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Bioresorbable plastics star in new tissue engineering technology

Monday, September 16th, 2013 | Permalink

The combination of bioresorbable plastics and 3D printing are becoming critical players in the fast-emerging field of tissue engineering. In a recent development, Tissue Regeneration Systems (Kirkland, WA) received 510K approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration to use its Cranial Bone Void Filler product in the repair of neurosurgical burr holes.  It wll be the first use of the technology licensed from the Universities of Michigan and Wisconsin. Tagging Options Domain:  All Sites Keywords:  tissue engineering bioplastics read more

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New Legislation Seeks to Improve Advisory Panels, Remove Barriers to Innovation

Tuesday, November 22nd, 2011 | Permalink

Tue, 11/15/2011 FDA   A new piece of legislation was introduced in the Senate this week to help speed up the approval and clearance of medical devices. The legislation, “Patient Access to Medical Innovation Act”, was introduced by Senator Al Franken (MN), who noted “My legislation would remove unnecessary barriers so that these critical medical devices get to the patients that need them as quickly and safely as possible.”   read more

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New Legislation Seeks to Improve Advisory Panels, Remove Barriers to Innovation