Smith & Nephew Introduces Metal Liner Option for the Modular R3(TM) Acetabular Cup System
... tests, the R3 Acetabular System's proprietary STIKTITE(TM) porous
coating demonstrated a higher coefficient of friction than trabecular metal on
and cortical bone, indicating the potential for superior
scratch-fit feel and initial fixation. Additionally, the R3 system is
enhanced by a propriet...
Zimmer Presents Trabecular Metal Technology Experience at AAOS Annual Meeting
...xclusive to Zimmer, Trabecular Metal Technology is supported by more than 11 years of clinical experience. The material replicates the structure of cancellous
bone more closely than other implant materials and is conducive to more normal bone formation and bone in-growth.
New Technique Uses Pubic Bone for Grafting
...n of the soft tissue was necessary to expose the pubic bone and collect the cancellous
bone (sponge-like interior bone) needed for grafting.
The researchers...The pubic bone graft compares favorably with more traditional techniques of cancellous
bone harvesting," Dr. Polley and colleagues conclude. The procedure appears...
Cancellous in Medical Technology
Cancellous in Medical Products
Umbrella Cancellous Harpoon
Description: Umbrella Cancellous
Company:Arthrotek (A Biomet Company)
ACE 6.5mm Titanium Cannulated Cancellous Screw
Description: The properties of titanium alloy have been combined with a uniquely designed reverse radial tapping flute to produce a state-of-the-art fracture fixation system....
Company:DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc.
ACE 8.0mm Titanium Cannulated Cancellous Screw
Description: The DePuy ACE 8.0mm Cannulated Cancellous
Screw incorporates TiMAX to provide superior strength, fatigue resistance and a lower modulus of elasticity when compared to similar stainless steel devices....
Company:DePuy Orthopaedics, Inc.
VITOSS Synthetic Cancellous Bone Void Filler
Description: Vitoss engineered to resemble cancellous
bone in porosity and structure. -TCP constructs proven to perform well in spinal arthrodesis surgery and cancellous
bone defects due to trauma and tumors. Resorbed by both dissolution and cell-mediated processes.....
Pro Osteon 500R Bone Graft Substitute
Description:... Pro Osteon 500R sterile blocks offer an interconnected porosity similar to human cancellous
bone. The porous implants serve as a matrix for new bone ingrowth with healing time comparable to autogenous bone grafts. Since bone graft harvesting ...
Corkscrew™ II Suture Anchor
Description:... The Corkscrew II is a 5 mm suture anchor that incorporates a small minor diameter and a cancellous
screw thread design for maximum pull-out strength in soft bone. The anchor has two individual eyelets to minimize the possibility of locking the secon...
Corkscrew™ Suture Anchor
Description:... The Corkscrew Suture Anchor is available in 3.5 mm, 5 mm and 6.5 mm diameters that incorporate a small minor diameter and a cancellous
screw thread design for maximum pull-out strength in bone. The vertical laser mark on the distal part of the insertion shaft indicates the orientation...
Bio-Corkscrew™ Suture Anchor
Description:... The Bio-Corkscrews offer the best bioabsorbable solution for soft tissue fixation to bone. The unique cancellous
thread design and small core diameter provide maximum pull-out strength in soft bone. A braided suture loop is molded into the core body to create a u...
XCEL Suture Anchor
Description:... The Stryker XCEL Suture Anchor is a 3.0mm single loaded suture anchor made from Poly-L Lactic Acid (PLLA). The anchor barb catches on the cancellous
bone and rotates off the inserter until it "breaks" free. The small size is perfect for labrum repair, but it also frequently used in rotator cuff rep...
Bio-Post and Washer System
Description:...fixation in ligament repair or reconstruction. The tapered 35 mm length and cancellous
screw design provide maximum fixation in cortical and cancellous
bone. Ideal screw length can be intraoperatively determined and the screw c...
Cancellous in Biological News
World Congress on Osteoporosis 2010 presents outstanding scientific program
Cellular Control of Bone Mass, R. Baron (USA)
Osteoporosis and Biological Aging, S. Cummings (USA)
Why does a bone break, do cortical or cancellous
matter? M. Bouxsein (USA)
Do men and women fracture at the same BMD? J.A. Kanis (UK)
Region specific fracture risk and response to therapy, E. See...
Engineers discover why toucan beaks are models of lightweight strength
The beak's interior is a highly organized matrix of stiff cancellous
bone fibers that looks as if it was dipped into a soapy solution and dried,...mostly air," said Meyers. "While the inner part of human bone also contains cancellous
bone, we don't have the foam interconnections, which produce a much stronge...
Cancellous in Biological Technology
Amedica Receives CE Mark for Valeo(TM) Ceramic Spinal Implant System Incorporating CSC Technology
...s using novel CSC (cancellous-structured ceramic) technology. The CSC technology, made using Amedica's novel silicon nitride ceramic, offers a porous cancellous
trabecular structure designed to promote bony fusion.
The Valeo family of ceramic spinal intervertebral spacers is intended to aid in surgical ...
Collagen Matrix, Inc. Receives FDA 510(k) Clearance for TenoMend(TM) Collagen Tendon Wrap for the Management and Protection of Tendon Injuries
... Matrix's portfolio of orthopaedic products now includes
solutions for bone, tendon, and peripheral nerve repair. With Collagen
Matrix's OssiGuide(TM) cancellous
Granules, OssiMend(TM) and OssiMend(TM)
Putty Mineral-Collagen Composites, OssiPatch(TM) Bone Healing Protective
Sheet, NeuroMatrix(TM) Collagen Nerve...
NuVasive Signs Definitive Agreement to Acquire Osteocel Biologics Business from Osiris Therapeutics
method that preserves the native stem cell population that resides in
marrow rich bone.
The three main components that comprise Osteocel are cancellous
demineralized bone matrix (DBM) and viable MSCs native to the marrow rich
bone. Found in human bone marrow, MSCs are fundamental regenerative ce...
Collagen Matrix, Inc. Launches OssiMend(TM) Bone Graft Matrix for Orthopedic and Spine Applications
...tation. The principle components of OssiMend are
type I collagen and anorganic bone mineral. The natural anorganic bone
mineral is derived from bovine cancellous
and cortical bone. Due to its
natural structure, OssiMend is physically and chemically comparable to the
mineralized matrix of human bone. The mineral...
Cancellous in Biological Definition
...structure of bone
Bone can be either compact or cancellous
(spongy). Cortical (outer layer) bone is compact; ...because of its density, it has a low surface area. cancellous
bone is trabecular (honeycomb structure), it has a...Surrounding the medullar cavity is a thin layer of cancellous
bone that also contains marrow. The extremities o...
Cancellous in Biological Dictionary
...sition. ... In contrast, the murine mature osteocyte cell line, MLO-Y4, was unaffected by ... Although the osteocyte density was increased in cancellous
bone of Smad-3 ... ...