Archive for May 2020

Commercialisation in sight for cornea technology

Sterile, off-the-shelf, replacement corneas are moving closer to commercialisation, thanks to IKC support. The technology aims to help overcome the global shortage of human donor corneas, which, due to the complexity of storing and transporting living human tissue, have to be used immediately following donation, and usually only in the country or region where they […]

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Knee surgery technology to be tested in human trial

A bespoke technology package for complex knee surgery will be tested in its first human trial later this year. The surgical technology, known as ToKa, is a new approach for an operation used on younger patients with osteoarthritis known as high tibial osteotomy (HTO). This involves an incision into the patient’s shin bone (tibia) to […]

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