New US patent approval for Episurf Medical
Episurf Medical (NASDAQ: EPIS B) has received another Notice of Allowance from the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO). The patent, entitled “Tools for assisting in osteotomy procedures, and methods for designing and manufacturing osteotomy tools” relates to surgical instruments in Episurf Medical’s Episealer® Talus technology for the ankle. This is the first approval in this specific patent family.
“With this we are strengthening the protection for the technology Episurf has developed for treatment of ankle lesions. The patent covers an individualised osteotomy guide, developed for optimised clinical outcomes when treating difficult to reach osteochondral ankle lesions”, comments Katarina Flodström, COO, Episurf Medical.
For more information, please contact:
Pål Ryfors, CEO, Episurf Medical
Tel:+46 (0) 709 62 36 69
About Episurf Medical
Episurf Medical is endeavoring to bring people with painful joint injuries a more active, healthier life through the availability of minimally invasive and individualised treatment alternatives. Episurf Medical’s Episealer® individualised implants and Epiguide® surgical drill guides are developed for treating localised cartilage injury in joints. Episurf Medical’s μiFidelity® system enables implants to be cost-efficiently tailored to each individual’s unique injury for the optimal fit and minimal intervention. Episurf Medical’s head office is in Stockholm, Sweden. Its share (EPIS B) is listed on Nasdaq Stockholm. For more information, go to the company’s website: www.episurf.com.
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