LAKE FOREST, Calif., April 21, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Cryoport, Inc. (OTCBB: CYRX) ("Company"), the leading provider of advanced cryogenic logistics solutions for the life sciences industry, serving markets including immunotherapies, stem cells, cell lines, clinical research organizations, vaccine manufacturers and reproductive medicine, today announced that Dr. Mark W. Sawicki, Chief Commercial Officer, will present at the 3rd Annual BioLogistics Summit in San Francisco, CA on Wednesday, July 15th, 2015, at 2:15 p.m. PT. Dr. Sawicki will discuss advanced logistics for both clinical samples and commercial finished goods of emerging cell and gene therapies.
The BioLogistics Summit is focused on regulatory compliance and quality operations and logistics for temperature-sensitive biologic materials and products for clinical and commercial supply chains. Many organizations strive to remain compliant with current GDP guidelines and struggle to efficiently anticipate forthcoming standards for the transportation of biologics on clinical and commercial supply chains. The Summit helps companies remain informed to accurately address domestic and international temperature-sensitive specialty supply chain challenges.
Dr. Mark Sawicki, Cryoport's Chief Commercial Officer, commented, "We are excited to participate in the 3rd Annual BioLogistics Summit, as it focuses on all of the drivers for our advanced cryogenic logistics solutions. The industry faces many challenges as organizations improve existing operations to streamline clinical trials or bring finished product to market under an ever stricter regulatory environment. Cryoport's globally validated cryogenic logistics solutions mitigate a company's concern for quality control and costly delays with a best-in-class network and chain-of-command capabilities."
A copy of the presentation will be accessible via the Resources section of the Company's website at www.cryoport.com for 60 days after the presentation.
About Cryoport, Inc.
Cryoport is the premier provider of cryogenic logistics solutions to the life sciences industry through its purpose-built proprietary packaging, information technology and specialized cold chain logistics expertise. We provide leading edge logistics solutions for biologic materials such as immunotherapies, stem cells, CAR-T cells, and reproductive cells for clients worldwide including points-of-care, CRO's, central laboratories, pharmaceutical companies, contract manufacturers, and university researchers. Our packaging is built around our proprietary Cryoport Express® liquid nitrogen dry vapor shippers, which are validated to maintain a constant -150 degrees C temperature for a 10 day dynamic shipment duration. Our information technology centers around our Cryoportal™ Logistics Management Platform, which facilitates management of the entire shipment process. Cryoport is the preferred cryogenic logistics solutions partner to the world's largest shipping companies controlling more than 85% of the world's air shipments. For more information, visit www.cryoport.com.
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