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15:08 ET Use of ViviGen® Cellular Bone Matrix results in significantly lower hospital costs compared to rhBMP-2

ViviGen® Cellular Bone Matrix is associated with significantly lower hospital costs compared to recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2...


Nov 04, 2020, 09:03 ET LifeNet Health is reimagining wound healing with Matrion™, the first fully intact and complete placental membrane

LifeNet Health, the global leader in regenerative medicine biologics, is creating new possibilities in patient care with MatrionTM, a breakthrough...


Oct 07, 2020, 10:03 ET Launch of VertiGraft® ACIS VG2™ brings advanced structural allograft performance to ACIS system

LifeNet Health and DePuy Synthes have launched VertiGraft ACIS® VG2™, the first allograft interbody spacer specifically designed for DePuy Synthes's...


Oct 06, 2020, 11:58 ET LifeNet Health showcases biologics that transform care and improve healing at NASS Virtual Annual Meeting

LifeNet Health will feature its advanced biologic solutions for fusion during the North American Spine Society's 2020 Annual Meeting, which is being...


Aug 03, 2020, 09:05 ET LifeNet Health honors first-ever National Minority Donor Awareness Month

At 15 years old, Tyler Spann was a gifted athlete, doting son, and dog lover. He was also a tissue donor. Tyler was a bright spot, a beam of light to ...


Apr 01, 2020, 09:08 ET Donate Life Month offers hope amid challenging times

As communities in Virginia and around the world cope with the extraordinary impact of COVID-19, choosing to be an organ, eye and tissue donor is one...


Jan 23, 2020, 09:05 ET LifeNet Health achieves record for organ transplants in 2019

LifeNet Health, the Virginia-based Organ Procurement Organization (OPO), facilitated a record 585 organ transplants in 2019, exceeding the previous...


Jan 15, 2020, 10:03 ET LifeNet Health among world's top training organizations

Training magazine, a leading publication for workforce development programs, has recognized LifeNet Health among its "Top 125 for 2020." This award,...


Dec 31, 2019, 08:00 ET Heart recipient and tissue donor honored on 2020 Donate Life Rose Parade® float

Andrew Madison was known as an energetic and loving person, one who packed a lot of joy into his short life. A native of Thaxton, Va., Andrew became...


Nov 07, 2019, 15:29 ET LifeNet Health strengthens its LifeSciences Division with Samsara Sciences asset acquisition

LifeNet Health, the world's leading provider of regenerative medicine solutions, has acquired the assets of Samsara Sciences, a San Diego-based life...


Oct 15, 2019, 22:30 ET LifeNet Health brings first clinically proven allograft-based biologic wound therapy to India

LifeNet Health's Dermacell AWM®, the world's most-advanced acellular dermal matrix (ADM) for wound treatment, is the first human ADM available in...


Oct 15, 2019, 14:47 ET LifeNet Health establishes world's first dedicated regenerative medicine logistics and distribution center in Indianapolis

LifeNet Health, a global leader in regenerative medicine, today opened a technologically advanced logistics and distribution center in Indianapolis....


Sep 25, 2019, 09:00 ET LifeNet Health Earns 2019 Spine Technology Award for Breakthrough Platform Technology

LifeNet Health's PliaFX®, its newest technology platform in osteobiologics, has received a 2019 Spine Technology Award from Orthopedics This Week, an ...


Sep 24, 2019, 09:00 ET LifeNet Health features world-class osteobiologics portfolio at NASS Annual Meeting

LifeNet Health will highlight its innovative portfolio of fusion solutions at the North American Spine Society (NASS) Annual Meeting Sept. 25-28 in...


Jun 03, 2019, 08:00 ET LifeNet Health to highlight emerging life sciences research platforms at 2019 BIO International Convention

LifeNet Health (Booth #3649) will feature its portfolio of premium research solutions, including high-quality human primary hepatocytes and islets,...


May 14, 2019, 11:00 ET LifeNet Health unveils Center of Excellence for research in San Diego

LifeNet Health, the world's leading provider of regenerative medicine solutions, today announced the opening of a San Diego facility that stands as a ...


May 08, 2019, 09:00 ET LifeNet Health's Dermacell AWM® offers unsurpassed effectiveness at unparalleled value for DFU treatment

LifeNet Health's Dermacell AWM® acellular dermal matrix reduced the cost to heal complex Diabetic Foot Ulcers (DFUs) by up to 94 percent compared to...


Apr 24, 2019, 09:34 ET LifeNet Health invests in state-of-the-art Virginia Beach satellite facility

LifeNet Health, the world's leading provider of regenerative medicine solutions, this week unveiled the first phase of its state-of-the-art Virginia...


Apr 01, 2019, 08:00 ET LifeNet Health celebrates National Donate Life Month

Lt. Pat Tauro, a retired Norfolk police officer, knows firsthand about the gift of organ, eye and tissue donation. More than three decades ago, the...


Mar 13, 2019, 11:00 ET LifeNet Health features best-in-class orthobiologic solutions at AAOS Annual Meeting

LifeNet Health, the world's leading provider of regenerative medicine solutions, is highlighting its advanced biomaterials at the 2019 AAOS Annual...


Jan 25, 2019, 09:50 ET LifeNet Health reports record year for organ transplants

LifeNet Health facilitated a record number of organ transplants in its service area last year — 497 in total — a reflection of the growing number of...


Dec 28, 2018, 08:00 ET Pensacola organ and tissue donor to be honored on 2019 Donate Life Rose Parade® float

Bryan Herrington, an organ and tissue donor from Pensacola, is being honored on the 2019 Donate Life Rose Parade® float on New Year's Day in...


Dec 14, 2018, 11:01 ET Heart on Southwest Airlines flight provided life-saving gifts

The heart that was inadvertently left on board a Southwest Airlines plane in Seattle on Sunday, Dec. 9, made it to LifeNet Health's Pacific Northwest ...


Sep 26, 2018, 12:34 ET Orthopedic surgeons to share experience with class-leading ViviGen® Cellular Bone Matrix and PliaFX® biomaterials at NASS

Two orthopedic surgeons will share their first-hand experience with two of the world's most advanced allograft solutions for fusion and bone growth — ...


Sep 25, 2018, 12:03 ET LifeNet Health debuts PliaFX® Prime, world's most-versatile osteobiologic

LifeNet Health today announced the launch of PliaFX® Prime, an advanced biomaterial with unsurpassed versatility. Currently available in limited...