Innovation and products
Orteq Sports Medicine have developed Actifit® in conjunction with some of the world’s leading orthopedic / sportsmedicine surgeons. Made from our unique polymer, Actifit® is the first biodegradable, synthetic scaffold, designed to help repair meniscal tears.
Actifit® is safe, tough and extremely easy to handle in surgery and has the potential to be used across a number of joints in the body.
On May 17th 2011, Orteq Sports Medicine was granted patent US 7,943,678 “Method for the preparation of new segmented polyurethanes with high tear and tensile strengths and method for making porous scaffolds” by the US Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).