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REDWOOD CITY, Calif., Aug. 6, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Myoscience, Inc. is
pleased to announce the addition of Justin Chickles to the team as Vice
President of Commercial Development and the promotion of Johanna Beckmen to
General Manager of Aesthetics.
Mr. Chickles was most recently the Director of Licensing and Business
Development at Purdue Pharma. Prior to Purdue Pharma, Mr. Chickles was a
Director at Johnson & Johnson, where he built an agile team dedicated to
creating a new market for a non-invasive device treating peripheral nerves.
"Myoscience's iovera° treatment is poised to become a transformative therapy for
patients living with pain," said Chickles. "The passion surrounding myoscience
is incredible. I've joined at a tipping point for the company and I am
enthusiastic about the potential in the therapeutic market."
Ms. Beckmen joined myoscience in June of 2013. In her tenure at myoscience, Ms.
Beckmen has been instrumental in developing the iovera° brand and social media
strategy. Previously, she had been responsible for the Thermage and Fraxel
brands at Solta Medical.
"We have made tremendous progress the past year in preparing for commercial
launch," said Clint Carnell, CEO of myoscience. "I am pleased to add such
talented individuals to lead our commercial efforts."
Silicon Valley, California-based myoscience is a privately-held medical device
company committed to making its platform technology, Focused Cold Therapy(TM),
the standard of care for the treatment of peripheral nerve conditions. Focused
Cold Therapy is the patented technology delivered by the iovera? system. The
iovera? system is currently approved in Europe and Canada for temporary wrinkle
reduction, temporary pain reduction and treatment of dermatologic conditions,
and is indicated in the United States for use in pain management and general
surgical use. For more information, please visit www.myoscience.com.
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