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US20100318193 TOPOGRAPHICALLY ENGINEERED STRUCTURES AND METHODS FOR USING THE SAME IN REGENERATIVE MEDICINE APPLICATIONS  
The present invention provides compositions including a cell contacting surface or film comprising nanotopography of nanofibers, nanotubes, nanochannels, microchannels or microwells, which are...
US20120253474 PLATFORM FOR SOFT TISSUE ATTACHMENT  
One embodiment of the implant comprises a porous metal bone ingrowth portion (14) having a first side connected to a high density or solid (fully dense) metal portion (16) which in turn has an...
US20050119758 Surgical implant for promotion of osseo-integration  
An implant for surgical insertion into tissue of a patient includes a microgeometric, repetitive pattern, in the form of a multiplicity of alternating ridges and grooves, each having an...
US20130172999 MULTILAYERED SILK SCAFFOLDS FOR MENISCUS TISSUE ENGINEERING  
Provided herein is a biocompatible implant for meniscus tissue engineering. Particularly, the biocompatible implant comprises a multi-layered crescent-shaped silk fibroin scaffold, in which each...
US20150209479 METHODS AND DEVICES FOR CELLULAR TRANSPLANTATION  
Devices and methods for transplanting cells in a host body are described. The cell comprises a porous scaffold that allows ingrowth of vascular and connective tissues, a plug or plug system...
US20130105348 IMPLANTABLE COLLAGEN DEVICES AND RELATED METHODS AND SYSTEMS OF MAKING SAME  
The invention relates to implantable collagen devices made by seeding at least one elongate collagen construct, e.g., comprising at least one elongate synthetic collagen fiber with a plurality of...
US20060247793 Surface treatments for promoting selective tissue attachment to medical implants  
Embodiments include a method for promoting selective tissue attachment to medical implants. By treating implant surfaces where tissue attachment is desired with tissue attachment promoting...
US20140114436 MEDICAL DEVICES AND METHODS FOR IMPROVING THE BIOCOMPATIBILITY OF MEDICAL DEVICES  
A medical device configured to be at least partially implanted within a host. The medical device includes an outer surface at least a portion of which is impermeable to cells but is permeable to...
US20050043816 Reticulated elastomeric matrices, their manufacture and use in implantable devices  
This invention relates to biodurable, reticulated elastomeric matrices that are resiliently-compressible, their manufacture and uses including uses for implantable devices into or for topical...
US20070129736 Adhesive textile implant for parietal repair  
An adhesive textile implant for parietal repair, which is used in the field of reconstructive surgery. The implant has a biocompatible textile structure including a coating or impregnation of a...
US20150018969 Drug-Impregnated Encasement  
A drug-impregnated sleeve for encasing a medical implant is provided. In one embodiment, the sleeve may include a body made of a biologically-compatible material that defines an internal cavity...
US20080161936 Remodeling Device for Aneurysms  
A method of occluding a defect in the wall of a body vessel is provided. An outlet portion of a microcatheter is delivered to the defect, then at least a body portion of a thin film occlusion...
US20060247791 Multi-purpose medical implant devices  
Described are medical devices for supporting or inducing bone growth including an implant body defining one or more separation-assist lines that facilitate separation of the body into two or more...
US20060136071 Biodegradable biocompatible implant  
There is described a biocompatible implant for the filling of a cavity in a living organism if such as, for example, a bone defect or an extraction wound, comprising an open porous scaffold and/or...
US20130304174 PERIPHERAL NERVE INTERFACE DEVICES FOR TREATMENT AND PREVENTION OF NEUROMAS  
The present disclosure provides nerve interface devices, such as passive or active nerve caps or regenerative peripheral nerve interface devices (RPNI), for a subject in need thereof. The nerve...
US20080082173 ALLOGRAFT INTERVERTEBRAL IMPLANT AND METHOD OF MANUFACTURING THE SAME  
The present invention is directed to an allograft intervertebral implant sized and configured for insertion between adjacent vertebral bodies in a spinal fusion surgery. The implant is preferably...
US20090105843 Method for Bonding a Titanium Based Mesh to a Titanium Based Substrate  
A method for metallurigically bonding a metal wire mesh to a metal substrate which allows the use of a fragile open weave mesh and/or a thin wall substrate. A thin nickel based layer is placed...
US20070168021 Porous three dimensional nest scaffolding  
The invention provides porous three dimensional scaffold structures that may be used to deliver a bioactive agent, such as cells, into a location within the body. In one example form, the porous...
US20060252981 Biocompatible implant and use of the same  
The present invention provides an implant capable of being cellularized in treatment of an injured organ or tissue in organisms. The present inventors found that a biocompatible implant comprising...
US20060184185 Device for promoting regeneration of an injured nerve, a kit and a biodegrade sheet for preparing such a device  
The invention relates to promotion of a process for regeneration of an injured nerve using a plurality of guiding means, preferably a plurality of guiding fibres, presenting an in vivo...
US20080039954 Expandable cartilage implant  
The present invention relates to a method for repairing cartilage defects in a patient. According to the current invention, a porous material having at least expandable or compressible properties...
US20130060348 Hydrogel Coated Magnesium Medical Implants  
A surgical implant is provided which includes a body and a coating in contact with at least a portion of the body, the body including metallic magnesium, the coating including a hydrogel having an...
US20060167561 Methods for repairing and regenerating human dura mater  
A method of using a substantially non-porous equine collagen foil to repair and regenerate dura mater tissue of mammals when the dura mater tissue is damaged as a result of injury, tumors,...
US20070282456 Compositions and Methods for Myogenesis of Fat-Derived Stem Cells Expressing Telomerase and Myocardin  
An in vitro method of producing stem cells with potential to develop into cardiovascular myocytes is disclosed which comprises culturing myogenic stem cells obtained from the stromal or...
US20050107868 Scaffold for tissue engineering, artificial blood vessel, cuff, and biological implant covering member  
The invention provides a porous scaffold for tissue engineering which allows easy cell engraftment and cell culture and thus enables stable organization and an artificial blood vessel which...
US20070168044 Self-aligning tissue growth guide  
The present invention relates to artificial tissue growth guides comprising a core and an outer sleeve, which facilitates the regeneration of damaged tissues, such as nerves. The core is fixed to...
US20070038307 Nanofibers as a neural biomaterial  
Nanomaterials for neural and orthopedic prostheses are disclosed. Composite carbon nanofibers enhance neuronal growth and minimize glial scar tissue formation. Methods and compositions to promote...
US20060067969 Multi-phased, biodegradable and osteointegrative composite scaffold for biological fixation of musculoskeletal soft tissue to bone  
Methods and apparatuses are provided for musculoskeletal tissue engineering. For example, a scaffold apparatus is provided which comprises microspheres of selected sizes and/or composition. The...
US20110202075 TISSUE INGROWTH ANCHORING SYSTEMS AND METHODS AND RELATED PRODUCTS  
Described, in certain aspects, are medical devices that can be used to anchor graft materials to bodily structures. These devices comprise an implantable graft structure and tissue ingrowth...
US20100255447 ADVANCED BIO-COMPATIBLE POLYMER SURFACE COATINGS FOR IMPLANTS AND TISSUE ENGINEERING SCAFFOLDS  
Disclosed herein are methodologies and compositions for coating materials, which can be used in a variety of biological applications.
US20090210057 Multi-layered implant prepared by a method of tissue repair using a multi-layered matrix  
A multi-layered matrix, a method of tissue repair using the same, and multi-layered implant prepared thereof are provided. The multi-layered matrix comprises a first element and a second element...
US20080195232 BIOINTERFACE WITH MACRO- AND MICRO-ARCHITECTURE  
Disclosed herein are biointerface membranes including a macro-architecture and a micro-architecture co-continuous with and bonded to and/or located within at least a portion of the...
US20050234549 Meniscal repair scaffold  
Methods and apparatus for treating meniscal tissue damage are disclosed, including a biocompatible meniscal repair device comprising a biocompatible tissue repair scaffold and a cell growth...
US20080086217 STRETCH RESISTANT COIL DEVICE  
A coil device is provided with a stretch resistant feature. The device includes a wound coil defining a lumen and a stretch resistant member at least partially received within the lumen. A...
US20070112438 Tissue regeneration substrate, complex thereof with cells, and method for its production  
A tissue regeneration substrate comprising a film with a honeycomb structure composed primarily of a polymer compound and a phospholipid. A tissue regeneration complex comprising the tissue...
US20060095137 Nanofibrous nonwoven membrane of silk fibroin for guided bone tissue regeneration and manufacturing method thereof  
The present invention relates to a membrane for guided bone tissue regeneration and, more particularly, to a membrane for guided bone tissue regeneration having a structure that silk fibroin...
US20070173952 Implant and method of producing the same, and a system for implantation  
The present invention relates to a coated implant for in vivo-anchoring of implants to a biological tissue or another implant, which coated implant comprises an implant having a pre-treated...
US20050251267 Cell permeable structural implant  
An implant including a cell conducting phase and a binder phase. At least a portion of the surface of the implant includes the cell conducting phase, and the cell conducting phase defines a path...
US20070065943 Cell-support matrix having narrowly defined uniformly vertically and non-randomly organized porosity and pore density and a method for preparation thereof  
A cell-support matrix having narrowly defined uniformly vertically and non-randomly organized porosity and pore density and a method for preparation thereof. The matrix suitable for preparation of...
US20060241756 Cartilage replacement implant and method for producing a cartilage replacement implant  
To improve a cartilage replacement implant for the biological regeneration of a damaged cartilage area of articular cartilage in the human body, comprising a cell carrier which has a...
US20050246021 Compressed porous materials suitable for implant  
A high strength porous polymeric material manufactured by a compression process is disclosed. The material results in a network of interconnected collapsed pores, which forces thin overlapping...
US20080195211 Engineered Scaffolds for Intervertebral Disc Repair and Regeneration and for Articulating Joint Repair and Regeneration  
Methods for the engineering and preparation of intervertebral disc repair scaffolds and articulating joint repair scaffolds are disclosed. The methodology utilizes either magnetic resonance images...
US20060195179 Method for creating an internal transport system within tissue scaffolds using computer-aided tissue engineering  
An artificial tissue including an internal mass transport network having a plurality of channels, wherein the channels are designed to substantially mimic naturally occurring vascular network and...
US20100211184 Magnetic implants and methods for treating an oropharyngeal condition  
Magnetic devices and implantation methods are provided for use in the treatment of obstructive sleep apnea. The devices include a sheet-like element having ferromagnetic qualities. The device may...
US20080312736 IMPLANT HAVING A SURFACE-PROXIMAL MAGNESIUM-CONTAINING DIFFUSION LAYER AND ASSOCIATED PRODUCTION METHOD  
An implant comprising an implant material forming a base made of one or more metallic elements; a diffusion layer covering the base made of at least one of the metallic elements of the implant...
US20070155010 HIGHLY POROUS SELF-COHERED FIBROUS TISSUE ENGINEERING SCAFFOLD  
The present invention is directed to bioabsorbable non-woven self-cohered web materials having a high degree of porosity. The web materials are very supple and soft, while exhibiting...
US20080269895 Implant for the Repair of a Cartilage Defect and Method for Manufacturing the Implant  
For the repair of a cartilage defect in a human or animal patient, e.g. a full thickness articular cartilage defect, use is made of an implant (1) comprising an implant body (2) including a...
US20050177248 Method for treating an implant, and such an implant  
The invention relates to a method for treating an implant, and to an implant treated by said method. All or some of the outer surfaces of the implant are oxidized with a layer (1a) of substantial...
US20050177249 Scaffolds with viable tissue  
A composite implant is provided for repairing a tissue defect in a patient. In one embodiment, the implant is a porous tissue scaffold having at least one pocket formed therein and adapted to...
US20090048675 Spinal Fusion Implants with Selectively Applied Bone Growth Promoting Agent  
A spinal fusion device including a selectively applied bone growth promoting agent is disclosed. In particular, a bone growth promoting agent is selectively applied to spinal implants, spinal...

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