Navigation Links
Collagen Matrix, Inc. Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for SynOss(TM) Synthetic Mineral Bone Graft Material
Date:11/5/2007

FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Nov 5. /PRNewswire/ -- Collagen Matrix, Inc. announces that it has received FDA's 510(k) clearance of its SynOss(TM) Synthetic Mineral bone graft material intended for use in oral surgical applications involving bone repair.

SynOss Synthetic Mineral is an osteoconductive calcium phosphate based bone graft material with an apatite structure similar to that of human bone. Unlike hydroxyapatite materials, SynOss' has a carbonate apatite structure which is comparable to the mineralized matrix structure of human bone. The similarity in structure between SynOss and natural bone mineral allows for SynOss' in vivo resorption and remodeling profile to mimic that of natural bone.

The synthetic mineral product is complementary to the Company's existing line of products intended for dental and oral surgery, which include Collagen Dental Membranes, Anorganic Bone Mineral, Anorganic Bone Mineral with Collagen, and Collagen Dental Wound Dressings in various forms (i.e., Foam, Tape, Plug, and Microfibrillar). These products are sold through partnerships with major companies in the dental market.

"Our goal is to provide the dental and oral surgical markets with a full line of innovative products for use in regenerative medicine. The addition of SynOss is another step in reaching that goal," said Shu-Tung Li, Ph.D., Founder and CEO of Collagen Matrix.

About Collagen Matrix

A Franklin Lakes, NJ based, privately-held, leading collagen- and mineral-based biomaterials company, Collagen Matrix, Inc. has applied its expertise in proprietary matrix engineering to develop and commercialize novel implants for tissue and organ repair and regeneration. The Company currently manufactures collagen- and mineral-based finished medical devices in areas of oral surgery, neurosurgery, orthopedic-spine surgery, and wound care. Over 20 products are currently being marketed directly or through partnerships with some of the world's major medical device companies. In addition to the products in the oral surgical area, Collagen Matrix's marketed products include: DuraMatrix(TM) for dural repair, Neuroflex(TM), NeuroMatrix(TM) for peripheral nerve repair, OssiMend(TM) for bone repair in orthopedics and spine, and the Matrix Collagen Family of Products for wound care. For more information, visit http://www.collagenmatrix.com.

Contact:

Shu-Tung Li, Ph.D.

888-405-1001

201-405-1477


'/>"/>
SOURCE Collagen Matrix, Inc.
Copyright©2007 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Lake Elsinore Family Caregiver Receives Free Power Wheelchair From The SCOOTER Store
2. DaVita Receives Civil Complaint
3. Ranbaxy Receives Tentative Approval to Manufacture and Market Galantamine Tablets on an Exclusive Basis
4. Watson Receives First FDA Approval for Manufacturing Product at Its Goa, India Facility
5. Edwards Lifesciences Receives CE Mark for Edwards SAPIEN Transcatheter Heart Valve
6. PainCare Receives $14.4 Million in Cash From Completed Sale of South Florida Ambulatory Surgery Centers
7. UT Southwesterns obesity research receives $22 million NIH Roadmap grant
8. Temple Emergency Medicine receives $1.8M to find best MRSA treatment
9. Prime Therapeutics Receives TIPPS Certification
10. Bioniche Receives $2 Million Government Grant For Market Development Related to its E. coli O157:H7 Cattle Vaccine
11. UCLA receives $22.5 million to explore the fundamental biology of mental disorders
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:1/24/2017)... ... January 23, 2017 , ... Texas Home Health, an ... two personal care service companies: Padre Home Health in Corpus Christi, Texas, and ... , Well regarded in their respective markets, these two agencies align with Texas ...
(Date:1/24/2017)... Clara, CA (PRWEB) , ... January 23, 2017 ... ... announces the launch of a new plugin that allows sleep centers to automatically ... Sleep Device Interface (SDI)—is a thin client browser plugin is quickly installed on ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... January 23, 2017 , ... PKF O’Connor Davies ... J. Nelson, a senior accountant at the Firm, will participate in the 40th Annual ... Over 200 runners will race up 1,576 steps, a vertical distance equal to about ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... January 23, 2017 , ... ... the highly acclaimed series, Innovations with Ed Begley, Jr., scheduled to broadcast Saturday, ... technology behind SmartCap, which was founded in 2008 to address the limitations of ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... ... January 23, 2017 , ... The Masters ... management and evaluation leaders with decades of experience who remain current practitioners in ... States healthcare system, there is a renewed demand for versatile, data-driven leadership.The American ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:1/24/2017)... -- The global peripheral I.V. catheter market accounted for ... to grow at a CAGR of 6.0% during 2016-2022. ... share in the global market between the two types ... hospital segment accounted for the highest share in the ... I.V. catheter market is witnessing high growth rate, due ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... Endo International plc (NASDAQ / TSX: ENDP) and the ... motion in the U.S. District Court for the Northern ... entry of a ten-year Stipulated Order for Permanent Injunction.  ... and Endo relating to the patent infringement settlements Endo ... Lidoderm® products.  It also resolves the FTC,s claims against ...
(Date:1/23/2017)... MouthWatch LLC announced today that its flagship product, ... best intraoral camera on DentalCompare,s list of Top Dental ... #1 product was the CollaPlug Absorbable Collagen Wound Dressing ... "…incredibly popular because it is by far the most economical ... price, it doesn,t sacrifice quality imaging." ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: