USPTO issues Patent Number 9,226,828: Devices and Methods for Stabilizing Tissue and Implants

Effingham, ILJanuary 5, 2016

On January 5th 2016, the United States Patent and Trademark Office issued inventor Peter M. Bonutti with U.S. Patent Number 9,226,828 for Devices and Methods for Stabilizing Tissue and Implants.

The invention relates to devices and methods for repairing and stabilizing tissue and implants. Specifically, devices and methods for repairing, reconstructing, augmenting, and stabilizing joints of the body, and more particularly, the knee and joints of the spine (including intervertebral discs and adjacent bones).


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