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Format: 04/20/2014
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Reuters: Applied spine adds investigational site for IDE trial

Monday, November 2nd, 2009

Applied Spine Technologies (www.appliedspine.com) announces the first patient
surgery at Allegheny General Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, as part of
their FDA approved Investigational Device Exemption (IDE) clinical trial
designed to evaluate the safety and effectiveness of the Stabilimax Dynamic
Spine Stabilization System. The surgery was performed by Donald M. Whiting, M.D.
on October 26th. Allegheny General Hospital is the latest clinical site to
participate in the Stabilimax trial. 

"We are very pleased to welcome Dr. Whiting and the entire spine team at
Allegheny General as our newest investigational site," said Craig Corrance,
Chief Executive Officer of Applied Spine. "Allegheny General Hospital`s status
as a nationally recognized comprehensive spine Center of Excellence reflects our
strategy of partnering with leading U.S. spine facilities for the duration of
our IDE clinical trial."

To read more, visit the Reuters web site.

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