Polyganics & MicroAire Sign Exclusive Distribution Agreement

Polyganics recently announced it has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with its strategic partner MicroAire Surgical Instruments LLC for the company’s entire peripheral nerve repair (PNR) portfolio in the US, Canada, and Puerto Rico.

“It is a significant milestone to have closed such an agreement with MicroAire Surgical Instruments LLC,” said Rudy Mareel, CEO of Polyganics. “MicroAire is a well-known company in this arena with a dedicated sales force and an excellent track-record in marketing specialized devices for orthopedic and hand surgeons. This partnership will help us bring our products to patients at an accelerated pace.”

“With this partnership, MicroAire has broadened its product portfolio with new high- quality devices in the area of peripheral nerve repair. With the addition of the NEUROLAC nerve conduit and the VIVOSORB surgical sheet, we can offer our surgeons a wide portfolio of peripheral nerve repair products to enhance patient care,” added Greg Jones, General Manager of MicroAire Surgical Instruments LLC.

Polyganics is a medical technology company with multiple versatile polymer platforms. The company develops, manufactures, and commercializes innovative bioresorbable medical devices that facilitate tissue repair and regeneration. Polyganics’ portfolio includes products developed in-house and in collaboration with leading medical technology companies and academic centers of excellence. In the Peripheral Nerve Repair (PNR) and neurosurgery field, the portfolio includes two marketed products: VIVOSORB for minimizing unwanted tissue adhesions after surgery; and NEUROLAC for supporting PNR following hand surgery. Products in development include a product-candidate for preventing the formation of neuromas following amputation or other injury, and a sealant for the dural membrane, for use post brain surgery. For more information, visit www.polyganics.com.