OAKLAND, N.J., Jan. 26, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Collagen Matrix, Inc., the driving force in the design, development and manufacturing of collagen and mineral based medical devices for tissue repair and regeneration announced today that Shu-Tung Li, Ph.D., Founder and Chief Scientific Officer of the Company will be inducted by The American Institute for Medical and Biological Engineering (AIMBE) into its College of Fellows. Dr. Li was nominated, reviewed, and elected by peers and members of the College of Fellows for outstanding contributions to collagen technology with more than 25 collagen- and mineral-based implants on the market.
According to information supplied by AIMBE, the College of Fellows is comprised of the top two percent of medical and biological engineers in the country. The most accomplished and distinguished engineering and medical school chairs, research directors, professors, innovators, and successful entrepreneurs comprise the College of Fellows. Dr. Li will be inducted along with 160 colleagues at a formal induction ceremony, which will be held during AIMBE's 25th Annual Meeting at the National Academy of Sciences Great Hall in Washington, DC on April 4, 2016.
"We are proud to have Dr. Li join this esteemed group of distinguished and innovative people, and are pleased to have him playing an instrumental role in the development of our products as we continue to expand our business in the future," noted Bart Doedens, CEO, Collagen Matrix, Inc.
Collagen Matrix, founded in 1997, is the driving force in the development and manufacturing of collagen and mineral based medical devices for tissue repair and regeneration. The Company currently manufactures finished medical devices in the areas of oral surgery, neurosurgery and orthopaedic-spine surgery. More information about Collagen Matrix can be found at www.collagenmatrix.com.
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SOURCE Collagen Matrix, Inc.