Moving a product from idea to market calls on the expertise of many players. Here, we dial into trends and advancements as voiced by leaders from 3D Systems, DSM Biomedical, ECA Medical Instruments, Empirical, Millstone Medical, Orchid Design and Tegra Medical.
We estimated the 2016 spine market at $8.8 billion, up 2% from 2015. While hundreds of companies participate, we highlight for you our leading ten players--Medtronic, DePuy Synthes, NuVasive, Stryker, Globus Medical, Zimmer Biomet, K2M, Aesculap, Spineart and Alphatec Spine.
In five years time, the number of supplier exhibitors has doubled at the NASS Annual Meetings. It's true that the OEMs have grown, too, but at half the pace. What's driving this shift on the exhibit floor?
The study explained in this paper cycled a single batch of titanium powder through the additive manufacturing process for 38 builds to determine whether the powder's material parameters were valid from start to end.
The exclusive license agreement covers global application of NELL-1/DBX® recombinant human protein growth factor. BB's initial focus for NELL-1 is as a bone graft substitute for spine fusion. Researchers are examining its ability to systemically restore bone and prevent further loss.
Many manufacturers have found that implementing lean manufacturing principles can provide their organizations with a competitive advantage. But there is a key next step that businesses can take to further drive lean manufacturing improvements and results.