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Arch Therapeutics Announces Attendance at 2019 Symposium on Advanced Wound Care Conference (SAWC) and Release of a New AC5TM Topical Gel Video

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FRAMINGHAM, Mass., April 24, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Arch Therapeutics, Inc. (OTCQB: ARTH) ("Arch" or the "Company"), developer of products for dermal science and biosurgical applications, today announced that the company will attend The Symposium on Advanced Wound Care Spring (SAWC) from May 7-11 in San Antonio, TX and that a video demonstration of AC5TM Topical Gel is available for viewing on the website of the journal, Wounds. Both Wounds and SAWC are owned by HMP Global.

Chief Executive Officer, Terrence W. Norchi, MD and Dan Wadsworth, Dermal Sciences Commercialization Advisor, will attend the symposium. A video entitled “Demonstration of AC5TM Topical Gel in Porcine Full-Thickness Surgical Wound Models” was produced for the conference.  

The video illustrates the use of AC5TM Topical Gel in porcine surgical wound models of a skin graft (harvest and placement) and of incisions made in the presence of the anticoagulant heparin. Dr. Daniel Kapp, Chief of Plastic Surgery at Palm Beach Gardens Medical Center and advisor to Arch, performed the demonstrations and narrated the video.  

The video is available for viewing at and Arch provided AC5TM Topical Gel as well as financial support for the experimental demonstration and production of this presentation. 

Registration for the Symposium can be found at the following link:

About Arch Therapeutics, Inc.
Arch Therapeutics, Inc. is a biotechnology company developing a novel approach to stop bleeding (hemostasis), control leaking (sealant) and manage wounds during surgery, trauma and interventional care. Arch is developing products based on an innovative self-assembling barrier technology platform with the goal of making care faster and safer for patients. Arch's development stage product candidates include AC5™ Topical Gel, AC5™ Topical Hemostat1 and AC5™ Surgical Hemostat.1

About The Symposium on Advanced Wound Care

The Symposium on Advanced Wound Care Spring/Wound Healing Society meeting features exciting new cutting-edge topics led by the most dynamic and influential educators in wound healing to further move the wound care community forward, and create a dynamic and unified voice to support our shared mission – improving patient care.

HMP is the force behind Healthcare Made Practical – and is a multichannel leader in health care events and education, with a mission to improve patient care. The company produces accredited medical education events and clinically relevant, evidence-based content for the global health care community across a range of therapeutic areas. Its brands include Consultant360, the year-round, award-winning platform relied upon by primary care providers and other specialists; Psych Congress, the largest independent mental health meeting in the U.S.; EMS World Expo, North America’s largest EMT and paramedic event; and the Symposium on Advanced Wound Care (SAWC), the largest wound care meeting in the world. For more information, visit

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  1. AC5 Topical Hemostat and AC5 Surgical Hemostat are currently investigational devices and are limited by federal law to investigational use.


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