• Exhibits

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    AccelLAB, Inc.

    Booth #: 817

    Now a Citoxlab Company, AccelLAB is a preclinical CRO that conducts safety and efficacy GLP studies on medical devices and biologics. Specialized services include surgical suites, imaging (CT, X-Ray, MRI, µCT), routine/non-decalcified histology, histomorphometry, histopathology, hematology, blood biochemistry and report production. Fully AAALAC-certified, AccelLAB was successfully audited by the FDA.

    Activ Nutritional, a subsidiary of Adare Pharmaceuticals

    Booth #: 211

    Viactiv®, the #1 calcium soft chew brand, is now part of Activ Nutritional, a subsidiary of Adare Pharmaceuticals. Viactiv is the perfect combination of tasty & healthy that keeps patients wanting more. Chocolate & caramel flavors combined with Calcium, D3, and Vitamin K help keep the body satisfied & strong.

    AEIOU Scientific, LLC *NEW PRODUCT*

    Booth #: 914

    AEIOU Scientific instruments perform dynamic mechanical bending tests on forearms of living people. Using proprietary Cortical Bone Mechanics Technology™, these instruments make accurate noninvasive, direct, functional measurements of structural mechanical properties (mass, stiffness, and damping) and calculate the quality factor, flexural rigidity and bending strength of ulnar cortical bone. www.aeiouscientific.com

    Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

    Booth #: 601

    Alexion is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on serving patients and families affected by rare diseases, including hypophosphatasia (HPP), through the innovation, development and commercialization of life-changing therapies.


    Booth #: 500

    Amgen is committed to unlocking the potential of biology for patients suffering from serious illnesses by discovering, developing, manufacturing and delivering innovative human therapeutics. A biotechnology pioneer since 1980, Amgen has reached millions of patients around the world and is developing a pipeline of medicines with breakaway potential.

    Ascendis Pharma A/S

    Booth #: 400

    Ascendis Pharma is applying its unique TransCon technology with clinically validated parent drugs to create new therapies with potential for best-in-class efficacy, safety and/or convenience. Ascendis has a wholly-owned pipeline of three rare disease endocrinology product candidates in clinical development, including TransCon PTH, a long-acting prodrug of parathyroid hormone for hypoparathyroidism.

    Bindex *NEW PRODUCT*

    Booth #: 209

    Bindex® is the game changer point-of-care technology in osteoporosis management (a new reimbursement code in US). Bindex® measures the cortical bone thickness of the tibia and the algorithm calculates the Density Index, a parameter which estimates bone mineral density at the hip with 90% sensitivity and specificity thresholds for osteoporosis.


    Booth #: 708

    Biomedica provides internationally recognized, fully validated own ELISAs for clinical research. As a world-wide market leader Biomedica’s portfolio includes ELISAs for FGF23, Sclerostin, DKK-1, OPG and FREE soluble RANKL. Launched 2018: bioactive Sclerostin, Semaphorin 4D, total Neuropilin-1 as well as Periostin. Service measurements are available on request. www.bmgrp.com.

    Biomomentum, Inc.

    Booth #: 617

    Quebec, Canada

    Biomomentum manufactures and commercializes testing devices for the mechanical characterization of biomaterials and cartilage. The Mach-1™ multiaxial mechanical tester is the only all-in-one device designed for compression, tension, shear, friction, torsion and indentation mapping. Biomomentum also offers a full-service approach to biomechanical testing. In addition to performing highly controlled tests using a state-of-the-art technology, its expert team adheres to effective Standard Operating Procedures, develops reliable testing protocols, and delivers accurate data analysis reports in compliance with Good Laboratory Practice.

    BIOQUANT Image Analysis Corporation

    Booth #: 317

    BIOQUANT OSTEO is automated and easy-to-use software for bone and muscle phenotyping, osseointegration, muscle fibertyping, arthritis, immunofluorescence, cell counting, and more. Support includes video tutorials, a searchable manual, one-on-one remote desktop training, and application customization. BIOQUANT SCAN upgrades your microscope to scan brightfield or fluorescence. BIOQUANT RESEARCH SERVICES support basic and pre-clinical research. https://osteo.bioquant.com

    Bone Research, West China School of Stomatology, Sichuan University

    Booth #: 703

    Bone Research, West China School of Stomatology, Sichuan University, China www.nature.com/boneres/ ; http://www.hxkq.org

    Bruker BioSpin *NEW PRODUCT*

    Booth #: 414

    Bruker BioSpin offers advanced preclinical imaging solutions for a broad spectrum of application fields, including orthopedics. Drawing on over thirty years’ experience, Bruker develops and manufactures systems for 3-dimensional, non-destructive investigation of an object’s internal microstructure.


    Booth #: 815

    Cedarlane provides the newest kits and reagents of the highest quality. Customers take advantage of one-stop-shopping for millions of products from top global suppliers. Save time and money through product consolidation, worry-free ordering, and timely, affordable delivery.

    Charles River

    Booth #: 611

    With a mission to deliver custom, flexible solutions, Charles River provides clients with exactly what they need to improve and expedite the development of new therapies. From discovery all the way through to clinical support, our scientific experts leverage an expansive safety assessment portfolio, a range of laboratory support services and global, state-of-the-art facilities to produce the quality data you need to optimize your drug development program, every step of the way.

    Clementia Pharmaceuticals, Inc.

    Booth #: 314

    Clementia is a clinical-stage company innovating new treatments for ultra-rare bone disorders and other diseases. Clementia is developing palovarotene, an RARγ agonist, is currently being evaluated in the Phase 3 MOVE Trial for fibrodysplasia ossificans progressiva (FOP) and in the Phase 2 MO-Ped Trial for multiple osteochondromas (MO, aka MHE).

    Cyagen Biosciences

    Booth #: 701

    Cyagen is the world's largest provider of custom-engineered mouse and rat models. Cyagen's services have become well known for their top quality, full guarantee, and competitive prices. Additionally, Cyagen offers a comprehensive series of stem cell products for research use, including cell lines, media, and differentiation kits.

    CyberLogic, Inc. *NEW PRODUCT*

    Booth #: 110

    CyberLogic® is a research and development firm, founded in 1992, and has been working in the field of biomedical ultrasound since then. CyberLogic® has over 40 patents, and is presently marketing its flagship medical diagnostic product, the UltraScan™ 650, the only ultrasound device that measures bone mineral density (BMD).

    DEXA Solutions

    Booth #: 614

    DEXA Solutions is the leading service provider for all your Bone Densitometry needs. We specialize in providing onsite service, parts sales, system relocations, annual PMs, service contracts and equipment sales for all current and end of life GE Lunar and Hologic Bone Densitometers.

    DIAsource ImmunoAssays

    Booth #: 808

    DIAsource ImmunoAssays, an international diagnostic company based in Belgium, develops, manufactures and markets clinical diagnostic kits in the field of endocrinology, autoimmunity and infectious diseases, with a strong focus on VitaminD assays. DIAsource is selling and servicing instruments for our RIA and ELISA kits, offering automation to our worldwide distributor network.


    Booth #: 517

    Elsevier’s Bone and Mineral Research Journals and Books. Elsevier is a leading publisher of bone and mineral research, our peer-reviewed journals and books provide a home for research that advances this important field and related disciplines. elsevier.com/endocrinology

    Eli Lilly & Company

    Booth #: 801

    Lilly is a global healthcare leader that unites caring with discovery to make life better for people around the world. We were founded in 1876 by a man committed to creating high-quality medicines that meet real needs, and today we remain true to that mission. To learn more, visit www.lilly.com.


    Booth #: 615

    Faxitron brings you compact, fully-shielded, ultra high-resolution (> 8 µm) cabinet x-ray systems and true DXA analysis to screen, track and evaluate structural, density and body composition changes longitudinally. We offer systems with multiple detector sizes (up to 43 cm X 43 cm) to match system performance to specific in vivo and ex vivo applications.


    Booth: 315

    Galgo Medical is specialized in medical imaging and post-processing software development to better serve the needs of the medical industry and provide physicians with solutions to optimize individual patient management. 3D-SHAPER(r) is an innovative program that turns DXA images into 3D patient-specific models and provides separate measurements of cortical and trabecular bone.

    GE Healthcare

    Booth: 312

    As a leading provider of medical imaging, monitoring, biomanufacturing, and cell and gene therapy technologies, GE Healthcare enables precision health in diagnostics, therapeutics and monitoring through intelligent devices, data analytics, applications and services. Through our Bone and Metabolic Health division, GE Healthcare provides high precision and reliable DXA and QUS technology for reliable measurement of bone mineral density and body composition.

    Glenbrook Technologies

    Booth: 802

    Glenbrook Technologies introduces The LabScope. Affordable and patented x-ray imaging technology for Bone and Small Animal models. Low Dose, High Resolution Micro-Fluoroscopy that permits x-ray observation of motion and surgical procedures.


    Booth #: 300

    Hologic, Inc., a leading supplier of innovative imaging solutions showcases the HorizonTM DXA System. The Horizon DXA System provides high quality images that go beyond accurately determining bone mineral density. The powerful images can assess vertebral fractures, pinpoint incomplete atypical femur fractures, identify aortic calcifications, and measure body composition.


    Booth #: 616

    Immundiagnostik is an internationally active diagnostics company that develops and produces innovative immunoassays and other analytical methods for clinical routine and life science research. We provide effective tools for prevention, differential diagnosis and therapy monitoring in the areas of disorders of the skeletal system, oxidative stress, gastroenterology and cardiovascular diseases.

    International Federation of Musculoskeletal Research Societies

    Booth #: 102


    Booth #: 716

    Kubtec is demonstrating the PARAMETER© 3D Cabinet X-ray System with DIGIMUS® Software, the only system to offer tomosynthesis imaging and BMD/BMC measure applications. The Parameter 3D System shows your specimens in 1mm digital slices giving you unprecedented levels of anatomical detail, together with 2-D X-ray and HD optical image capability

    Medimaps Group SA *NEW PRODUCT*

    Booth #: 310

    Medimaps Group offers seamless solutions for clinical routine and research. TBS iNsight allows clinicians from DXA images to quickly estimate TBS which is reflecting bone microarchitecture. TBS improves osteoporosis management in conjunction with BMD and clinical risk factors. In research, our TRIP platform evaluates bone fragility from different image modalities (e.g. DXA, X-ray, CT) at different skeletal sites.

    Micro Photonics, Inc.

    Booth #: 416

    Micro Photonics and partner Bruker MicroCT are leading the advancement in 3D high resolution micro-CT for bone, biomaterials, orthopedics, and other life science research with a focus on bone morphology and BMD. The SkyScan products offer the high resolution and versatility required for any demanding research laboratory.


    Booth #: 705

    MilliporeSigma helps answer your toughest research questions with immunoassay quantification of protein biomarkers. Look closer at our highly validated assays: ELISAs; MILLIPLEX® MAP multiplex for Luminex®, high sensitivity SMC™ for SMCxPRO™. We offer instrumentation and custom assay development services to meet your research needs.

    Mindways Software, Inc.

    Booth #: 304

    Mindways produces Quantitative CT (QCT) products for measurement of bone mineral density from CT scans. QCT Pro and CliniQCT are FDA-cleared, reimbursable, and compatible with FRAX, all for a fraction of the cost of DXA. For researchers, Mindways BIT adds investigational tools for analysis capability beyond bone density.

    National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases

    Booth #: 804

    The mission of the National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases is to support research into the causes, treatment, and prevention of arthritis and musculoskeletal and skin diseases; the training of basic and clinical scientists to carry out this research; and the dissemination of information on research progress in these diseases.

    National Osteoporosis Foundation

    Booth #: 112

    The National Osteoporosis Foundation (NOF) is the leading health organization dedicated to preventing osteoporosis and broken bones, promoting strong bones for life and reducing human suffering through programs of public and clinician awareness, education, advocacy and research. NOF is the nation’s only health organization solely dedicated to osteoporosis and bone health.

    Northwestern Polytechnical University

    Booth #: 916

    Located in the historic city of Xi'an, cradle of Chinese civilization and terminus of the ancient Silk Road, Northwestern Polytechnical University (NPU) is the only multidisciplinary and research-oriented in China that is simultaneously developing education and research programs in the fields of aeronautics, astronautics, and marine technology engineering. It is now affiliated to the Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT).

    Object Research Systems, Inc.

    Booth #: 810

    ORS is an ISO and IEC standards compliant software maker whose products are deployed by registered users in more than 80 countries. Our intuitive software platforms for scientific and biomedical imaging deliver high-impact visualization, advanced image segmentation, quantitative analysis, animation, and other powerful features with endless user extensibility in Python.

    Orimed Pharma *NEW PRODUCT*

    Booth #: 709

    Orimed Pharma is an up-and-coming, innovative Canadian pharmaceutical company actively involved in the fields of bone health and sexual dysfunction, among others. Through its own research and development, as well as through partnerships with international companies, Orimed provides innovative solutions to health care providers to better treat and serve patients.

    OsteoMetrics, Inc.

    Booth #: 515

    Redefining Bone Histomorphometry since 1989. The system of choice, OsteoMeasure now available with live digital imaging, on-screen pen measurement, automated measurement, a complete set of Cortical Bone measurements and an expanded set of non-specific measurements. Comprehensive GLP validation package.

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    Booth #: 100

    PerkinElmer is a global leader committed to innovating for a healthier world. Our dedicated team of 8,000 employees worldwide are passionate about providing customers with an unmatched experience as they help solve critical issues especially impacting the diagnostics, discovery and analytical solutions markets. Our innovative detection, imaging, informatics and service capabilities, combined with deep market knowledge and expertise, help customers gain earlier and more accurate insights to improve lives and the world around us.

    PharmaLegacy Laboratories *NEW PRODUCT*

    Booth #: 205

    PharmaLegacy Laboratories is a leading speciality pharmacology Contract Research Organization located in Shanghai Zhangjiang High-Tech Park, China. PharmaLegacy is equipped with a world-class facility, working to international pharmaceutical industrial standards. PharmaLegacy provides preclinical in vivo pharmacology efficacy services as well a therapeutic antibody discovery service program.

    Pharmatest Services Ltd

    Booth #: 217

    Pharmatest is a CRO that offers preclinical efficacy services in the fields of skeletal diseases and oncology. Our services include in vitro bone cell assays (osteoclasts and osteoblasts) and in vivo models of bone safety, osteoporosis, osteoarthritis and cancer-induced bone disease. We also offer clinical bone turnover marker measurements.

    Radius Health

    Booth #: 105

    Radius is a science-driven fully integrated biopharmaceutical company that is committed to developing and commercializing innovative endocrine therapeutics in the areas of osteoporosis and oncology. For more information, please visit www.radiuspharm.com.

    Rare Bone Disease Patient Network

    Booth #: 215

    The Rare Bone Disease Alliance(RBDA)/Rare Bone Disease Patient Network(RBDPN) is a coalition of patient advocacy organizations, scientific thought leaders and industry. The mission of the Alliance and Network is to advance understanding, education and research related to rare bone diseases and assist patients and caregivers.

    Ratoc System Engineering Co., Ltd.

    Booth #: 316

    Our new product TRI/3D-BON-FCSCL measures bone strength, 3D morphometry and bone mineral density using DICOM files of clinical CT. This software enables to qualify the bone destruction, bone formation and bone resorption. Our software will beast assist your osteoporosis study.

    Research Diets, Inc.

    Booth #: 308

    Research Diets, Inc. formulates and produces purified OpenSource Diets® for laboratory animals. Custom diets shipped in 5-7 days. BioDAQ® Food and Liquid Intake Monitor for mice and rats mounts to home cage and records the time, duration, amount of each meal automatically. BioDAQ NHP monitors food intake of socially housed NHPs.

    Scanco Medical

    Booth #: 609

    Scanco Medical (www.scanco.ch) is a global provider of microCT, VivaCT and XtremeCT (HR-pQCT) systems as well as scan/analysis services. Sophisticated, yet easy to use, analysis and visualization software as well as automatic specimen changers (specimen systems only) are standard on all systems. Optional hardware and software include mechanical testing stage, GPU reconstruction and FE analysis.


    Booth #: 201

    Shire is the leading global biotechnology company focused on serving people with rare diseases and other highly specialized conditions. We strive to develop best-in-class products across our core therapeutic areas including Hematology, Immunology, Neuroscience, Ophthalmics, Gastrointestinal / Internal Medicine / Endocrine, Hereditary Angioedema, Lysosomal Storage Disorders, and Oncology.

    Soft Bones, Inc., The US Hypophosphatasia Foundation

    Booth #: 710

    Soft Bones Inc., The U.S. Hypophosphatasia Foundation provides information and a community to educate, empower and connect patients living with hypophosphatasia (HPP), their families and caregivers. The Foundation also promotes research of this rare bone disease through awareness and fundraising efforts..

    Stratec Medizintechnik GmbH

    Booth #: 800

    Stratec Medizintechnik and Novotec Medical offer systems for musculoskeletal diagnosis and therapy. The XCT pQCT systems allow diagnosis of bone and muscle characteristics. Leonardo Mechanography is used to measure muscular function under physiological conditions. Galileo vibration devices improve neuromuscular function and mobility in patients with chronic diseases and sarcopenia.

    Therachon *NEW PRODUCT*

    Booth #: 203

    Therachon is developing treatments for rare conditions with unmet medical needs. We are committed to fostering a community rigorous about science and passionate about transforming patient lives. Our lead pipeline candidate, TA-46, is a novel protein therapy in development for achondroplasia, the most common form of disproportionate short stature.

    UCONN Cryohistology Imaging Core

    Booth #: 213

    This core provides a high-throughput workflow for a multi-probe analysis of cells and matrix within mineralized tissues, all from a single slide. The approach is useful for an affordable and timely return of a comprehensive skeletal phenotyping of transgenic mouse lines and interpretation of murine models skeletal injury and repair.

    Ultragenyx Pharmacuetical

    Booth #: 809

    Novato, California

    Ultragenyx is a biopharmaceutical company committed to bringing to market novel products for the treatment of rare and ultra-rare diseases, with a focus on serious, debilitating genetic diseases. The Company has rapidly built and advanced a diverse portfolio of product candidates with the potential to address diseases for which the unmet medical need is high, the biology for treatment is clear, and for which there are no approved therapies.

    Vitamin D Workshop

    Booth #: 714

    Vitamin D Workshops are annual international conferences on the biology of Vitamin D. Features of the VDW include promoted talks, junior scientist awards, plenary posters and networking opportunities. Since 1973 there have been 21 VDWs, with the 22nd scheduled for Spring 2019. See HYPERLINK “http://www.vitamindworkshop.org” www.vitamindworkshop.org for venue, abstract and registration details.

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