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March 6, 2017

Phase 3 Trial Data Show Use of SpaceOAR® Hydrogel Helps Maintain Erectile Function Following Prostate Cancer Radiation Treatment

An abstract accepted at the ASCO 2017 Genitourinary Cancer Symposium showed that SpaceOAR hydrogel, placed between the prostate and rectum in men undergoing prostate radiotherapy, helps men maintain sexual function and potency following intensity modulated radiation therapy (IMRT).
January 11, 2017

Augmenix Announces Positive Three-Year Long-Term Data Highlighting Benefits of SpaceOAR® Hydrogel Spacer for Patients with Prostate Cancer

Results published in the International Journal of Radiation Oncology Biology and Physics show on average no long-term declines in bowel and urinary quality of life for patients and 78% reduction in late rectal toxicity. (Business Wire)
December 21, 2016

Augmenix To Present at the 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference

Augmenix, Inc. will participate in the 35th Annual J.P. Morgan Healthcare Conference at the Westin St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco. John Pedersen, Chief Executive Officer, is scheduled to present on Thursday, January 12, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. Pacific Time in the Elizabethan D room.
November 17, 2016

Augmenix to Present at the Annual Piper Jaffray Healthcare Conference on Wednesday, November 30

Augmenix, Inc. today announced that it will present at the Piper Jaffray 28th Annual Healthcare Conference at the Lotte New York Palace Hotel in New York City on Wednesday, November 30, 2016. John Pedersen, Chief Executive Officer is scheduled to present at 1:10 p.m. Eastern Time.
November 16, 2016

Augmenix named as one of the 140 companies defining the medical device industry by CB Insights

The Periodic Table Of Medical Device Startups is meant to serve as a guide to navigate the key players in the space. The 140 companies and 10 investors in the table were chosen using CB Insights data on total funding received by each company, number of investors’ unique investments in the category, and exits data.
November 9, 2016

Augmenix Announces New Category 1 CPT® Code from the American Medical Association for Periprostatic Implantation of Biodegradable Material

With the support of the American Society for Radiation Oncology (ASTRO) and the American Urological Association (AUA), the American Medical Association (AMA) has granted a Category I, Current Procedural Terminology (CPT) code specifically for periprostatic implantation of biodegradable material. The CPT Code establishes a standard reimbursement pathway for this new procedure which is performed with SpaceOAR® technology.
September 27, 2016

Augmenix Announces Positive SpaceOAR® Clinical Trial Results Demonstrating Superior Outcomes at 3-Years

WALTHAM, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Today Augmenix, Inc. (, a medical technology company that develops, manufactures, and sells proprietary absorbable hydrogels that separate and protect organs at risk during prostate radiotherapy, announced the 3-year results from the SpaceOAR System Prostate Cancer US Pivotal Clinical Trial. These results were presented at the 2016 American Society for Radiation Oncology Annual Meeting in Boston, MA as a Late Breaking Abstract, an honor reserved for highly significant and timely findings in clinical oncology, radiobiology or medical physics. Entitled “Continued Benefit to Rectal Separation for Prostate RT: Final Results of a Phase III Trial”, the study results presented by Daniel Hamstra, MD, PhD, a radiation oncologist at Texas Oncology in Irving, TX demonstrated significantly lower rectal toxicity and higher patient quality of life (QOL) scores when the SpaceOAR System was applied prior to radiotherapy as compared to the trial control patients.
August 18, 2016

Augmenix Ranked as One of America’s Fastest-Growing Private Companies

With a Three-Year Sales Growth of 643%, Augmenix is one of the Fastest Growing Private Companies as Recognized by Inc. Magazine. Augmenix is ranked in the top 12% in BusinessWire's 35th annual Inc. 5000, the most prestigious ranking of the nation's fastest-growing private companies.
July 13, 2016

Augmenix Financing Will Enable Sales Growth

Augmenix, Inc., a privately held company developing minimally invasive hydrogel products to improve outcomes following cancer radiotherapy, today announced it secured $6 million in series E funding from existing investors. This infusion of capital will allow Augmenix to focus on next-generation products and build on significant growth driven by the robust commercial uptake of its innovative SpaceOAR® System.
June 11, 2015

Augmenix Announces Publication of SpaceOAR® System Clinical Trial Results in Leading Radiation Oncology Journal

Pivotal Study Demonstrates Product Safety and Patient Benefits in Men Undergoing Prostate Radiotherapy
October 16, 2009

Augmenix, Inc. Closes $6.1 Million Financing

(PR Newswire)
July 24, 2009

Startup Augmenix Seals Up $4.7M in Funding

(Mass High Tech)



Apr 28-29, 2017

SLUGPA- LUGPA Section Meeting

May 6-9, 2017

ARS- American Radium Society

Colorado Springs
May 8-13, 2017

PTCOG- Particle Therapy Cooperative Group

Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
May 12-16, 2017

AUA- American Urological Association

Jun 2-3, 2017

SLUGPA- LUGPA Section Meeting

Aug 6-10, 2017

AUA- Western Section

Sep 7-9, 2017

AUA- New England Section

Sep 14-17, 2017

AUA- Mid Atlantic Section

Amelia Island, FL
Sep 24-27, 2017

SROA- Society for RO Administrators

San Diego
Oct 4-7, 2017

AUA- South Central Section

Naples, FL
Oct 12-14, 2017

AUA- Northeastern Section

Savannah, GA
Nov 2-4, 2017

SRS- The Radiosurgery Society

Las Vegas
Nov 13-17, 2017

AUA- North Central Section

Scottsdale, AZ
Nov 29, 2017-Dec 1, 2017

SUO- Society of Urologic Oncology

Washington, DC