Curiteva, a privately held know-how and manufacturing firm based mostly in Huntsville, AL declares the industrial launch of its Encourage Porous PEEK HAFUSE Cervical Interbody System.
The corporate pioneered and acquired clearance earlier this 12 months on the world’s first 3D printed, totally interconnected porous PEEK interbody. This extraordinary development in additive manufacturing of polymers creates a brand new classification of interbody fusion gadgets with optimum traits for bony therapeutic.
“We’re more than happy with the constructive surgeon suggestions we acquired throughout our restricted launch in April. Now with full commercialization, the workforce is worked up to see continued adoption of our novel 3D printed porous PEEK implant with HAFUSE Know-how,” acknowledged Mark Mohlman, EVP. “This launch is only the start as we proceed to develop our extra lumbar portfolio scheduled for launch in 2024.”
The Encourage platform is manufactured with a proprietary, patented Fused Filament Fabrication 3D printer designed, programmed, and constructed by Curiteva. This ground-breaking additive course of produces a completely interconnected and built-in porous construction traversing the whole implant to advertise osseointegration, enhance radiographic evaluation, and ship superior biomechanics. The primary-to-market mixture of the HAFUSE nanotechnology floor remedy and novel porous PEEK construction creates a hydrophilic, bioactive setting for cell attachment, proliferation, and therapeutic in pre-clinical animal and in vitro research.
“Curiteva acquired FDA clearance in February, initiated our alpha launch in April and scaled to a industrial launch in July. I’m happy with the whole Curiteva workforce for an additional milestone achievement, and grateful to our surgeons and distributors for his or her persistence and help,” commented CEO Mike English.
The Encourage know-how can be featured on the NASS assembly later this 12 months.
Curiteva is a privately held know-how and manufacturing firm devoted to advancing spine surgical procedure and bettering medical outcomes by partnering with suppliers and suppliers to ship progressive and intuitive implant programs to the market. Our enterprise is based on a dedication to constructing world-class manufacturing, accelerating analysis and improvement, sustaining lean operational self-discipline, and delivering novel know-how to satisfy the evolving wants of our prospects and the sufferers they serve. For extra info, please go to www.curiteva.com