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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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Further milestone for JUVORA dental disc: US FDA clears PEEK polymer CAD/CAM dental device for long-term implant borne prosthetics

Further milestone for JUVORA dental disc: US FDA clears PEEK polymer CAD/CAM dental device for long-term implant borne prosthetics

High performance polymer dental prosthetic device can potentially enable improved patient quality of life1 and efficiencies compared to metal. Thornton Cleveleys (UK), March 22, 2017 – A major innovation in dental prosthetics for comfort, durability and precision, the JUVORA™ dental disc, has received the US Food and Drug Administration 510(k) clearance for expanded indications. Indications for use in the United [...]

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Invibio Spinal Rods

Invibio: FDA reclassified semi-rigid spinal stabilization systems providing new possibilities for treating patients

Invibio: FDA reclassified semi-rigid spinal stabilization systems providing new possibilities for treating patients

Thornton Cleveleys (UK),  March 8, 2017 – The US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently reclassified semi-rigid spinal stabilization systems from Class III to Class II (*) offering a regulatory pathway to 510(k) clearance in the United States for innovative devices using PEEK-OPTIMA™ polymer based rods from Invibio Biomaterial Solutions ("Invibio"). When compared to rigid systems, semi-rigid PEEK-OPTIMA rods [...]

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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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