MedShape Awarded Grant to Develop MTP Joint Replacement

MedShape and Impressio were awarded a $250,000 Small Business Innovation Research grant to conduct research and development work on a new surgical treatment for hallux rigidus.

The entities seek to create the first arthroplasty device that uses a novel energy-absorbing material developed by Impressio, which is liquid-crystal elastomer...

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Julie Vetalice is ORTHOWORLD's Editorial Assistant. She has covered the orthopedic industry for over 20 years, having joined the company in 1999.

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