Cytomedix to Host First Quarter 2014 Financial Results Conference Call on Friday, May 16, 2014

GAITHERSBURG, Md., May 8, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Cytomedix, Inc. (OTCQX:CMXI), a leading developer of biologically active regenerative therapies, announced today that it will release financial results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2014 after the close of the market on Thursday, May 15, 2014.

The company will host a conference call beginning at 8:00am Eastern time on Friday, May 16, 2014 to discuss the first quarter results and to answer questions. Participating in the call will be Martin Rosendale, Chief Executive Officer, Steven Shallcross, Chief Financial Officer, and Dean Tozer, Chief Commercial Officer.

Conference Call & Webcast
Friday, May 16, 2014 @ 8am Eastern/5am Pacific
Domestic: 800-688-0836
International: 617-614-4072
Passcode: 83963085
Webcast: www.cytomedix.com
Replays – Available through May 30, 2014
Domestic: 888-286-8010
International: 617-801-6888
Passcode: 61292897

About Cytomedix

Cytomedix, Inc. is an autologous regenerative therapies company commercializing innovative platelet technologies for wound care. The Company markets the AutoloGel™ System, a device for the production of autologous platelet rich plasma ("PRP") gel for use on a variety of exuding wounds. For additional information please visit cytomedix.com.

Forward Looking Statements - Safe Harbor Disclaimer

Statements contained in this press release not relating to historical facts are forward-looking statements that are intended to fall within the safe harbor rule for such statements under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. The information contained in the forward-looking statements is inherently uncertain, and Cytomedix' actual results may differ materially due to a number of factors, many of which are beyond Cytomedix' ability to predict or control, including among many others, risks and uncertainties related to the Company's plans to close the Durham, NC facility, the Company's continuous ability to commercialize on any such technology going forward, the Company's ability to successfully execute its Angel and AutoloGel sales strategies, to achieve AutoloGel expected reimbursement rates in 2014, and thereafter, to successfully negotiate with physician offices as anticipated and to realize the anticipated sales growth from such treatments, the likelihood of a favorable CMS determination relating to the reimbursement rates for AutoloGel™, to meet its stroke trial enrollment rates, to successfully realize sales of the Angel Technology resulting in the royalty stream to the Company, the Company's ability to successfully integrate the Aldagen acquisition, the Company's ability to expand patient populations as contemplated, its ability to provide Medicare patients with access as expected, the Company's expectations of favorable future dialogue with potential strategic partners, and its ability to successfully manage contemplated clinical trials, to manage and address the capital needs, human resource, management, compliance and other challenges of a larger, more complex and integrated business enterprise, viability and effectiveness of the Company's sales approach and overall marketing strategies, commercial success or acceptance by the medical community, competitive responses, the Company's ability to raise additional capital and to continue as a going concern, and Cytomedix's ability to execute on its strategy to market the AutoloGel™ System as contemplated. To the extent that any statements made here are not historical, these statements are essentially forward-looking. The Company uses words and phrases such as "believes", "forecasted," "projects," "is expected," "remain confident," "will" and/or similar expressions to identify forward-looking statements in this press release. Undue reliance should not be placed on forward-looking information. These forward-looking statements are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that could cause actual events to differ from the forward-looking statements. More information about some of these risks and uncertainties may be found in the reports filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission by Cytomedix, Inc. Cytomedix operates in a highly competitive and rapidly changing business and regulatory environment, thus new or unforeseen risks may arise. Accordingly, investors should not place any reliance on forward-looking statements as a prediction of actual results. Except as is expressly required by the federal securities laws, Cytomedix undertakes no obligation to update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, changed circumstances or future events or for any other reason. Additional risks that could affect our future operating results are more fully described in our U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filings, including our Annual Report for the year ended December 31, 2013, and other subsequent filings. These filings are available at www.sec.gov.

CONTACT: Cytomedix, Inc. Martin Rosendale, Chief Executive Officer Steven A. Shallcross, EVP/Chief Financial Officer (240) 499-2680 Investors Andrew McDonald Ph.D. LifeSci Advisors, LLC andrew@lifesciadvisors.com (646) 597-6987Source:Cytomedix, Inc.