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FDA Nod for Altus Spine’s Cervical Plate SystemMarch 14, 2017

Clearance for Fuji Cervical Plate for anterior interbody fixation

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PEEK-on-Ceramic Spinal Disc Prosthesis Avoids Need for Post-Op CTMarch 10, 2017

The maker of a non-metallic implant cites evidence that CT scanning delivers far more ionising radiation than X-Ray

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New ViviGen Formable™ Cellular Bone Matrix Launched by DePuy SynthesFebruary 13, 2017

Bone graft substitute now with suitable consistency for spinal fusion surgery

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ChoiceSpine Acquires Exactech’s Spine AssetsFebruary 1, 2017

Deal seems to suit both companies, ChoiceSpine seeking to enhance its profile in the spinal arena

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joimax® Growth Trend Continues, Fuelled by Global Adoption of its ProceduresJanuary 17, 2017

Continued strong growth in 2016. Company now has more than 150 patents and trademarks worldwide

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PEEK Anterior Cervical Fusion Results Touted at NASSOctober 27, 2016

Vertera Spine reports successful early outcomes with the Porous PEEK COHERE Fusion Device

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NASS Sees DePuy Synthes Spine Launches

SYNFIX® Evolution secured spacer system targets biomechanical stability with “efficient” instrumentation in degenerative disc disease procedures

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Integra’s HyperBranch Motion Defeated for NowOctober 13, 2016

Dural Sealant Spray companies slug it out in court

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What’s in a Name? New “BlackArmor®” Branding for Carbon/Peek Composite Alternative to MetalSeptember 29, 2016

The name alone certainly sounds reassuring for use in load-bearing musculoskeletal surgical procedures

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Good News for InVivo Therapeutics as Neuro-Spinal Scaffold™ Beats TargetsAugust 18, 2016

Fifth patient conversion in INSPIRE study of the Neuro-Spinal Scaffold™ outstrips objective performance criteria

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Palliative Spine Surgery Options Increased with First-Ever FDA Clearance for Cement-Augmented Pedicle ScrewsJuly 28, 2016

Clearance of Medtronic’s CD Horizon® Fenestrated Screw Set gives spine surgeons a new treatment option for spinal tumors patients

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FDA Approval for Medtronic’s Two-Level Prestige LP™ Cervical Disc SystemJuly 19, 2016

Prestige LP™ Cervical Disc approved for the treatment of cervical disc disease causing nerve or spinal cord compression at two adjacent levels between the C3-C7 segments

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FDA Clears SI-BONE’s iFuse Implant System® Updated Indication to Include QOL ClaimsJune 14, 2016

iFuse is the only SI Joint Fusion Implant with an FDA cleared indication citing clinical studies that demonstrated improvement in pain, patient function, and quality of life

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U.S. Launch of Spine Essentials™ Targets Procedural EfficiencyMay 20, 2016

Medtronic says the benefits of its new cervical spinal fusion systems lies in reducing sterilization requirements

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CE Mark for K2M’s Next-Generation Cervical Disc SystemJanuary 22, 2016

RHINE™ Cervical Disc System boasts proprietary molding technology to minimize wear between polymer core and metal endplates

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Medtronic Says Newly Acquired OsteoCool™ RF Ablation System Now FDA ClearedJanuary 14, 2016

Cooled RF Ablation system targets pain reduction in resection of spinal metastases

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