About CryoLife

bldg smallCryoLife, Inc. is one of the world’s contemporary medical device companies providing preserved human cardiac and vascular tissues, surgical adhesives and sealants, cardiac lasers and implantable end-stage renal disease access grafts for the repair of complex cardiac and vascular reconstruction surgeries. Since the Company’s inception in 1984, it is estimated that its products and tissues have been implanted in about 900,000 patients worldwide.

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Products and Services

vid-cardiac Cardiac Tissues
Aortic and pulmonary homografts for cardiac reconstruction
vid-vascular Vascular Tissues
Allografts for AV access, peripheral bypass, and infected fields
vid-hero HeRO® Graft
AV access solution to reduce catheter dependency
vid-bioglue BioGlue® Surgical Adhesive
The leading surgical adhesive used in cardiovascular surgery
vid-tmr Transmyocardial Revascularization
Laser therapy for ischemic heart disease
vid-perclot Perclot®
Next generation hemostat for international use only

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A TMR Patient’s Story - Theresa
Theresa has had a long history with coronary disease and has undergone multiple therapies for her condition including emergency bypass surgery. In spite of benefitting from those procedures, she suffered from debilitating chronic angina. TMR is a clinically proven laser therapy procedure for chronic angina patients refractory to medical treatment.

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Recent News

CryoLife Acquires Distribution Rights and Purchase Option for Genesee BioMedical's PhotoFix™ Bovine Pericardial Patch

CryoLife announced today that it has acquired the distribution rights to PhotoFix, a bovine pericardial patch stabilized using a dye-mediated photo-fixation process that requires no glutaraldehyde from Genesee BioMedical, Inc., a Denver, Colorado-based manufacturer of cardiac surgery instruments and devices. CryoLife expects to launch PhotoFix through its U.S. sales force in October 2014.

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CryoLife to Present at 34th Annual Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference

CryoLife announced today that it will participate in the upcoming 34th Annual Canaccord Genuity Growth Conference on Wednesday, August 13, 2014 at the InterContinental Boston Hotel.

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New Clinical Update from the National Kidney Foundation

Read how cryopreserved allografts can effectively manage infected AV grafts. Download the National Kidney Foundation's clinical update for more information.

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Become a Donor and “Light Up the World”

30yrsEach year, the Donate Life Rose Parade Float serves as a memorial to organ and tissue donors, their families, living donors, and transplant recipients. This year’s theme, Light Up the World, represents the compassion and courage of those who give and receive the gift of life. Adorning the float, Donate Life America gave tribute to 81 donors with their own floragraph while 36 recipients and living donors were honored with positions to ride or walk in the parade.

CryoLife was given the exceptional privilege to announce Kevin Patrick Dobson as one of the donors to be memorialized with a floragraph. Kevin was known for his dedication and drive to help those in need. His greatest source of pride was his children, his son Kevin Patrick Dobson, Jr., daughters Jamie Kathleen and Brooke Lauren Dobson, and step-son Andrew Hastings. While serving his community as a New York State Trooper, he was struck by a passing motorist. According to his father Richard, “Kevin prayed that his donation would lessen the suffering of another family. We who loved him in life know that his prayer was answered.”

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Quilted Tributes to Honor Donors


CryoLife is kicking off a three month campaign to display a donor quilt each month, beginning April 1, 2014, in honor of Donate Life Month.

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