SOURCE: NeoStem, Inc.

November 26, 2007 11:07 ET

MEDIA ADVISORY: First Adult Stem Cell Collection to Mark Medical History in Nevada as NeoStem's Newest Collection Center Member Opens Doors on Wednesday, November 28

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwire - November 26, 2007) - NeoStem, Inc. (AMEX: NBS), a leading edge biotechnology company capitalizing on breakthroughs in the burgeoning field of adult stem cell therapeutics, has expanded its collection center network to Henderson, NV. The first official collection of adult stem cells in Nevada using NeoStem's process will occur during the Grand Opening on Wednesday, November 28 at 10:30 a.m. The new Collection Center is located in the TrimCare Medical Center, 10652 S. Eastern Ave., Suite A, Henderson, Nevada. The stem cells will be cryopreserved by NeoStem for the individual's personal future use in times of medical need. NeoStem is the first company to provide adult stem cell collection and banking services to the general population. The stem cells are collected from the blood stream through a relatively simple, minimally invasive process and then prepared and stored for future use utilizing NeoStem's proprietary processes and technologies. Individuals may use their stored stem cells for therapeutic transplant in any licensed transplant center in the US for approved therapies.

Grand Opening festivities to include:
10:30 a.m.:  Ribbon Cutting and Proclamation from The City of Henderson
10:45 a.m.:  Adult Stem Cell Collection
11 a.m. - 4 p.m:  Open House
5 p.m. - 8 p.m.:  Reception with cocktails and hors d'oeuvres

Media coverage invited.

DATE: Wednesday, November 28

TIME: 10:30 a.m. (PT)

LOCATION: Located in the TrimCare Medical Center
          10652 S. Eastern Ave., Suite A
          Henderson, Nevada

Contact Information

  • Nevada Media Relations
    Loraine Phelps
    Phone: (702) 990-0899
    Cell: (702) 612-8591

    NeoStem, Inc.
    420 Lexington Avenue, Suite 450
    New York, NY 10170
    Phone (212) 584-4180