To better reflect the broader dermatology market being served by the Company and our vision going forward, we have selected STRATA Skin Sciences as our new corporate name and are excited to officially launch this new corporate identity. The new name embodies our commitment to a wide range of therapeutic and diagnostic dermatological conditions with the common goal of increasing access, lowering costs and improving patient quality.STRATA Skin Sciences enters 2016 with an infrastructure that positions us as a best-in-class player in medical dermatology and a partner-of-choice for emerging technologies looking for a strong and effective enterprise that can quickly scale and exploit unmet needs in the dermatology market." About STRATA Skin Sciences (Formerly MELA Sciences, Inc.) STRATA Skin Sciences is a medical technology company focused on the therapeutic and diagnostic dermatology market. Its products include the XTRAC laser and VTRAC excimer lamp systems utilized in the treatment of psoriasis, vitiligo and various other skin conditions; and the MelaFind ® system used to assist in the identification and management of melanoma skin cancer. Safe Harbor This press release includes "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements include but are not limited to the Company's plans, objectives, expectations and intentions and may contain words such as "will," "may," "seeks," and "expects," that suggest future events or trends. These statements, including the Company's ability to generate the anticipated revenue stream, the Company's ability to generate sufficient cash flow to fund the Company's ongoing operations beginning in 2015 or at any time in the future, and the Company's ability to build a leading franchise in medical dermatology, are based on the Company's current expectations and are inherently subject to significant uncertainties and changes in circumstances. Actual results may differ materially from the Company's expectations due to financial, economic, business, competitive, market, regulatory and political factors or conditions affecting the Company and the medical device industry in general, as well as more specific risks and uncertainties set forth in the Company's SEC reports on Forms 10-Q and 10-K. Given such uncertainties, any or all of these forward-looking statements may prove to be incorrect or unreliable. The Company assumes no duty to update its forward-looking statements and urges investors to carefully review its SEC disclosures available at www.sec.gov and www.melasciences.com.
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