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First Israeli coral-based knee replacement

I reported previously (see here) about Israeli startup CartiHeal which invented the Agili-C knee implant that uses coral-derived material to repair damaged knee cartilage. Doctors at Jerusalem’s Hadassah hospital have just performed the first Israeli Agili-C surgery. https://www.jns.org/patient-receives-new-knee-made-from-coral-thanks-to-israeli-startup/

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Cartilage regeneration aims for FDA approval

Israeli bone regeneration biotech CartiHeal has raised $18.3 million to fund a trial that will help it achieve US FDA approval for its cartilage regeneration technology.  CartiHeal already has CE (European) marketing approval. http://www.globes.co.il/en/article-israel-bone-regeneration-co-cartiheal-raises-183m-1001187527

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Nearly 200 cartilage regenerations

Israel’s CartiHeal has now implanted its Agili-C cartilage regenerator into nearly 200 damaged knees since the biotech was founded in 2009 (see here for previous newsletters). CartiHeal has just raised $15 million to expand trials prior to a planned European … Continue reading

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Re-growing cartilage

CartiHeal – Israel’s developer of cartilage regeneration technology – was awarded the distinguished “2012 Incubator Company Excellence Award” from Israel’s Chief Scientist. CartiHeal is running a clinical study in leading European medical centers with very promising results. http://in.bgu.ac.il/en/Pages/news/cartiheal_2012.aspx

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Cyclist healed by Israeli cartilage regeneration

An Agili-C implant from Israel’s CartiHeal has repaired the cartilage of a 47-year-old Slovenian former athlete whose knee cartilage was damaged due to a volleyball injury over seven years ago. Six months after receiving the Agili-C implant, the patient was … Continue reading

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Repairing cartilage

Israel’s CartiHeal has developed a unique implant Agili-C that turns body cells into bone and cartilage. The company has already received EU CE Mark certification based on pre-clinical trials alone. Researchers at Ben Gurion University discovered the concept and the … Continue reading

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