Press Releases

New Victrex CEO now onboard to execute the growth strategy

New Victrex CEO now onboard to execute the growth strategy

Thornton Cleveleys (UK), 7 September 2017 – Delivering focused growth strategies, particularly for new and emerging markets or applications, is firmly anchored in the strategy of Victrex, an innovative world leader in high-performance polymer solutions. With a clear focus on further executing this successful polymer, forms and parts strategy, Jakob Sigurdsson joined the company on 4 September 2017 as CEO-designate. [...]

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Implantable PEEK polymers pioneering further progress

Implantable PEEK polymers pioneering further progress

Thornton Cleveleys (UK), August 29, 2017 – A wave of recent research projects presented at the latest International PEEK Meeting* in Washington, D.C., has highlighted the increasing adoption of PEEK implants in clinical practice as well as the material´s established position due to possible patient benefits. In particular, the potential of carbon fibre-reinforced PEEK (CFR-PEEK) plates for fracture fixation became [...]

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Invibio - passion for progress

Invibio and Carbofix partnering with UK Olympic sprinter James Ellington on new “passion for progress” initiative

Invibio and Carbofix partnering with UK Olympic sprinter James Ellington on new “passion for progress” initiative

Thornton Cleveleys (UK), July 13th, 2017 – UK Olympic sprinter James Ellington has joined forces with the UK´s Invibio Biomaterial Solutions and CarboFix Orthopedics on his road to recovery and his overall ambition to return to the world stage of athletic competition after a devastating motorcycle accident in Tenerife earlier this year.  The two companies and the athlete share a passion [...]

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Invibio and Double Medical: Driving Implantable Devices using PEEK-OPTIMA™ into China

Invibio and Double Medical: Driving Implantable Devices using PEEK-OPTIMA™ into China

China-based surgeons attended a joint surgical event, planned by NASS and CAOS in May in Guangzhou, and witnessed a live demonstration of China’s Double Medical’s DLIF cage for spinal fusion   Thornton Cleveleys (UK), May 16, 2017 – At the 10th Annual Congress of the Chinese Association of Orthopaedic Surgeons (CAOS), long-standing development partners Invibio Biomaterial Solutions, UK, and China’s Double Medical [...]

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Invibio: Around 9 million implanted devices worldwide now using PEEK-OPTIMA™ polymer –“International PEEK meeting” upcoming

Invibio: Around 9 million implanted devices worldwide now using PEEK-OPTIMA™ polymer –“International PEEK meeting” upcoming

Invibio: Around 9 million implanted devices worldwide now using PEEK-OPTIMA™ polymer –“International PEEK meeting” upcoming Dedicated medical “International PEEK Meeting” in Washington, D.C. to focus on advances, clinical research, material and technology updates in spine, dental, trauma and arthroscopic implants   Thornton Cleveleys (UK), April 13, 2017 – The number of implanted devices using PEEK-OPTIMA™ polymer has now increased to around nine [...]

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