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Solid Lumbar fusion at 6 months on CT scan with the EVOS-HA Lumbar Interbody System from Cutting Edge Spine.  Image courtesy of Timothy Bassett, MD.

Interbody-fusion outcomes may be improved by use of Invibio’s PEEK-OPTIMA™ HA Enhanced polymer

Interbody-fusion outcomes may be improved by use of Invibio’s PEEK-OPTIMA™ HA Enhanced polymer

Thornton Cleveleys (UK), January 17, 2017 – Early clinical results presented by surgeons at the 2016 annual meeting of the North American Spine Society (NASS)1 demonstrate high fusion rates at 6 months and beneficial clinical outcomes, for patients in the majority of cases, when PEEK-OPTIMA™ HA Enhanced is used for interbody-fusion devices. The implantable high-performance polymer, from Invibio Biomaterial Solutions, [...]

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Invibio and Maxx Orthopedics collaborate on knee-replacement technology

Invibio and Maxx Orthopedics collaborate on knee-replacement technology

Thornton Cleveleys (UK) – Invibio Knee Ltd, a subsidiary of Invibio Biomaterial Solutions has partnered with Maxx Orthopedics, Inc. to develop a PEEK-OPTIMA™ femoral knee1 replacement. The technology is being developed to address some of the unmet needs of more than half a million patients2 annually who are not satisfied with their outcome after total knee arthroplasty using metal-based knee solutions. An [...]

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Invibio and Maxx Orthopedics collaborate on knee-replacement technology

Invibio and Maxx Orthopedics collaborate on knee-replacement technology

Thornton Cleveleys (UK) – Invibio Knee Ltd, a subsidiary of Invibio Biomaterial Solutions has partnered with Maxx Orthopedics, Inc. to develop a PEEK-OPTIMA™ femoral knee1 replacement. The technology is being developed to address some of the unmet needs of more than half a million patients2 annually who are not satisfied with their outcome after total knee arthroplasty using metal-based knee solutions. An [...]

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Invibio PEEK-OPTIMA™ HA Enhanced

New high-performance biocompatible polymer, PEEK-OPTIMA™ HA Enhanced, soon to be available in China for spinal fusion implants

New high-performance biocompatible polymer, PEEK-OPTIMA™ HA Enhanced, soon to be available in China for spinal fusion implants

Thornton Cleveleys (UK) – An innovative high-performance polymer for spinal fusion implants, PEEK-OPTIMA™ HA Enhanced, which enables early and direct bone apposition, has now passed biocompatibility testing in China.1 This paves the way for approval by the China Food and Drug Administration (CFDA) and local legal compliance, as confirmed in the Regulatory Affairs (RA) clearance process. In Europe and the [...]

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Invibio spinal rods

New European approval: Semi-rigid spinal rods now available to bridge treatment gap

New European approval: Semi-rigid spinal rods now available to bridge treatment gap

Thornton Cleveleys (UK) – Polymeric spinal rods provide a bridge between rigid all-metal spinal implants and more dynamic therapeutic options. Adopting this "bridging" approach, France-based Innov'spine, a leading specialist in innovative solutions for spinal surgery, is offering a new PEEK-polymer rod system in its VEOS product line. The new rods are made of PEEK-OPTIMA™, an implantable polyetherether-ketone (PEEK) polymer available [...]

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