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Xtant Medical has launched three new spinal implants—two cervical interbody spacers and one plasma coated PEEK implant. Read more

North America

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MPN recently had the opportunity to talk to John Devine PhD, Business Director at Invibio Biomaterial Solutions, to assess its progress with its implantable PEEK. Read more

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PEEK is likely to benefit from growth in the Spinal Fusion market, according to data and analytics company GlobalData. Read more

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Evonik claims it has become the first company in the world to develop a polymer filament based on polyether ether ketone (PEEK) in implant-grade quality for use as a 3D printing material for implants. Read more

Technology

The FDA has approved Medtronic’s Infuse(TM) Bone Graft in new spine surgery indications. Read more

News

John Devine, Invibio Biomaterial Solutions, explains why composite polymer implants are poised for accelerating take-up in trauma fixation. Read more

Opinion

Research projects have highlighted the increasing adoption of PEEK implants in clinical practice as well as the potential benefits to patients. Read more

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3D Printing Materials: A Missing Link. M. Scott Taylor, Poly-Med, explains why 3D printing has huge medtech potential. Read more

Opinion

Shanghai based 3D printer manufacturer Intamsys is showcasing its latest 3D printer at the Rapid TCT Show in Pittsburgh. Read more

Technology

US FDA clears PEEK polymer CAD/CAM dental device for long-term implant borne prosthetics. Read more

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Supplier of specialty polymers Solvay has announced two new lubricated grades of PEEK products to its portfolio of biocompatible polymers for use in implantable medical devices. Read more

Technology

Manufacturer of Torlon and PEEK products, Drake Plastics, has announced it is expanding its medical products operating unit which was launched last year, pharma products reports. Read more

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Martin Ganz, Micro Systems UK, explains why PEEK offers success for the manufacture of medical parts and the rise behind its popularity. Read more

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Solvay Specialty Polymers’ KetaSpire polyetheretherketone (PEEK), a semi-crystalline thermoplastic, has been chosen by BGI for use in its genome sequencing platform, BGISEQ-500 Read more

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Medical devices based on Vestakeep Dental provide an innovative, metal-free solution in the dental sector, says Evonik Read more

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Solvay Speciality Polymers Zeniva polyetheretherketone (PEEK) has passed Chinese biocompatibility testing for implantable devices Read more

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Invibio Knee, a subsidiary of Invibio Biomaterial Solutions, has partnered with Maxx Orthopedics to develop a PEEK-OPTIMA femoral knee replacement Read more

News

The latest in medical-grade PEEK and its applications was presented at the 2nd International PEEK Meeting in Washington last week. Read more

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PEEK supplier Victrex is building a major Polymer Innovation Center in northern England. Read more

Technology

Shawn Shorrock, global business manager, healthcare, Solvay Specialty Polymers talks PEEK in the med-tech space. Read more

Opinion