Industry Watch — NuSmile purchases Avalon Biomed
NuSmile announced Nov. 4, 2016, it acquired Avalon Biomed, a designer and manufacturer of advanced mineral trioxide aggregate products.
Avalon Biomed was founded by Dr. Carolyn Primus in 2011. Dr. Primus will join NuSmile and lead the bioceramic materials research team.
“We are excited to have Dr. Primus and Avalon Biomed as part of the NuSmile family,” said Diane Johnson Krueger, NuSmile founder and CEO.
“Dr. Primus will continue to focus on developing state-of-the-art bioceramic medicaments for NuSmile, while the NuSmile team will ensure that we provide Avalon Biomed customers with the extraordinary customer care that NuSmile is famous for.”