Category Archives: Press releases

Biodegradable polyurethane meniscal scaffold for isolated partial lesions or as combined procedure for knees with multiple comorbidities: clinical results at 2 years.

Elizaveta Kon • Giuseppe Filardo • Stefano Zaffagnini • Alessandro Di Martino •Berardo Di Matteo • Giulio Maria Marcheggiani Muccioli • Maurizio Busacca • Maurilio Marcacci Knee Surgery Sports Traumatology Arthroscopy Nov 2012 http://link.springer.com/content/pdf/10.1007/s00167-012-2328-4

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Orteq® Sports Medicine Expands European Distribution in Agreement with 2MED GmbH in Germany

Orteq® Sports Medicine Expands European Distribution in Agreement with 2MED GmbH in Germany. Orteq 2 Med press release Gemany July 2012 English Orteq 2 Med July 2012 German version

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Successful Treatment of Painful Irreparable Partial Meniscal Defects With a Polyurethane Scaffold. Two-Year Safety and Clinical Outcomes

Peter Verdonk,*y MD, PhD, Philippe Beaufils,z MD, Johan Bellemans,§ MD, PhD, Patrick Djian,|| MD, Eva-Lisa Heinrichs,{ MD, PhD, Wouter Huysse,# MD, Heinz Laprell,** MD, Rainer Siebold,yy MD, PhD, Rene´ Verdonk,y MD, PhD, and the Actifit Study Group The American Journal … Continue reading

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Meniscal scaffolds; Early experience & review of the literature

http://www.thekneejournal.com/article/S0968-0160(12)00028-2/abstract

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Merlin, Orteq’s meniscal registry now at 150 patients

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First Actifit<sup>®</sup> implanted in Turkish patient by Dr. Ugar Haklar in Istanbul

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The safety and short-term efficacy of a novel polyurethane meniscal scaffold for the treatment of segmental medial meniscus deficiency.

Turgay Efe • Alan Getgood • Markus D. Schofer • Susanne Fuchs-Winkelmann • Dieter Mann • Jurgen R. J. Paletta • Thomas J. Heyse Knee Surg Sports http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s00167-011-1779-3?LI=true

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Orteq<sup>&reg;</sup> granted US Patent

Orteq® Sports Medicine has been granted patent US 7,943,678 “Method for with high tear and tensile strengths and method for making porous scaffolds”.

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Tissue Ingrowth After Implantation of a Novel, Biodegradable Polyurethane Scaffold for Treatment of Partial Meniscal Lesions

Rene´ Verdonk,*y MD, PhD, Peter Verdonk,y MD, PhD, Wouter Huysse,z MD, Ramses Forsyth,§ MD, PhD, Ghent University Hospital, Ghent, Belgium American Journal of Sports Medicine, March 2011

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Actifit<sup>&reg;</sup> implanted in first South African patient

March 26: Dr Ockie van Zyl implants the first Actifit® in a South African patient.

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