Stabilized intervertebral disc barrier

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United States of America Patent

PATENT NO 7553329
APP PUB NO 20050234557A1
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10970589

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Presented are new resilient sheet-like surgical meshes that may be compressed for minimally invasive delivery in the intervertebral discs. According to one or more embodiments, the surgical mesh can be robust, fatigue resistant, stable and capable of withstanding the dynamic environment generic to intervertebral discs.

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Intrinsic Therapeutics, Inc.WOBURN, MA45

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Boyajian, Thomas Wilmington, US 9 513
Einhorn, Jacob Brookline, US 45 3195
Kavanaugh, Sean Eastham, US 27 1846
Lambrecht, Gregory H Natick, US 62 6470
Moore, Robert Kevin Natick, US 63 5443
Tarapata, Chris North Andover, US 6 297

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