Aurora Spine Issued U.S. Patent Related to Polyaxial ZIP Technology

By Julie A. Vetalice

Aurora Spine announced the allowance of U.S. Patent Application No. 14/732,240, "Polyaxial Interspinous Fusion Implant and Bone Growth Stimulation System.” This is the company's second allowed U.S. patent, and it covers its first polyaxial implant design as well as ZIP products (ZIP Ultra®, ZIP 51™, ZIP LP™ and Dyna-ZIP™).

The patent also covers the ONE-STEP™ locking mechanism that eliminates use of a set screw in Aurora’s Screwless Procedure™ surgeries.

Sources: Aurora Spine Corporation; ORTHOWORLD Inc.


Product Labels: Spinal Fusion

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