SpineGuard, Orthofix, Zyga Technology & more — 16 key notes

Written by Anuja Vaidya | September 25, 2015 | Print  |

Here are 16 key notes on orthopedic and spine device companies over the past week.

Collagen Matrix named Bart J. Doedens CEO, effective immediately.

 

EOS imaging announced a second hospital in Hong Kong has installed the EOS platform.

 

Integra LifeSciences shares rose 0.2 percent in the last week.


 
Invuity introduced the Eiberg Illuminated Retractor System, which is designed for illumination and visualization of dark surgical cavities during total hip replacement procedures as well as hip and pelvic trauma surgery.


 
Life Spine, a medical device company for spinal disorders, received its 100th patent.

 

Medtronic CEO and Chairman Omar Ishrak was elected to the Minnesota Public Radio board of trustees.

 

France-based MEDTECH sold one of its ROSA robots to Frankfurt University in Germany.


 
Misonix added Thomas M. Patton to its board of directors.


 
Nexxt Spine added two new members to their leadership team — the company appointed Bill Del Russo vice president of sales and named George Sims central sales director.

 

New data was published on Orthofix's Trinity Evolution food and ankle arthrodesis procedures, supporting clinical success.

 

OrthAlign received the 2015 North American Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation.


 
SpineGuard released six-month financial results for 2015, and sales are up 41 percent.

 

TranS1 named John Miller vice president of sales.
 
Xtant Medical's subsidiary, Bacterin, received a U.S. patent for "Process for Demineralization of Bone Matrix with Preservation of Natural Growth Factors."

 

Z-Medical USA announced a strategic partnership with WebOps, a medical device logistics company, for the U.S. launch of the MIS Z-Pedicle Screw System.


 
Zyga Technology received two U.S. patents for its SImmetry Sacroiliac Joint Fusion System.

 

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