Amedica Granted Patent for Silicon Nitride and Ceramic Materials

By Julie A. Vetalice

Amedica was issued U.S. Patent No. 9,925,295, covering Ceramic and/or Glass Materials and Related Methods and addressing improvements to the antibacterial, osteoconductive and osteoinductive characteristics of silicon nitride and other ceramic materials. Specifically, the methods are intended to make the materials more suitable for use in manufacturing a variety of biomedical implants.

Amedica now holds 59 U.S. and six foreign patents.

Source: Amedica Corporation

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