Mike Havrilla Director, IR
Lishan Aklog Chairman & CEO
Dennis McGrath President & CFO
Anthony Vendetti Maxim Group
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Greetings, and welcome to the PAVmed Inc. Business Update Conference Call. At this time, all participants are in a listen-only mode. A question-and-answer session will follow the formal presentation. [Operator Instructions] As a reminder, this conference is being recorded. to Director conference PAVmed. of like host, to now Havrilla, Mike Investor would turn over the your I Relations for go ahead, Please sir.

Mike Havrilla

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Lishan Aklog

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Dennis McGrath

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[Operator Instructions] Group. Anthony line first question Our the question. Vendetti with with your comes proceed Maxim Please of from

Anthony Vendetti

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Lishan Aklog

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Anthony Vendetti


is is start possible it end next you and this that to then still well of the by call, Lishan, assuming group goes on as mentioned to So get it the commercializing XXXX? expectation clearance

Lishan Aklog

Yes, that's correct.

Anthony Vendetti

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Lishan Aklog

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Anthony Vendetti

terms there then, through the year, be to going of could these products the going of the the the thinking ahead of in of with you're is this focus we but additional in And obviously, Lishan, forward as look always know about remainder all By what's we'll year pipeline? any on products be I end other products. that start hearing

Lishan Aklog

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Anthony Vendetti

the something of for lighter was up. forward expense as to are and little of R&D modeling little we than XXXX of was Are came in the terms looking going look in numbers just down those were then overall Dennis, Dennis, a a those G&A for. line; different we G&A in little better cadence on for for -- And up then or R&D? expenses a the bit, the rest you terms should and

Dennis McGrath

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Lishan Aklog

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