns

 Adoption of innovative fabric technology for healthcare worker and patient attire is growing, as more healthcare facilities forego traditional...

Apr 24, 2015, 07:30 ET

VESTEX Wins Innovation Honors from Edison Awards & Apparel Magazine

 Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc. today announced that its proprietary textile technology, VESTEX®, has recently received two notable...

Mar 09, 2015, 07:30 ET

Vestex Now Available in Operating Room Scrubs

 Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc. today launched specially designed scrubs for operating room (OR) staff made with its Vestex® active...

Feb 24, 2015, 07:30 ET

Vestagen's Vestex® Protective Garments Awarded Exclusive Endorsement By American Hospital Association

 Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc., today announced that the American Hospital Association (AHA) has awarded its exclusive endorsement to...

Sep 16, 2014, 09:00 ET

New Vestagen Patient Garments Aim to Minimize Pathogen Transmission Inside Hospitals

 Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc. today announced a new standard in the patient experience at hospitals. The myComfort™ line of patient...

Jun 24, 2014, 08:05 ET

First Large Hospital System Converts to Vestagen's New Vestex® Protected Attire Designed to Help Fight Pathogen Transmission

 Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc. today announced it has finalized a five-year, multi-million dollar contract to provide Baptist Health of...

May 07, 2014, 07:30 ET

Vestagen Signs Licensing And Distribution Agreements For Its Vestex®-Protected Fabrics With Medical Superstore allheart.com

 Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc., today announced that it has entered into agreements with Scrubs AC, Inc., d/b/a allheart, to produce and...

Apr 08, 2014, 08:00 ET
The role of the traditional white coat, a symbol of medical achievement for over 100 years, is being questioned in the light of reports of pathogen transmission risk. New "Keep the Coat" campaign advocates for healthcare workers to adopt innovative textile technology as an additional line of defense against contaminants.  (PRNewsFoto/Vestagen)

White Coats with Technological Advances are Here to Stay

 To draw attention to the role healthcare worker attire can play in transmitting pathogens, Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc. today launched a...

Feb 04, 2014, 07:30 ET

Vestagen Obtains Worldwide Rights to Schoeller Technologies Underlying Key Properties of its Vestex® Protective Healthcare Uniforms

 Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc., today announced that it has obtained worldwide rights from Schoeller Technologies AG to certain...

Dec 10, 2013, 07:00 ET

Protective Apparel Innovator Vestagen Adds $7.3 Million In Financing Extension, Bringing Total Raised To $15.5 Million

 Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc., today announced that it raised an additional $7.3 million in an extension of its recent financing...

Aug 27, 2013, 07:30 ET

Vestagen Completes $8.25 Million Financing To Launch Its Vestex(R) Protective Healthcare Uniforms And Medical Scrubs

 Vestagen Technical Textiles, Inc., today announced completion of an $8.25 million financing.  Vestagen markets Vestex®, the first in...

Dec 08, 2009, 15:31 ET

Orlando Company Develops New Technology Designed To Help Combat Hospital-Acquired Infections

Vestagen Technical Textiles today announced its entry into the advanced performance textile arena with the introduction of the first of a new...