St. Louis, Mo. (PRWEB) November 18, 2014
Mobius Therapeutics™ has been awarded a supply agreement for Mitosol® (mitomycin for solution) Kit for Ophthalmic Use from HealthTrustSM. Effective 1 November 2014, Mitosol® will become available by way of an agreement with more than 1,300 hospitals and over 10,600 ambulatory surgery centers and alternate care sites throughout the U.S.
"As Mitosol® remains the only approved formulation of mitomycin-c bearing an ophthalmic indication, this supply agreement validates the importance of our work,” said Ed Timm, president and CEO of Mobius Therapeutics™. “New changes in federal pharmacy compounding law have brought a laser focus to the need for approved formulations of compounded, sterile medications. We are privileged that HealthTrust has awarded Mobius™ this agreement and look forward to maximizing its benefits in HealthTrust member facilities,” said Timm.
About Mobius Therapeutics™, LLC:
Mobius Therapeutics™ is a commercial stage venture focused on ophthalmic surgery solutions. Its first product, Mitosol®, is a system for delivering antifibrotic agents in glaucoma, refractive, and corneal surgery. The glaucoma indication is in active commercialization; the pterygium and refractive indications are awaiting approval by the Food and Drug Administration. Please see full prescribing information at http://www.MobiusTherapeutics.com.
HealthTrust (legally known as HealthTrust Purchasing Group, L.P.) is committed to strengthening provider performance and clinical excellence through an aligned membership model and the delivery of total cost management solutions, including supply chain solutions and a contract and service portfolio unparalleled in quality, scope and value. HealthTrust (http://www.healthtrustpg.com) serves 1,350 acute care facilities, 800 ambulatory surgery centers and members in more than 10,600 other locations, including physician practices, long-term care and alternate care sites. Headquartered in Brentwood, Tennessee, HealthTrust is closely integrated with the proven capabilities of Parallon Business Solutions, LLC (http://www.parallon.com), a leading provider of healthcare business and operational services, including revenue cycle management, workforce and technology solutions. On Twitter @healthtrustpg and @parallonconnect.