Patent Number: 6,168,633

Title: Composite surface composition for an implant structure

Abstract: The implant of the present invention is composed of a core body having an outer surface of a composition of at least two dissimilar biocompatible metal components or metal alloy components in intimate contact with one another with said dissimilar metals or metal alloy components each having an EMF sufficient to form a potential difference of at least 25 mV and preferably over 100 mV.

Inventors: Shoher; Itzhak (Herzelia 46722, IL), Whiteman; Aharon (Petach Tikva, IL)

Assignee:

International Classification: A61C 8/00 (20060101); A61B 17/86 (20060101); A61B 17/68 (20060101); A61F 2/30 (20060101); A61L 27/00 (20060101); A61L 27/42 (20060101); A61L 27/30 (20060101); A61N 1/24 (20060101); A61N 1/20 (20060101); A61F 2/00 (20060101); A61F 2/28 (20060101); A61F 002/28 ()

Expiration Date: 01/02/2018