CryoPort, Inc. to Ship Clinical Specimens for Quest Diagnostics

LAKE FOREST, CA -- (MARKET WIRE) -- 10/22/08 -- CryoPort, Inc. (OTCBB: CYRX) today announced that it has reached an agreement to begin shipping frozen specimens for Quest Diagnostics. This is the initial phase of a multi-stage program. This first phase involves shipments made for Quest Diagnostics Clinical Trials from their laboratory in Gurgaon, India to multiple locations in the U.S. The shipments will be sent using the CryoPort Express(TM) One-Way Shipper and their transportation will be managed by Federal Express.

Peter Berry, CEO of CryoPort, commented, "We see increasing opportunities in India and other areas of the developing world to leverage the safer, longer holding times of the CryoPort Express(TM) Shipper in complex shipping routes. This is an exciting first step in the roll out of our service with this important customer."

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About CryoPort, Inc.

CryoPort ( develops leading edge, proprietary, technology-driven shipping and storage products for use in the rapidly growing global biotechnology and biopharmaceutical cold chain. The products developed by CryoPort are essential components of the infrastructure required for the testing, research and end user delivery of temperature-sensitive medicines and biomaterials in an increasingly complex logistical environment.


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Stuart Fine
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