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InVivo Therapeutics to Present at 34th Annual Symposium of the National Neurotrauma Society

Published: June 23, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (Jun 23, 2016) – InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. (NVIV) today announced that Richard Layer, Ph.D., InVivo’s Senior Director of Research, will be giving a poster presentation at the National Neurotrauma Society (NNS) 2016 Symposium to be held June 26-29 in Lexington, KY. The abstract, titled “Biodegradable Neuro-Spinal Scaffold™ Promotes Neuropermissive Tissue Remodeling Following Spinal Contusion Injury in Rats” will be published electronically in the Journal of Neurotrauma immediately prior to the conference. “It’s important to continue to raise awareness about our novel approach to treating spinal cord injuries. We look forward to our participation in the NNS symposium […]

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InVivo Therapeutics Announces Publication in Neurosurgery of Case Report Detailing First Neuro-Spinal Scaffold™ Implantation

Published: June 22, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (Jun 22, 2016) – InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. (NVIV) today announced the publication of a case report in the journal Neurosurgery detailing the first clinical Neuro-Spinal Scaffold implantation. Neurosurgery is the official journal of the Congress of Neurological Surgeons. Nicholas Theodore, M.D., is the lead author of the article, titled, “First Human Implantation of a Bioresorbable Polymer Scaffold for Acute Traumatic Spinal Cord Injury: A Clinical Pilot Study for Safety and Feasibility.” The article describes the clinical presentation, surgical procedure, and postoperative improvement of the first patient in the INSPIRE study through the patient’s 6-month follow-up. Dr. Theodore said, “I am gratified that the […]

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InVivo Therapeutics Announces Appointment of Christina Morrison to its Board of Directors

Published: June 8, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (Jun 8, 2016) – InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. (NVIV) today announced the appointment of Christina Morrison to its Board of Directors effective immediately. Most recently, Ms. Morrison served as the Senior Vice President of Finance for Aramark, where she was responsible for treasury, including oversight of over $5 billion of debt, global shared services, which processes certain accounting functions as well as certain human resource functions for over 120,000 employees, and mergers & acquisitions. She joined Aramark in June 2013 as Senior Vice President of Finance. Prior to joining Aramark, Ms. Morrison was Senior Vice President of Business and […]

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InVivo Therapeutics Featured on CBS Radio Affiliate

Published: May 26, 2016

- Industry Veteran Jeff Brown Interviews CEO and Chairman Mark Perrin on WBZ NewsRadio 1030 in Boston – CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (May 26, 2016) – InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. (NVIV) today announced that the company was featured in a WBZ NewsRadio 1030 (CBS – Boston) interview with New England Business reporter Jeff Brown. Mr. Brown has been with WBZ NewsRadio since 2012 and is a 30-year veteran of the broadcast industry.  The interview aired a number of times on May 23 and May 24 with a total audience reach of nearly a half million listeners. “It was a pleasure to share details […]

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InVivo Therapeutics Announces Notice of Allowance for Patent Covering Methods of Treating Spinal Cord Injuries Using a Broad Array of Polymeric Implants, Including the Neuro-Spinal Scaffold™

Published: May 18, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (May 18, 2016) – InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. (NVIV) today announced that a Notice of Allowance has been received from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) for U.S. Patent Application No. 14/694,466, titled “Methods and Compositions for the Treatment of Open and Closed Wound Spinal Cord Injuries”. The application covers methods of treatment of compression or contusion spinal cord injuries with a broad array of biodegradable and/or bioabsorbable polymeric implants that includes InVivo’s Neuro-Spinal Scaffold™, which is currently being studied in the pivotal INSPIRE study. Of note, the allowed claims cover methods of use for a broader spectrum of polymeric compositions than claims […]

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InVivo Therapeutics Announces Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania as New Site for INSPIRE Study

Published: May 11, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (May 11, 2016) – InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. (NVIV) today announced that the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania (HUP), a part of the University of Pennsylvania Health System in Philadelphia, PA, has been added as a clinical site for The INSPIRE Study. “Penn Medicine has a longstanding tradition of making medical advancements that have helped to mold the standard of care. InVivo’s innovative therapeutic approach holds promise and we look forward to being a part of the study,” said James Schuster, M.D., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Neurosurgery, Associate Director of the Neurocritical Care-Trauma, and Principal Investigator at the […]

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InVivo Therapeutics Reports 2016 First Quarter Financial Results and Business Update

Published: May 6, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (May 6, 2016) – InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. (NVIV) today reported financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2016. Mark Perrin, InVivo’s Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, said, “In the first quarter, we reached significant milestones that have clarified our path to commercialization and increased the likelihood of approval for the Neuro-Spinal Scaffold™ for acute thoracic spinal cord injury. We established a measure of success for the INSPIRE study when we received approval for an amendment that defined the Objective Performance Criterion (OPC) as 25% or more of the patients in the study demonstrating an improvement of […]

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InVivo Therapeutics Announces Symposium at 84th American Association for Neurological Surgeons Annual Scientific Meeting

Published: May 2, 2016

- Symposium to Feature Drs. Robert Langer, Domagoj Coric, and James Guest – CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (May 2, 2016) – InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. (NVIV) today announced that the company will be holding a symposium at the 84th American Association for Neurological Surgeons (AANS) Annual Scientific Meeting on Monday, May 2, 2016 in Chicago, IL. InVivo will have several other engagement opportunities, including a Steering Committee meeting and an exhibitor booth. The symposium presentation is titled “Innovation in Spinal Cord Injury Treatment: The Investigational Neuro-Spinal Scaffold™ and Bioengineered Neural Trails™” and will feature presentations by three renowned key opinion leaders: Robert Langer, Sc.D., the David H. […]

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InVivo Therapeutics Reports Conversion of a Fourth Patient Implanted with the Neuro-Spinal Scaffold™ in the INSPIRE Study

Published: April 26, 2016

- Four Out of First Six Patients Have Converted from Complete to Incomplete Spinal Cord Injury – CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (Apr 26, 2016) – InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. (NVIV) today announced that the sixth-implanted patient in the INSPIRE study has improved from a complete AIS A spinal cord injury to an incomplete AIS B spinal cord injury. This is the fourth out of the first six patients (67%) with at least two months of follow up data to have had an AIS grade improvement. The Objective Performance Criterion (OPC), a measure of study success for the INSPIRE study, is defined as […]

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InVivo Therapeutics to Present at Committee Roundtable on Biomedical Engineering Materials and Applications

Published: April 20, 2016

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (April 20, 2016) – InVivo Therapeutics Holdings Corp. (NVIV) today announced that Thomas Ulich, M.D., Chief Scientific Officer, is scheduled to present at the Committee Roundtable on Biomedical Engineering Materials and Applications (BEMA) to be held on Monday, April 25, 2016 in Washington, D.C. The topic of the session is “Neuro Devices and Neuro Regeneration”. Dr. Ulich said, “We are looking forward to communicating InVivo’s program in the use of preformed and injectable scaffolds for the therapy of acute and chronic spinal cord injury.” BEMA is a roundtable initiative of the National Research Council of the National Academies […]

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