Innovation

Dural Sub v Sealant – Can one product really be both?

A surgical sealant is a surgical sealant. A tissue replacement is a tissue replacement. Can one product fulfil both functions without compromise? Repairing the Dura Mater offers two challenges to the neurosurgeon. Where dural tissue is missing or inadequate it …

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We Won! Tissuemed Takes Outstanding Achievement Award!

Last night Tissuemed beat off the field to scoop Medilink’s Outstanding Achievement Award in recognition of the company’s fabulous accomplishment in gaining Chinese regulatory approval. More to follow as the news sinks in, but for now here’s Medilink Yorkshire and Humber’s …

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Tissuemed’s Labs Equipped for the Future

Tissuemed’s Research and QC laboratory at our facility in Leeds is rarely seen, but after some recent updates and investment – including acquisition of new instrumentation and installation of additional partitioning, we thought you’d like to see it in its …

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TissuePatch and TissuePatchDural – A Review of Constituent Materials

To answer some common questions regarding the constituent materials and chemistry of Tissuemed’s sealant films, a new Technical Series Bulletin has been published here on the clinical section of the Tissuemed website.  Tissuemed’s Operations Manager, Dr Ian Thompson explains “The …

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Tissuemed – Key patents granted in the United States

Tissuemed is pleased to confirm that two key patents relating to the company’s Tissuebond™ bioadhesive polymer and its unique TissuePatch™ surgical sealant film products have recently been published by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) as  US 8,133,504 and …

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Tissuemed granted US patent

Tissuemed is pleased to announce that a key patent for the adhesive component of its underlying technology has been accepted for grant in the United States.  The patent, relating to Tissuemed’s Tissuebond™ bioadhesive is already granted in Australia, Russia and …

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Medtech can help beat the recession, says Eucomed

Interesting article featured in Medtech Business:….. A letter by Eucomed Chief Executive John Wilkinson to the Financial Times, responding to its claim that the medical device industry is suffering a “cyclical” market downturn, emphasised the potential of innovative medical technology …

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ASGBI – a very successful showcase in Bournemouth

New and existing Tissuemed products received a very warm reception at the well attended 2011 Association of Surgeons (of GB and Ireland) meeting in Bournemouth. One of the many highlights of the 3 days was the visit of labour peer …

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TissuePatch family additions to be showcased at ASGBI

Tissuemed will be exhibiting its newest products at this year’s Association of Surgeons (of GB and Ireland) Meeting in Bournemouth, UK in May. These will include the newest iteration of the company’s exciting TissuePatch surgical sealant film family of products, …

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Tissuemed acknowledges Dr Harry Coover – Inventor of Super Glue

Over the weekend Dr Harry Coover, inventor of ‘Super Glue’ died aged 94. As with many inventions it is no surprise to read that Super Glue was invented by accident. During World War II, Dr Coover was part of a …

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