Navigation Links
ETEX Corporation Announces Distribution Agreement With Stryker
Date:7/14/2010

CAMBRIDGE, Mass., July 14 /PRNewswire/ -- ETEX Corporation, an advanced biomaterials company, announced today that it has entered into a non-exclusive distribution agreement with Stryker's Spine division to market and sell the privately labeled Bio MatrX Structure and Bio MatrX Generate bone graft substitute products. Both products utilize ETEX's proprietary nanocrystalline calcium phosphate technology, which is wholly owned, developed and exclusively manufactured by ETEX Corporation.

(Logo:  http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20080424/NETH117LOGO  )

(Logo:  http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080424/NETH117LOGO )

BIO MatrX Structure is a highly porous, synthetic bone graft substitute that sets hard upon implantation for a complete defect fill. The resulting osteoconductive scaffold provides interconnected porosity and high surface area to facilitate cell mediated remodeling and new bone growth.

BIO MatrX Generate is a combination of ETEX's osteoconductive nanocrystalline calcium phosphate and Demineralized Bone Matrix (DBM) which is tested for osteoinductive potential by lot, after sterilization, in an in vivo athymic nude rodent muscle pouch model. The viscous putty sets hard after closure providing an osteoconductive scaffold to facilitate new bone growth.

Both materials are FDA cleared to be hydrated with saline or blood; and are indicated as bone void fillers of the pelvis, extremities and the posterolateral spine.

Brian Ennis, President and CEO of ETEX Corporation, comments: "ETEX Corporation is highly selective and discriminating in securing strategic partners. Stryker's Spine division possesses the desired distribution and marketing capabilities to increase exposure for ETEX's existing products and emerging technologies. The dynamic expansion of our distribution network is a direct reflection of the increasing market interest in our rapidly expanding product portfolio. We are pleased that Stryker has selected ETEX as its partner to complement their product offerings in the orthobiologic market segment."

About ETEX Corporation

Established in 1989, ETEX Corporation develops, manufactures and commercializes calcium phosphate-based biomaterials for improved orthopedic clinical outcomes. A leader in bioresorbable bone substitute materials, ETEX focuses on expanding applications through combinations with cells, biologics, or therapeutic agents delivered in minimally invasive and easy to use systems. For more information, visit www.etexcorp.com.


'/>"/>
SOURCE ETEX Corporation
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. Verenium Corporation to Present at Canaccord Adams 28th Annual Global Growth Conference
2. Pharmos Corporation Reports 2008 Second Quarter Results
3. China Bionanometer Industries Corporation Promotes New Product Beauty Look in China
4. Genaera Corporation Announces Second Quarter Financial Results
5. MannKind Corporation Reports Second Quarter Financial Results
6. [video] David Brown, President and CEO of LifeVantage Corporation, Discusses Record Page Views on WallSt.nets 3-Minute Press Show
7. Emerging Growth Equities, Ltd. Initiates Coverage of CombiMatrix Corporation with a BUY Rating and an $18.00 Price Target
8. CEL-SCI CORPORATION Reports Third Quarter 2008 Financial Results
9. Crystal Research Associates, LLC Issues Executive Informational Overview(R) (EIO(R)) on Generex Biotechnology Corporation
10. Mymetics Corporation Important Shareholders Information Conference Call
11. Mymetics Corporation Information to be Available Through Standard & Poors Market Access Program
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/27/2016)... ... 27, 2016 , ... Parallel 6 , the leading software as a ... Reach Virtual Patient Encounter CONSULT module which enables both audio and video telemedicine ... team. , Using the CONSULT module, patients and physicians can schedule a face to ...
(Date:6/27/2016)... ... June 27, 2016 , ... Rolf K. Hoffmann, former ... of the University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School effective June ... UNC Kenan-Flagler, with a focus on the school’s international efforts, leading classes and ...
(Date:6/27/2016)... , June 27, 2016   Ginkgo Bioworks ... to industrial engineering, was today awarded as one ... selection of the world,s most innovative companies. Ginkgo ... scale for the real world in the nutrition, ... engineers work directly with customers including Fortune 500 ...
(Date:6/24/2016)... , June 24, 2016 Epic Sciences ... detects cancers susceptible to PARP inhibitors by targeting ... cells (CTCs). The new test has already been ... in multiple cancer types. Over 230 ... damage response pathways, including PARP, ATM, ATR, DNA-PK ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:5/3/2016)... , May 3, 2016  Neurotechnology, a ... the MegaMatcher Automated Biometric Identification System (ABIS) ... large-scale multi-biometric projects. MegaMatcher ABIS can process multiple ... using any combination of fingerprint, face or iris ... MegaMatcher SDK and MegaMatcher Accelerator , ...
(Date:4/28/2016)... 28, 2016 First quarter 2016:   ... compared with the first quarter of 2015 The gross ... M (loss: 18.8) and the operating margin was 40% (-13) ... Cash flow from operations was SEK 249.9 M (21.2) , ... is unchanged, SEK 7,000-8,500 M. The operating margin for ...
(Date:4/26/2016)... DUBLIN , April 27, 2016 ... of the  "Global Multi-modal Biometrics Market 2016-2020"  report ... ) , The analysts forecast ... a CAGR of 15.49% during the period 2016-2020.  ... a number of sectors such as the healthcare, ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):