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SIG Medical Gains FDA Clearance for AdvantageRib Anterior System -

SIG Medical received FDA 510(k) clearance to market the AdvantageRib® intrathoracic and anterior plating system for fixation, stabilization and fusion of rib fractures and osteotomies of normal and osteoporotic bone. AdvantageRib comprises straight and anatomically contoured titanium plates and titanium screws in self-drilling, self-tapping, locking and non-locking designs with lengths for all anatomical sizes. a length range for all sizes of rib anatomy. This approval follows the company's Series Seed Funding round that will support commercialization of current products and development of additional thoracic medical devices. (SIG Medical, 11/19/18)