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Histogenics names Matthews as chief medical officer

August 27, 2015

Histogenics Corporation recently announced the appointment of Gloria Matthews, DVM, PhD, DAVCS, as chief medical officer.

Prior to joining the company, Matthews most recently served as senior director and global head of bone and joint research and development at Genzyme. Matthews will now oversee all clinical and medical affairs for Histogenics. According to a company release, she has over 20 years of global research, development and surgical experience in both orthopedics and cartilage repair.

Comparable outcomes found with different labral repair techniques In the Journals

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In the Journals

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Orthopedics, August 2015, Volume 38 Issue 8
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Effect of Topical Tranexamic Acid in Reducing Bleeding and Transfusions in TKA: May 2015

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VIDEO: Better function, less complications observed after percutaneous Achilles tendon repair vs open techniques

VIDEO: Better function, less complications observed after percutaneous Achilles tendon repair vs open techniques

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LONG BEACH, Calif. — At the American Orthopaedic Foot & Ankle Society Annual Meeting, Andrew R. Hsu, MD
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