TSX : MOG
July 24, 2007 11:52 ET
MonoGen Provides HPV Submission Update
CHICAGO, ILLINOIS--(Marketwire - July 24, 2007) - MonoGen, Inc. ("Corporation") (TSX:MOG) today announced that it submitted its PMA Supplement for the use of the MonoPrep Pap Test with the Digene hc2 HPV DNA Tests before the end of June as expected.
During preliminary review of this Supplement, the FDA has indicated a concern about a certain subset of data within the statistical analysis. The company is in communication with the FDA to assess the best course of action to address this matter.
Ted S. Geiselman, MonoGen's President and CEO commented, "We are pleased with the quality of the data in the submission and look forward to working with the FDA to address their concerns as part of the ongoing review process."
With operational headquarters in the United States (Greater Chicago area), MonoGen is a medical device company developing an integrated suite of fully automated devices (the SAVANT LABORATORY SYSTEM™) for anatomic and molecular pathology laboratories. The SAVANT LABORATORY SYSTEM™ is being designed to automate processes performed by clinical laboratories to reduce their costs, increase throughput, and improve the quality and consistency of results.
The common shares of the Corporation are listed for trading on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the trading symbol "MOG".
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