Medgenics to Announce Third Quarter 2014 Results and Provide Initial Clinical Data on MDGN-201 (EPODURE(TM)) Trial on October 15, 2014

WAYNE, Pa. and MISGAV, Israel, Sept. 24, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medgenics, Inc. (NYSE:MDGN) will host a conference call and live audio webcast on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at 9 a.m. EDT to discuss third quarter 2014 financial and operational results and to provide initial clinical data from the ongoing MDGN-201 trial, "Safety and Efficacy of Sustained Erythropoietin Therapy of Anemia in Chronic Kidney Disease Patients and End-Stage Renal Disease (ESRD) Dialysis Patients Using EPODURE BioPump."

Details on the conference call and webcast will be made available one week prior to the call.

About Medgenics, Inc.

Medgenics is developing an autologous transduced micro-organ system, BioPump™, a proprietary platform for the sustained production and delivery of therapeutic proteins using ex vivo gene therapy and the patient's own tissue for the treatment of orphan and rare diseases. For more information, visit the Company's website at www.medgenics.com.

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CONTACT: Medgenics, Inc. John Leaman john.leaman@medgenics.com Brian Piper Brian.piper@medgenics.com Stern Investor Relations Beth DelGiacco 212-362-1200 Beth@sternir.com

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