Navigation Links
Frost & Sullivan Lauds Pioneer Surgical Technology for Development of Tissue Scaffold E-Matrix
Date:3/19/2009

MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif., March 19 /PRNewswire/ -- Based on its recent analysis of the field of orthopedic tissue engineering, Frost & Sullivan recognizes Pioneer Surgical Technology, Inc. with the 2009 North American Technology Innovation of the Year Award for its development of the E-Matrix(TM) tissue scaffold for use in orthopedic and spine tissue engineering. The uniqueness of the scaffold rests with the fact that it provides a suitable matrix for cell growth and differentiation in addition to being tissue-specific.

(Logo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20081117/FSLOGO)

Tissue engineering has largely been used to repair and build human tissue and organs with the main focus being on bones and cartilage. One of the key areas in tissue engineering is the development of biodegradable scaffolds for the growth of cells and tissues. Several synthetic (polyglycolic acid) and natural materials (hyaluronic acid, collagen) have been used to make scaffolds.

"Current generation biological scaffolds do not provide tissue promotion besides using inappropriate matrix materials, and having decreased strength and porosity of scaffolds," says Frost & Sullivan Research Analyst Nandini Ishwarakrishnan. "Overcoming such limitations, Pioneer Surgical's biological scaffold is based on extracellular matrix (ECM) material and is targeted to orthopedic and wound healing applications."

The E-Matrix(TM) structure is derived from porcine collagen and is widely used in promoting dermal healing and bone repair. The structure combines a high-molecular weight protein with a high-molecular weight carbohydrate, mimicking the open ECM structure of an early mesenchymal tissue. Single stranded molecules are produced by unraveling triple helical collagen structures and these are further stabilized by adding large carbohydrate molecules.'/>"/>

SOURCE Frost & Sullivan
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3 4

Related medicine news :

1. Supernanny Jo Frost Joins the Partnership for a Drug-Free America in Supporting Time To Talk(TM)
2. Masimo Corporation Receives a Frost & Sullivan 2007 Industry Best Practices Award for Pulse Oximetry Leadership
3. Panomics Inc.: Recipient of the Frost & Sullivan 2007 United States Drug Discovery Technologies Entrepreneurial Company of the Year Award
4. Novadaqs SPY Imaging System named Product of the Year by Frost and Sullivan
5. Gary Tschautscher of Nonin Medical, Inc. Receives CEO of 2007 for North American Patient Monitoring From Frost & Sullivan
6. Kelloggs Frosted Flakes Gold(TM) Helps Moms Get the Gold
7. MedApps Receives Prestigious Frost & Sullivan Award
8. Nancy Frost Joins Lawson-Hawks as Employee Benefits Vice President
9. Accurays CyberKnife System Receives 2008 North American Medical Devices Product of the Year Award From Frost & Sullivan
10. Help Your Kids Earn an A for Attentiveness with a Bowl of Frosted Mini- Wheats(R) Cereal for Breakfast
11. Therapy Could Save Limbs After Frostbite
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:10/1/2014)... Lifeinsurance-policy.com has released a new blog post explaining how ... , Smoking will always have a negative impact on ... method to find affordable coverage. Insurance brokerage websites specialize ... , Whole life insurance premiums will be fixed throughout ... is permanent, the initial rates are very important. ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... ST. LOUIS, MO (PRWEB) October 01, 2014 ... up for Castlewood Eating Disorder Treatment Center’s first ever charity ... provides grants for people with eating disorders who cannot afford ... Fox Run Golf Club in Eureka, Mo. , The ... time at noon. A reception and award dinner will begin ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... Diet Doc understands that many of their clients ... their dieting attempts could be easily sabotaged by the temptation ... treatments into their programs as a way to control ... effective weight loss results, it also allows patients to stick ... their weight for the future. , Earlier versions of the ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... the occasion of the Leishmaniasis East Africa Platform ... international leishmaniasis experts, results of a pharmacovigilance ... plan, carried out by MSF, DNDi, and national ... presented to key decision makers in order to ... the combination of Sodium Stibogluconate and Paromomycin (SSG&PM) ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... Today marks the final day prosthodontist Dr. Saj ... and Woodland Hills, Calif., is in the southern India ... “Speaking to this group of specialists allows more people ... help and care they deserve,” Dr. Jivraj said. , ... providing cosmetic dentistry, correcting bite issues, placing implants, and ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Affordable Whole Life Insurance Premiums for Smokers! 2Health News:Project HEAL Benefit Golf Tournament Gaining Momentum 2Health News:Project HEAL Benefit Golf Tournament Gaining Momentum 3Health News:Diet Doc Announces Their New Version of the Hormone Diet Plan to Target, Attack and Burn Fat Without Dangerous Side Effects 2Health News:Diet Doc Announces Their New Version of the Hormone Diet Plan to Target, Attack and Burn Fat Without Dangerous Side Effects 3Health News:Diet Doc Announces Their New Version of the Hormone Diet Plan to Target, Attack and Burn Fat Without Dangerous Side Effects 4Health News:Results of large-scale roll out of combination treatment for kala-azar in Eastern Africa 2Health News:Internationally Respected Oxnard Dentist Concludes All-on-4™ Dental Implants Training Today 2Health News:Internationally Respected Oxnard Dentist Concludes All-on-4™ Dental Implants Training Today 3Health News:Internationally Respected Oxnard Dentist Concludes All-on-4™ Dental Implants Training Today 4Health News:Internationally Respected Oxnard Dentist Concludes All-on-4™ Dental Implants Training Today 5
... 27 New Jersey Senate Majority Leader Stephen M. Sweeney ... join Labor Leaders Charles Wowkanech , President of the New ... Counties Central Labor Council and Henry Nichola s, President of ... rallies in Deptford and Hammonton, N. J., in support of ...
... Governor Edward G. Rendell today announced that ... Senate confirmation:State Board of Medicine , James W. ... of Nursing Home Administrators , Mary Ann Hewston, ... creating a first-rate public education system, protecting our ...
... Healthier, More Productive PracticeNEWBERG, Ore., Feb. 27 ... is well-positioned to fit small spaces and conservative ... a mid-level platform choice that,s lower in cost ... performance, service, and support that distinguish A-dec products. ...
... can be used on all women with diagnosis, study ... new genetic test that analyzes a set of 50 ... lead to quicker, more immediate treatment for patients, according ... "Unlike a widely used genomic test that applies only ...
... Refute USA Today ReportHARRISBURG, Pa., Feb. 27 The ... unsafe levels of air pollutants or metals after extensively ... schools.Environmental Protection acting Secretary John Hanger said that the ... USA Today in December 2008 that relied only ...
... Feb. 27 Smith & Nephew, Inc.,(NYSE: ... announced the,introduction of a metal liner option for its ... in hip replacement and resurfacing,procedures. , ... Food and Drug Administration,for use with the BIRMINGHAM HIP(TM) ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Politicians and Labor Leaders Set to Lead Rallies Saturday (February 28) for Striking Innova Nurses 2Health News:New A-dec 300(TM) Offers Dentists an Innovative Equipment Solution 2Health News:New Test May Mean Faster Breast Cancer Treatment 2Health News:PA DEP Finds Air Quality Around Schools to be Safe 2Health News:PA DEP Finds Air Quality Around Schools to be Safe 3Health News:Smith & Nephew Introduces Metal Liner Option for the Modular R3(TM) Acetabular Cup System 2Health News:Smith & Nephew Introduces Metal Liner Option for the Modular R3(TM) Acetabular Cup System 3
(Date:10/1/2014)...   Royal Philips (NYSE: ... and eCareCompanion telehealth applications have received 510(k) clearance ... A part of Philips Hospital to Home,s ... are focused on patient care within the home ... available through the cloud-based digital health platform, which ...
(Date:10/1/2014)... LAUSANNE , Suisse, October 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ ... génomique clinique et dans le domaine de l,analyse ... a lancé aujourd,hui une solution de diagnostic in ... d,exécuter une analyse complète de la mucoviscidose dans ... d,identifier et de caractériser tous les types de ...
(Date:9/30/2014)... 30, 2014  Wrightington, Wigan ... MDRX ) are delighted to announce WWL,s ... new health information system. The system will be implemented ... the way WWL delivers healthcare in the future. ... record of on-time and on-budget system implementations as well ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Philips Secures 510(k) Clearance to Market the First Clinical Applications for its new Digital Health Platform 2Philips Secures 510(k) Clearance to Market the First Clinical Applications for its new Digital Health Platform 3Philips Secures 510(k) Clearance to Market the First Clinical Applications for its new Digital Health Platform 4Sophia Genetics lance une analyse complète du gène CFTR dans un essai clinique SGN 2Sophia Genetics lance une analyse complète du gène CFTR dans un essai clinique SGN 3Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust selects Allscripts Sunrise 2Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust selects Allscripts Sunrise 3Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust selects Allscripts Sunrise 4
... , July 28 HemaQuest Pharmaceuticals, a ... sickle cell disease, beta thalassemia and EBV-related cancers, announced ... to its Series B financing by new investor, Latterell ... financing to $16M . The financing is intended ...
... July 27 /PRNewswire-Asia/ -- WuXi PharmaTech (Cayman) Inc. ... Proxy Advisory Services,("ISS"), a leading independent proxy voting and corporate ... River,s proposed,acquisition of WuXi. Two other proxy advisory services, Glass ... the,transaction. , , ...
Cached Medicine Technology:HemaQuest Pharmaceuticals Raises Additional $4M to Bring Total to $16M in Series B Financing 2ISS Recommends That WuXi Shareholders Vote for Proposed Combination With Charles River 2ISS Recommends That WuXi Shareholders Vote for Proposed Combination With Charles River 3ISS Recommends That WuXi Shareholders Vote for Proposed Combination With Charles River 4ISS Recommends That WuXi Shareholders Vote for Proposed Combination With Charles River 5
... secreted by the kidney, plays a ... The renin-angiotensin system regulates blood pressure, ... by the kidney. Renin is secreted ... decreased intravascular volume and decreased plasma ...
... polypeptide hormones which belong to the ... TGF- superfamily is a large group ... many aspects of development, reproductive function ... incude TGF-s, bone morphogenetic proteins, growth ...
... hormones which belong to the transforming ... superfamily is a large group of ... aspects of development, reproductive function and ... TGF-s, bone morphogenetic proteins, growth differentiation ...
... also known as bone Gla protein, is ... is a major component of the noncollagenous ... osteoblasts in bone, with a small amount ... chondrocytes [1]. During bone formation, newly synthesized ...
Medicine Products: