Booth #: 533
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 #: 516
Biomedica provides internationally recognized, fully validated own ELISAs for pre-/clinical research. Biomedica’s portfolio includes ELISAs for FGF23, Sclerostin, DKK-1, OPG and FREE soluble RANKL. Launched 2019: intact FGF23, Vanin-1, Angiopoietin-2, Periostin. Service measurements, also for TAmiRNA’s osteomiR™ and Fianostic’s FluoBolt™ FIAs are available. www.bmgrp.com
Booth #: 803
Biomomentum provides biomechanical testing services and manufactures and commercializes testing devices for the mechanical characterization of biomaterials and tissues. The Mach-1™ multiaxial mechanical tester is the only all-in-one device designed for compression, tension, shear, friction, torsion and indentation mapping. The Mach-1™ is also an excellent educational tool for students.
Booth #: 821
Biophytis is a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on the development of novel therapeutics for patients suffering from age- related diseases such as sarcopenia. Our therapeutic approach targets key biological resilience pathways that can protect against and counteract the effects of the multiple biological stresses that lead to age-related diseases.”
BIOQUANT Image Analysis Corporation
Booth #: 717
BBIOQUANT OSTEO software provides automated and interactive analysis of bone and muscle histology: skeletal phenotyping, muscle phenotyping, osseointegration, human bone, arthritis, cortical bone, chondrocyte proliferation, and metastasis. BIOQUANT SCAN software provides automated bright field, fluorescent, and polarized light slide-scanning. BIOQUANT RESEARCH SERVICES provides contract services in bone biology. Website: osteo.bioquant.com
Bone Research, West China School of Stomatology, Sichuan University
Booth #: 511
Booth #: 709
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 #: 612
Charles River offers an integrated service in the field of musculoskeletal research. Our scientists, pathologists, veterinarians, and surgeons provide expertise allowing for a comprehensive evaluation of bone, muscle and cartilage drug efficacy and safety, as well as orthopedic applications across many animal species.
Clementia and Ispen Company
Booth #: 819
Ipsen Biopharmaceuticals is a global biopharmaceutical company focused on innovation and specialty care. The company develops and commercializes innovative medicines in three key therapeutic areas – Oncology, Neuroscience and Rare Diseases.
Booth #: 626
Featuring assays like Intact FGF23, Intact FGF21, Noggin, HMGB1, Semaphorin 4D, Free 25OH Vitamin D and hundreds of other relevant assays for bone metabolism, kidney, cardiovascular research and clinical laboratories, Eagle Biosciences has quickly become a leading provider of immunoassays, antibodies, and proteins to the worldwide research and clinical communities.
Booth #: 200
REMS from Echolight - The first clinically available method for direct non-ionizing measurement of lumbar and femoral BMD.
Booth #: 528
Elsevier is a global information analytics business that helps scientists and clinicians to find new answers, reshape human knowledge, and tackle the most urgent human crises.
Galgo Medical develops and provides advanced medical imaging software solutions to optimize bone management, from the industry and clinicians’ practice towards patients’ outcomes - by reducing radiation exposure while increasing the potential of current 2D imaging modality, turning standard DXA hip examination into QCT-like 3D analysis, with 3D-SHAPER(r).
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.
Booth #: 500
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. https://www.hologic.com/hologic-products/breast-skeletal/horizon-dxa-system.
Booth #: 823
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.
Booth #: 520
Inozyme Pharma is a biotechnology company committed to developing novel medicines for the treatment of rare metabolic diseases of calcification. The company was founded in 2016 with technology licensed from Yale University. For more information, please visit: www.inozyme.com.
Booth #: 714
Kubtec Scientific continues to break new ground in imaging technology with the PARAMETER 3D with DIGIMUS®, the only 3D cabinet X-ray system to offer tomosynthesis capability and BMD/BMC measurement applications. The PARAMETER 3D with DIGIMUS for science and research, also provides 2D and optical imaging, which affords unprecedented high-resolution, high-contrast imaging with multi-slice capability, making it the most powerful radiographic tool on the market.
Booth #: 504
Medimaps Group is a leading global medical software analytics company based in Switzerland with offices in US and France. Its flagship product, the TBS iNsight™ (Osteo) has been used to better predict fracture risk in osteoporosis. It is the gold standard for bone microarchitecture assessment integrated seamlessly in clinical routine.
Micro Photonics, Inc.
Booth #: 711
Micro Photonics, and partner Bruker MicroCT are leading the advancement in high resolution micro-CT solutions for bone, biomaterials, orthopedics, and other life science research with a focus on bone morphology and BMD. The SkyScan product line meets the high-resolution and versatility required for any demanding research laboratory.
Micro Photonics, Inc.
Booth #: 808
Measure Bone Mineral Density and Body Composition for Lab Animals Micro Photonics, and partner Medikors are leading advances in measurement of bone mineral density (BMD) and body composition (BMC, FAT, LEAN) of live lab animals with InAlyzer DEXA systems. The InAlyzer is simple, quick, noninvasive, and useful for longitudinal studies.
Mindways Software, Inc.
Booth #: 509
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.
Booth #: 518
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.
Pharmatest Services Ltd
Booth #: 429
Pharmatest is a CRO that offers preclinical efficacy services in skeletal diseases and oncology. Our services include in vitro bone cell assays (osteoclasts and osteoblasts), bone analysis services, animal models of bone safety, osteoporosis, osteoarthritis, rare bone diseases and cancer bone metastasis, and clinical bone turnover marker measurements.
Booth #: 835
Quidel manufactures immunoassays for markers of bone turnover that are useful predictors of fracture risk and rate of bone loss. Examples include pyridinolines, deoxypyridinolines, and helical peptide. Formation markers include bone specific alkaline phosphatase, carboxyterminal propetide of Type 1 collagen (CICP, PICP), and osteocalcin. Visit quidel.com for more information.
Booth #: 508
Radius Health is a science-driven fully integrated biopharmaceutical company committed to developing and commercializing innovative endocrine therapeutics in osteoporosis and oncology. Visit www.radiuspharm.com.
Rare Bone Disease Alliance
Booth #: 403
The Rare Bone Disease Alliance is a coalition, which educates medical professionals, expands research and assists patients. Alliance participants include rare bone disease physician and scientific thought leaders, 11 Rare Bone Disease Patient organizations and pharmaceutical companies interested in the rare bone field.
Research Diets, Inc.
Booth #: 206
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.
Booth #: 801
Scanco Medical (www.scanco.ch) is the leading global provider of CT and HR-pQCT (XtremeCT) systems. All systems are bundled with easy to use and comprehensive tools for Scan Acquisition, Image analysis including Finite Element Software, Visualization and Archiving. Scanco also provides scanning and analysis services for academic and industrial groups.
Soft Bones Foundation
Booth #: 610
Soft Bones Foundation (www.SoftBones.org) was formed in 2009 to provide information and a community to educate, empower and connect patients living with the rare bone disease hypophosphatasia (HPP), their families and caregivers. HPP is a condition affecting healthy development of bones and teeth, making bones softer and more likely to fracture.
Stratec Medizintechnik GmbH/Novotec Medical GmbH
Booth #: 513
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.
Booth #: 812
StraxCorp has the first FDA cleared HRpQCT device. It is also doing research for developing a clinical AI aid for imminent risk of fracture (within 2 years) in over 70’s for interpreting HRpQCT scans. This is being researched (not FDA cleared) as an adjunct to BMD, to help better target therapy, a major source of fracture treatment costs. Visit Booth 812 for more information.
Booth #: 632
Takeda is a global, values-based, R&D-driven biopharmaceutical leader headquartered in Japan, committed to bringing Better Health and a Brighter Future to patients by translating science into highly-innovative medicines. www.takeda.com
The International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD)
Booth #: 810
The International Society for Clinical Densitometry (ISCD) is dedicated to advancing high-quality musculoskeletal health assessments in the service of superior patient care. Our vision it to make quality musculoskeletal health assessment accessible for people everywhere.
UCONN Cryohistology Imaging Core
Booth #: 527
This core performs fluorescence-based cryohistological analysis of mouse non-decalcified bone and cartilage plus access to µCT analysis. Our in-house developed LIMS software will demonstrate how samples are acquired and processed for dynamic/cellular histomorphometry of the femur and vertebra and to assess pathology of articular/growth plate cartilage or alveolar/dental tissues.
Booth #: 534
Ultragenyx is a biopharmaceutical company committed to bringing to patients novel products for the treatment of serious rare and ultra-rare genetic diseases. The company has built a diverse portfolio of approved therapies and product candidates aimed at addressing diseases with high unmet medical need and clear biology for treatment, for which there are typically no approved therapies treating the underlying disease. www.ultragenyx.com.