Derma Sciences, Inc. receives market approval in the Philippines.
OLD FORGE, Pa.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aug. 20, 1996--DERMA SCIENCES, INC inc - /ink/ increment, i.e. increase by one. Especially used by assembly programmers, as many assembly languages have an "inc" mnemonic.
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(2) (Defense Messaging System) An X.500-compliant messaging system developed by the U.S. Dept. of Defense. ) today announced that the Republic of the Philippines has issued provisional Certificates of Product Registration (CPR Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) Definition
Cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) is a procedure to support and maintain breathing and circulation for a person who has stopped breathing (respiratory arrest) and/or whose heart has stopped (cardiac ) for its line of wound care products.
The approval grants a general clearance for six of the Company's products to be marketed and sold throughout the Philippines. The Company expects the final CPRs to be granted in the near future.
John T. Borthwick, President and Chief Executive Officer of DERMA der·ma
the corium, or true skin. SCIENCES, INC., stated that "This approval now clears the way for our partner, Inter-Health, Inc., to set up an official launch of our products. According to our contract dated April 1995, Inter-Health will begin to fulfill its obligations some time in the fourth quarter of 1996. The contract calls for minimum purchases of $358,000 over the next two years. The Philippine clearance represents the fourth foreign government approval for the Company's products behind Canada, Egypt and Indonesia."
Richard Stalbird, Director of International Business Development for DERMA SCIENCES, INC., stated "We are confident in Inter-Health's ability to capture its market and exceed the minimums associated with our contract."
DERMA SCIENCES, INC. is engaged in the research, development, marketing and sale of technology and products associated with tissue regeneration and the management of certain chronic non-healing skin ulcerations Ulcerations
Breaks in skin or mucous membranes that are often accompanied by loss of tissue on the surface.
Mentioned in: Hypersplenism such as pressure and venous ulcers, surgical incisions and burns. The Company markets its products through independent distributors, mainly to health care providers to the geriatric community such as nursing homes, similar extended care facilities, hospitals and home health care agencies throughout the United States. In addition, DERMA SCIENCES, INC. products are available in selected markets throughout the world through strategic alliances with local companies.
CONTACT: Derma Sciences, Inc., Old Forge
John Borthwick, (717) 457-1232
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Robert Moore, 908/788-9660; Fax: 908/788-4024