Rockville, MD, Oct. 20, 2008 – Cytomedix, Inc. (AMEX: GTF) today announced that Chief Executive Officer Martin Rosendale will present an overview of the Company at the Rodman & Renshaw 10th Annual Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at 2:25 p.m. Eastern time. The conference will be held at the New York Palace Hotel in New York City. In addition to the 20-minute presentation, Mr. Rosendale will be available for one-on-one meetings throughout the day, before and after the 2:25 p.m. presentation. To register for the conference or to request a one-on-one meeting with Cytomedix, please visit http://www.rodmanandrenshaw.com/conferences?id=19. A web cast of the presentation will be available live and for 90 days after the conference at http://www.wsw.com/webcast/rrshq14/gtf or on the Company’s website at www.cytomedix.com.
Cytomedix is a biotechnology company that develops, sells, and licenses regenerative biological therapies, including the AutoloGel™ System, a device for the production of platelet rich plasma (“PRP”) gel derived from the patient’s own blood. The AutoloGel™ System is cleared by the Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) for use on a variety of exuding wounds. The Company is currently pursuing a multi-faceted strategy to penetrate the chronic wound market with its AutoloGel™ System. The Company is also moving forward with the development of other product candidates in its pipeline. Most notably is its CT-112 product, an anti-inflammatory peptide, that has shown promise in pre-clinical testing, and for which the Company is currently preparing an Investigational New Drug (IND) application for the FDA. Additional information regarding Cytomedix is available at: http://www.cytomedix.com
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