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2017-12-05 08:00:00

DIGNITANA GROWTH CONTINUES IN U.S. WITH RWJ BARNABAS HEALTH AND THREE MORE CENTERS

One of New Jersey's Largest Health Care Systems to Provide DigniCap® to Reduce Chemo Hair Loss 

~ New Medical Centers in South Carolina, California and DC Also Sign On ~ 


Lund, Sweden - December 4, 2017 - Dignitana (http://www.dignitana.se/eng/) AB, world leader in medical scalp cooling technology and manufacturer of The DigniCap® Scalp Cooling System, announced today that RWJBarnabas Health (http://www.rwjbhinfo.org), one of the most comprehensive  health care delivery systems in New Jersey, will offer DigniCap® to patients at its Oceanport, New Jersey location.  RWJBarnabas Health delivers high-quality care to a statewide network covering five million New Jersey residents and is the state's  largest private employer - with more than 32,500 employees and 9,000 physicians.

 "We are pleased to be selected as the provider of scalp cooling therapeutics for one of the largest and most comprehensive health networks in New Jersey," said William Cronin, Chief Executive Officer of Dignitana, Inc. "RWJBarnabas Health is a well-known and respected care delivery system and we welcome the opportunity to help improve the quality of life for its cancer patients." 

Additionally, The George Washington University Hospital (https://www.gwhospital.com/conditions-services/cancer-care) in Washington DC, Gibbs Cancer Center at Spartanburg Medical Center (https://www.spartanburgregional.com/care-treatment/cancer/) in South Carolina, Pomona Valley Hospital Medical Center (https://www.pvhmc.org/#About_Cancer_Care_Center) in California will also provide DigniCap® for patients.

With these new locations, DigniCap® will be available (https://dignicap.com/availability/) at over 100 cancer clinics in 22 states, helping thousands of patients in the United States each year minimize chemotherapy-induced hair loss.


Media Contacts:

Caren Browning                                              Semmy Rülf    

King + Company                                             Chairman of the board, Dignitana AB

00 1 212 561-7464                                         +46 (0)709-312730

Caren.Browning@kingcompr.com                 semmy.rulf@dignitana.se


About Dignitana AB (publ)

Dignitana is a Swedish public company based in Lund and manufacturer of the medical cooling device DigniCap®. Dignitana AB is listed on Nasdaq First North Stockholm and has appointed Erik Penser Bank as Certified Adviser. Headquartered in Dallas Texas, Dignitana, Inc. is the U.S. subsidiary of Dignitana AB. For more information visit www.dignitana.se  

About The DigniCap® Scalp Cooling System­­

DigniCap® is a patented scalp cooling system that offers cancer patients the ability to minimize hair from chemotherapy. DigniCap® provides continuous cooling with high efficacy, safety and acceptable patient comfort. www.dignicap.com

This information is information that Dignitana AB is obliged to make public pursuant to the EU Market Abuse Regulation. The information was submitted for publication, by the above contact, for publication at 8 am (CEST), 5 December, 2017. 


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