Biomechanics Research Group, Inc. Announces Corporate Merger

BRG acquires Tiger Software, Inc. of Fullerton, CA.

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Biomechanics Research Group, Inc. Announces Corporate Facility Expansion

BRG facilities more than double in size in response to growing demand and expanding professional staff.

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Biomechanics Research Group, Inc. Announces Continued Record Year Revenue Growth in 2006

LifeMOD™ customer base continues to grow at record pace.

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New Smith & Nephew Total Knee Replacement System Wins Acclaim with the Help of LifeMOD/KneeSIM

Smith & Nephew Journey Knee Systems wins “best in show” notice at the 2006 AAOS meeting in Chicago

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Orthopaedic Research Laboratories, Inc. Selects LifeMOD/KneeSIM as a Total Knee Replacement Testing Standard for the Entire Orthopaedic Industry

New industry testing standard to be based on LifeMOD/KneeSIM

SAN CLEMENTE, Calif. – October 30, 2006 — Biomechanics Research Group Inc., the leading global provider of biomechanics simulation tools and services, today announced that Orthopaedic Research Laboratories, Inc. (ORL) of the Cleveland Clinic Health System, the leading laboratory for orthopaedic device and surgical technique advancement, has purchased LifeMOD/KneeSIM™ to develop a new testing protocol to evaluate total knee replacement (TKR) systems for the entire orthopaedics industry.

LifeMOD/KneeSIM is a 3-D, dynamics, physics-based modeling system that simulates in vivo functional activities for the purpose of evaluating the kinematic and kinetic performance of TKR designs. ORL, Inc. is currently using finite element based analysis to assess wear of TKR systems. To advance testing capabilities, LifeMOD/KneeSIM will be used to characterize functional performance enabling the team to provide data to the Food and Drug administration, orthopaedic device makers, and the orthopaedic surgeon community. The functional performance data will help patients and surgeons to identify orthopaedic implants best suited to meet each patient’s unique requirements.

ORL will be able to quickly and efficiently conduct each functional performance test as KneeSIM is highly automated and has already captured industry standard processes to support TKR research. “Our goal is to provide the best possible data to enable our community to advance orthopaedic devices and surgical practices to achieve the best possible care for patients.” said A. Seth Greenwald, President at ORL, Inc. “To do this, we must constantly advance the tools we use to provide the best and most meaningful possible information.”

“We are delighted to be able to support Orthopaedic Research Laboratories at the Cleveland Clinic Health System with such a critical contribution to health care”, states Shawn McGuan, Founder and CEO of BRG. “Total knee replacements are powerful devices to improve the quality of life for so many people; we are very proud for the opportunity to further contribute to this technology.”

ORL expects to bring LifeMOD/KneeSIM online as part of their catalog offering in the fourth quarter of 2006.

About Orthopaedic Research Laboratory
Orthopaedic Research Laboratories focuses primarily on musculoskeletal clinical and laboratory research, as well as developing and presenting education programs to orthopaedic surgeons and manufacturers. The research team is supported by mechanical and biomedical engineers with advanced degrees and significant experience in musculoskeletal areas. Orthopaedic Research Laboratories provides performance data to a significant number of national and international manufacturers, the Food and Drug Administration, and the orthopaedic surgeon community. All of these efforts are directed toward an optimization of surgical techniques, orthopaedic devices, and surgeon education to improve patient outcome.

About the Biomechanics Research Group, Inc.
The Biomechanics Research Group, Inc. (BRG) is the maker of LifeMOD™, a world-class solution for predictive human modeling and simulation. Headquartered in San Clemente, California, BRG develops biomechanics software solutions built on the commercial physics engines and is therefore uniquely designed to service human modeling requirements in commercial product development environments. Their flagship product, LifeMOD, is a modularized and highly customizable program for general biomechanics modeling and specialized applications including, orthopedics, ride comfort, gait analysis, injury profiling, sports equipment/performance, ergonomics, rehabilitation, etc. To support this activity, BRG offers comprehensive services and training. BRG also offers a wide range of motion capture and diagnostic hardware to complement LifeMOD. To learn more about the Biomechanics Research Group, Inc., visit www.lifemodeler.com or call +1 (949) 366-6829.

The Biomechanics Research Group Logo, LifeMOD, LifeMOD/KneeSIM are trademarks or registered trademarks of the Biomechanics Research Group, Inc. in the USA and/or other countries. All other trademarks belong to their respective owners.

Contact:
Brian Cheung
Vice President, Marketing
Biomechanics Research Group, Inc.
949.366.6829

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BRG Appoints Eric Fahlgren as Vice President of Software Development

VP of software development position filled in response to growing demand for BRG software and services

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Biomechanics Research Group and Vicon Peak Form Global Strategic Alliance

Customers to benefit from the integration of human modeling and 3D motion capture technology

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Biomechanics Research Group, Inc. Announces Record Year Revenue Growth in 2005

BRG.LifeMOD customer base continues to grow at record pace.

SAN CLEMENTE, CA – January, 2006 — Biomechanics Research Group Inc. (BRG), the leading global provider of biomechanics simulation tools and services has concluded another record year of profitability with a 300% increase in revenues over the previous year. The company also announced that its flagship software BRG.LifeMOD™, the world’s leading biomechanics simulation tool, has increased its penetration to several thousand users at over 500 corporations and institutions. This surge in the client base and the fact that BRG.LifeMOD is now integrated into the curriculum in the majority of universities offering engineering and biomechanics programs in 27 countries proves that BRG.LifeMOD has quickly become the de facto standard teaching and research as well as an essential design tool integrated in CAD environments in many leading commercial institutions.

“I have been developing human simulation tools for over 16 years, and the surge we see this year, in my opinion, represents the tipping point for global acceptance of human simulation as a viable scientific tool in many commercial industries and market segments”, said Shawn McGuan, Founder and CEO of BRG. “We take great pride in building and maintaining customer relationships, and this ongoing success provides unsurpassed opportunities to both align our technology direction with customer requirements and to drive the technology into new areas for the enrichment of human life.” Over the next year, the BRG team will be meeting and performing key projects with executives and experts from its current customer base including, Depuy Orthopedics, Caterpillar, Commercial Vehicle Group, EMPA, LEAT Holdings, Medtronic, Orthofix, Smith & Nephew, U.S Army, LifeFitness, Honda Motorcycle, NASA and the Commercial Vehicle Group.

To support this large customer base and in anticipation of an even more successful 2006, BRG will be expanding its team to include many new professionals. Current job openings include software developers, biomechanics scientists, marketing communications personnel, and application engineers. Due to the strict qualifications for maintaining the excellent quality of the current team, the hiring process is expected to be lengthy continuing through 2006.

For more information on products and services from the Biomechanics Research Group Inc., please visit www.lifemodeler.com, email us at info@lifemodeler.com, or call (949) 3783232.

About Biomechanics Research Group, Inc. (BRG)
The Biomechanics Research Group, Inc. (BRG) is a world-class provider of complete solutions to university and commercial institutions interested in the physics behind biological motion. The BRG develops biomechanics software solutions built on the popular MSC.ADAMS platform as the physics engine. Their flagship product, BRG.LifeMOD, is a modularized and highly customizable program for general biomechanics modeling and specialized applications including, orthopedics, gait, injury, sports equipment/performance, ergonomics, rehabilitation, etc. To support this activity, BRG offers comprehensive consulting services and training. BRG also offers a wide range of motion capture and diagnostic hardware, which complements BRG.LifeMOD. To learn more about the Biomechanics Research Group, Inc., visit www.lifemodeler.com or call (949) 3666829.

Contact:
Shawn P. McGuan
Founder/CEO
Biomechanics Research Group, Inc.
949.366.6829
smcguan@lifemodeler.com

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BRG Appoints Brian Cheung as Vice President of Marketing

VP of Marketing Joins BRG in Response to Growing Demand for BRG Software and ServicesSAN CLEMENTE, CA – April, 2006 – Biomechanics Research Group Inc. (BRG), the leading global provider of biomechanics simulation tools and services, today announced the appointment of MSC.Software Inc. veteran Brian Cheung as vice president of marketing. In his role, Mr. Cheung will be responsible for global marketing operations for the LifeMOD™ family of software.“Due to the increasing demand for our LifeMOD™ software and related services, there is a need to consolidate our marketing and business development departments under an experienced leader such as Brian Cheung,” said Shawn McGuan, president and chief executive officer of BRG. “I am confident that under his leadership, Brian’s group will continue to build a secure foundation of processes and mechanisms to sustain long-lasting relationships with our customers and partners as well as maintain LifeMOD™ as the de facto human modeling program in the world today,” McGuan continued.

Mr. Cheung joins Biomechanics Research Group from MSC.Software where he served as the Global Industry Business Development manager of several major programs. In this role, Mr. Cheung was responsible for global product marketing, business development and partner management, and consistently achieved revenue goals, radically improved partner relations, built global sales support teams and qualified merger and acquisition prospects. Prior to MSC.Software, Mr. Cheung held several positions at Mechanical Dynamics, Inc. including project and program manager residing in Tokyo, Japan. Mr. Cheung holds a M.S. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the University of Washington.

Since its introduction, LifeMOD™ has quickly become the de facto standard teaching and research tool in many universities throughout the world, as well as an essential design tool integrated into CAD environments in many leading commercial institutions. For more information on products and services from the Biomechanics Research Group Inc., please visit http://www.lifemodeler.com, e-mail us at info@lifemodeler.com, or call (949) 378-3232.

About Biomechanics Research Group, Inc. (BRG)
The Biomechanics Research Group, Inc. (BRG) is a world-class provider of complete solutions to university and commercial institutions interested in the physics behind biological motion. The BRG develops biomechanics software solutions built on the popular MSC.ADAMS platform as the physics engine. Their flagship product, LifeMOD™ , is a modularized and highly customizable program for general biomechanics modeling and specialized applications including orthopedics, gait, injury, sports equipment/performance, ergonomics, rehabilitation, and more. To support this activity, BRG offers comprehensive consulting services and training. BRG also offers a wide range of motion capture and diagnostic hardware which complement LifeMOD™ . To learn more about the Biomechanics Research Group, Inc., visit www.lifemodeler.com or call (949) 366-6829.

Contact:
Shawn P. McGuan
President/CEO
Biomechanics Research Group, Inc.
949.366.6829
smcguan@lifemodeler.com

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Smith & Nephew, Inc. Launches a Major Investment in BRG Software and Services

BRG.LifeMOD human simulation has proven to significantly shorten the total knee replacement design cycle!

SAN CLEMENTE, CA – July, 2005 — Biomechanics Research Group Inc. (BRG), the leading global provider of biomechanics simulation tools and services today announced that Smith & Nephew, Inc. has made a substantial commitment in software and services from BRG. With over 500 installations, in 27 countries, BRG.LifeMOD™ has quickly become the de facto standard teaching and research tool in many universities throughout the world as well as an essential design tool integrated in CAD environments in many leading commercial institutions.

Since 2002, BRG has been working closely with Smith & Nephew in the development of new total knee replacement (TKR) and total hip replacement systems. This announcement represents a formal partnership in the development of new knee simulation technologies. “Utilization of the LifeMOD software has allowed us to better characterize and optimize our knee designs, and gain a greater understanding of the physics behind how the human knee works. We chose to partner with BRG because of their experience, technology, and expertise in the area of applying virtual product development engineering to human activity”, says Brian McKinnon of Smith & Nephew.

The traditional method of TKR design for many manufacturers is to evolve a variation from an existing design with a consensus from staff surgeons and engineers. Physical prototypes are fabricated and surgically implanted in a leg of a cadaver where forces are applied to the leg to acquire some notion of device stability. Various testing rigs are used to test for laxity, contact areas and wear patterns. Finally the design is then implanted in “test” patients for clinical trials. The design can be changed at any stage in this process resulting in the re-fabrication of costly prototypes and the repeating of the whole testing process.

Smith and Nephew, Inc. is revolutionizing the traditional design process by employing virtual prototyping and human simulation to solidify the design before costly physical prototypes are fabricated. Using this technology, TKR designers have a complete database on performance criteria thereby reducing the number of physical prototypes and costly test cycles. This approach results in accelerating innovation and greatly reducing time to market.

The benefits realized by the manufacturer of virtual prototyping and human simulation in the design of the next generation implant include:

1. Determining performance measures; i.e., 3-D kinematics, implant loads, tissue loads, interface loading, implant stresses and wear patterns,
2. Serving as a consistent test platform where conditions of the experiment do not change between trials,
3. Solidifying design while in the CAD stage of development and reduce the number of physical prototypes,
4. Determining performance measures of established competitor’s designs,
5. Serving as an effective communication tool between staff surgeons, design engineers, test laboratories, and marketing personnel.

For more information on products and services from the Biomechanics Research Group Inc., please visit http://www.lifemodeler.com, e-mail us at info@lifemodeler.com, or call (949) 378-3232.

About Smith & Nephew, Inc.
Smith & Nephew develops and markets advanced medical devices that help healthcare professionals treat patients more effectively – and patients get back to their lives faster. Smith & Nephew was founded in 1856. They are a leader in several specialist markets, operate in 32 countries, employ over 8,000 people and generate annual sales of £1.25 billion.

About Biomechanics Research Group, Inc. (BRG)
The Biomechanics Research Group, Inc. (BRG) is a world-class provider of complete solutions to university and commercial institutions interested in the physics behind biological motion. The BRG develops biomechanics software solutions built on the popular MSC.ADAMS platform as the physics engine. Their flagship product, BRG.LifeMOD⃰, is a modularized and highly customizable program for general biomechanics modeling and specialized applications including orthopedics, gait, injury, sports equipment/performance, ergonomics, rehabilitation, etc. To support this activity, BRG offers comprehensive consulting services and training. BRG also offers a wide range of motion capture and diagnostic hardware, which complements BRG.LifeMOD. To learn more about the Biomechanics Research Group, Inc., visit www.lifemodeler.com or call (949) 366-6829.

Contact:
Shawn P. McGuan
Founder/CEO
Biomechanics Research Group, Inc.
949.366.6829
smcguan@lifemodeler.com

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