Medgenics to Host Conference Call to Announce First Quarter 2015 Results on April 17, 2015

PHILADELPHIA, April 2, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Medgenics, Inc. (NYSE:MDGN) will host a conference call and live audio webcast on Friday, April 17, 2015 at 8:30 a.m. ET to discuss first quarter 2015 financial results.

In order to participate in the conference call, please dial (844) 466-4113 (domestic) or (765) 507-2652 (international). The conference ID number is 18428859.

The live webcast can be accessed under "Events" in the Investors section of the Company's website at or you may use the link:

A replay of the call will be available two hours after the end of the conference on April 17, 2015 through April 24, 2015. To access the replay, please dial (855) 859-2056 (domestic) or (404) 537-3406 (international) and reference the conference ID number.

The archived webcast will be available for 30 days in the Investor section of Medgenics' website at

About Medgenics, Inc.

Medgenics is developing the TARGT (Transduced Autologous Restorative Gene Therapy) system, a proprietary platform for the sustained production and delivery of therapeutic proteins and peptides 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

Forward-looking Statements

This release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 and as that term is defined in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995, which include all statements other than statements of historical fact, including (without limitation) those regarding the Company's financial position, its development and business strategy, its product candidates and the plans and objectives of management for future operations. The Company intends that such forward-looking statements be subject to the safe harbors created by such laws. Forward-looking statements are sometimes identified by their use of the terms and phrases such as "estimate," "project," "intend," "forecast," "anticipate," "plan," "planning, "expect," "believe," "will," "will likely," "should," "could," "would," "may" or the negative of such terms and other comparable terminology. All such forward-looking statements are based on current expectations and are subject to risks and uncertainties. Should any of these risks or uncertainties materialize, or should any of the Company's assumptions prove incorrect, actual results may differ materially from those included within these forward-looking statements. Accordingly, no undue reliance should be placed on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date made. The Company expressly disclaims any obligation or undertaking to disseminate any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statements contained herein to reflect any change in the Company's expectations with regard thereto or any change in events, conditions or circumstances on which any such statements are based. As a result of these factors, the events described in the forward-looking statements contained in this release may not occur.

CONTACT: Medgenics, Inc. John Leaman Brian Piper 240-899-5554 Stern Investor Relations, Inc. Beth DelGiacco 212-362-1200

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