MELBOURNE, Australia, Nov. 12, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Immuron Limited (ASX:IMC) (OTCQB:IMROY) is pleased to announce that the Company has executed a non-exclusive distribution agreement with Medico-Mart, Inc. of Waukesha, Wisconsin. The terms and conditions of the agreement will remain confidential.
Medico-Mart, Inc. specializes in fulfilling the product needs of physician offices, clinics, and healthcare organizations throughout the U.S.
Medico-Mart was founded in 1935 and is now a leading distribution healthcare company in the U.S. servicing customers across a wide variety of specialist areas including: pediatrics, internal medicine, family practice, travel medicine, and occupational medicine. Their coverage ranges from single physician offices to large healthcare organizations.
Jerry Walsh, President of Medico-Mart, said;
“The introduction of Travelan into our pharmaceutical portfolio will allow us to better serve our travel medicine customers whilst providing Medico-Mart with opportunities for additional business development in the travel market. We look forward to a successful partnership with Immuron.”
Thomas Liquard, CEO of Immuron added;
“Since its creation more than 70 years ago, Medico-Mart has always been at the forefront of the travel medicine market. We are thrilled to add Medico-Mart, a company that clearly understands the value of differentiated travel products like Travelan, to our growing list of partners in the U.S.”
Immuron Ltd (ASX:IMC; (OTCQB:IMROY) is a microbiome company focused on developing and commercialising oral immunotherapeutics for the treatment of a many gut mediated diseases. Immuron has a unique and safe technology platform that enables a shorter development therapeutic cycle. The Company currently markets and sells Travelan® for the prevention of travellers’ diarrhoea, whilst its lead product candidate IMM-124E is in Phase 2b clinical trials for NASH and ASH. These products together with the Company’s other preclinical immunotherapy pipeline products targeting immune-related diseases currently under development, will meet a large unmet need in the market.
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