CAMBRIDGE, Mass., Oct. 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Vericel Corporation (NASDAQ:VCEL), a leading developer of autologous expanded cellular therapies for the treatment of severe diseases and conditions, today announced the following webcast and conference call:
|What:||Vericel Corporation Third-Quarter 2016 Earnings Call|
|When:||Monday, November 7, 2016 at 4:30pm (ET)|
|How:||The conference call will be available live in the Investors section of the Vericel website at http://investors.vcel.com/events.cfm. Please access the site at least 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start time in order to download the required audio software if necessary.|
|To participate in the live call by telephone, please call (877) 312-5881 and reference Vericel Corporation third-quarter 2016 investor conference call. If calling from outside the U.S., please use the international phone number (253) 237-1173.|
If you are unable to participate in the live call, the webcast will be available at http://investors.vcel.com/events.cfm until November 7, 2017. A replay of the call will also be available until 07:29 pm (EST) on November 11, 2016 by calling (855) 859-2056, or from outside the U.S. (404) 537-3406. The conference ID is 7652507.
About Vericel Corporation
Vericel Corporation is a leader in developing autologous expanded cellular therapies for use in the treatment of patients with severe diseases and conditions. The company markets two autologous cell therapy products in the U.S.: Carticel® (autologous cultured chondrocytes), an autologous chondrocyte implant for the treatment of cartilage defects in the knee, and Epicel® (cultured epidermal autografts), a permanent skin replacement for the treatment of patients with deep-dermal or full-thickness burns comprising greater than or equal to 30% of total body surface area. Vericel is also developing MACI®, a third-generation autologous chondrocyte implant for the treatment of cartilage defects in the knee, and ixmyelocel-T, an autologous multicellular therapy for the treatment of advanced heart failure due to ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy. For more information, please visit the company's website at www.vcel.com.
Epicel®, Carticel®, and MACI® are registered trademarks of Vericel Corporation. © Vericel Corporation. All rights reserved.
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