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BARE BONES® - February 15, 2009
BIOMET and the ORTHOPAEDIC RESEARCH AND EDUCATION FOUNDATION (OREF) will collaborate to provide multi-year funding in support of orthopaedic surgical graduate education programs. Fellowship funding will underwrite advanced education in specialties such as adult joint reconstruction, sports medici...
BARE BONES® - December 15, 2008
K2M entered into an agreement with Promethean Surgical Devices for worldwide exclusive rights to all spinal applications of an injectable polymer technology which may have application in the treatment of numerous disorders, including nucleus degeneration and less invasive approaches to annular re...
BARE BONES® - November 15, 2008
Strategic InitiativesActive Implants (AIC) signed an exclusive agreement with Joint Replacement Instrumentation (JRI) for distribution of the TriboFit® Hip System in the U.K., alongside JRI’s Furlong® H-A.C. hip stem. TriboFit employs a low wear hydrophilic polycarbonate-ureth...
BARE BONES® - October 15, 2008
aap bio implants signed a distribution agreement with Zimmer (ZMH) for EASYMIX® and EASYMIX® PRO vacuum mixing systems for bone cement. ZMH will begin product distribution in Europe and other select markets. Further, ZMH commenced marketing aap’s HI-FATIGUE® bone cement. (aap Impla...
BARE BONES® - September 15, 2008
ENZTEC and DEPUY unveiled an agreement whereby Enztec’s surgical instruments will be distributed with DePuy’s Sigma and LCS Knee lines. The instruments will retain Enztec’s brand.  Enztec products include custom implants for tumor and trauma surgeries and instrumentatio...
BARE BONES® - August 15, 2008
Exactech was awarded a 3-year U.S. purchasing contract by HealthTrust Purchasing Group, effective 8/1/08, for the Equinoxe® Shoulder line. HealthTrust supports >1,400 centers of care, including not-for-profit and for-profit acute care facilities, ambulatory surgery centers, physician practices, ...
BARE BONES® - July 15, 2008
Through a merger agreement, which is expected to close in 3Q08, CARDO MEDICAL will become a wholly owned subsidiary of CLICKNSETTLE. Cardo Medical’s subsidiary companies include ACCELERATED INNOVATION, CERVICAL XPAND and UNI-KNEE, and its product portfolio includes FDA-cleared devices for spina...
BARE BONES® - June 15, 2008
INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES (IART) received a notice of non-compliance from NASDAQ due to its failure to timely file its Form 10-Q for the quarter ended 3/31/08. (See the OrthoFlash™ Archives, 3/24/08.) (Integra LifeSciences Corporation, 5/23/08)
BARE BONES® - May 15, 2008
INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES’ Integra Mozaik™ Osteoconductive Scaffold is now available in a smaller configuration, as a compression resistant strip and a moldable putty, applicable for cervical spine fusion and other non-spinal orthopaedic procedures. (Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation, 4...
BARE BONES® - April 15, 2008
INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES (IART) introduced the Large Qwix™ Fixation and Positioning Screw System in the U.S. for mid- and hindfoot procedures.(Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp., 3/6/08)
BARE BONES® - April 15, 2008
INTEGRA EXTREMITY RECONSTRUTION introduced the Integra OS™ Osteoconductive Scaffold, a synthetic bone void filler manufactured from beta tri-calcium phosphate and type I bovine collagen; Trel-X™, a DBM; and Trel-XC™, a DBM premixed with cancellous bone. (Integra LifeSciences Holdings ...
BARE BONES® - November 15, 2007
Integra LifeSciences completed its acquisition of IsoTis. (See Bare Bones, 9/07.)(Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation, 10/29/07)
BARE BONES® - October 15, 2007
Integra LifeSciences launched the Selector SaberTip? for the CUSA Selector? ultrasonic surgical aspirator system. Selector SaberTip is designed for use in the controlled removal of bone and calcified tissues. The device attaches to the CUSA Selector?s 24 kHz neurosurgical short handpiece, and featur...
BARE BONES® - September 15, 2007
INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES (IART) entered into a definitive agreement to acquire ISOTIS in (ISOT) a cash transaction valued at ~US $51MM and expected to close in 4Q07. The merged entity will reportedly boast one of the largest U.S. sales organizations focused on orthobiologics. Further, the companies will...
BARE BONES® - September 15, 2007
IART signed an agreement with INTELIFUSE to distribute the Nitinol-based AEON Shape Memory Implant System in the U.S. and Canada. AEON is FDA-cleared for a variety of reconstructive indications (e.g. foot, ankle, hand, wrist) as an alternative to rods, nails, screws, etc. Disposable electrodes ra...
BARE BONES® - August 15, 2007
INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES (IART) released the Uni-CP™ Compression Plating system, the latest addition to its extremity fixation line. The Uni-CP features IART’s Surfix™ locking technology and 2- and 4-hole locking plate designs, and will be available through the company’s Extremity Re...
BARE BONES® - June 15, 2007
NTEGRA LIFESCIENCES (IART) acquired the pain management business of PHYSICIAN INDUSTRIES for US $4MM in cash. Physician Industries’ products will be sold under IART’s Spinal Specialties brand. IART’s JARIT SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS subsidiary signed a 3-year contract to supply Jarit® su...
BARE BONES® - April 15, 2007
INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES (IART) agreed to acquire LXU HEALTHCARE for US $30MM in 2Q07. LXU will operate as part of IART’s JARIT SURGICAL business. Approximately 7% of LXU’s Luxtec line of surgical headlight systems is used by orthopaedic surgeons. Many Luxtec distributors currently sell Jarit...
BARE BONES® - March 15, 2007
INTEGRA LIFESCIENCE’s (IART) JARIT SURGICAL INSTRUMENTS subsidiary signed a 3year contract to supply Jarit® surgical and laparoscopic instruments to PREMIER PURCHASING, a U.S. healthcare alliance that serves 1,700 hospitals and >43,000 other healthcare sites. (Integra LifeSciences Holdings C...
BARE BONES® - March 15, 2007
IART launched the stainless steel Mid and Hind Foot Plating Systems, featuring Surfix™ locking technology that allows for plate placement at an optimal distance from bone before locking the screws. IART also launched the TenoGlide™ Tendon Protector Sheet for use in tendon injuries in which...
BARE BONES® - March 15, 2007
IART received FDA 510(k) clearance for Mozaik™ Osteoconductive Scaffold, designed for use in spinal fusion and extremity reconstruction. Mozaik will be available as strips or putty. (Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corporation, 2/12/07)
BARE BONES® - January 15, 2007
INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES announced the 1st patient surgery as part of an FDA-approved Investigational Device Exemption in a clinical trial of DuraGen Plus® Adhesion Barrier Matrix for use in spinal surgery. The randomized, 30-site trial will include 500 patients and will compare treatment with DuraGe...
BARE BONES® - October 15, 2006
INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES launched the titanium Lumbar-Trak™ Lumbar Retraction System, the latest addition to the R&B Redmond™ line. LumbarTrak features blades color-coded by lengths up to 130mm for larger patients, and is sold through Integra’s JARIT and INTEGRA NEUROSCIENCES organization...
BARE BONES® - September 15, 2006
INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES closed its acquisition of KINETIKOS MEDICAL. (See Bare Bones, 7/06.) (Integra LifeSciences Holdings Corp., 8/2/06)
BARE BONES® - August 15, 2006
INTEGRA LIFESCIENCES (IART) will launch a direct sales force in Canada through acquisition of its distributor, CANADA MICROSURGICAL, for CDN $6.4MM (US $5.6MM). The distributor has 8 sales reps covering each Canadian province and reported 2005 revenues of CDN $8.1MM. (Integra LifeSciences Holdings C...
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