Patent Number: 8,586,070

Title: Composition and device for treating bone and/or cartilage defects

Abstract: The present invention relates to compositions devices and methods for treating bone and/or cartilage defects, and a method for manufacturing such a composition or device. In a certain embodiment, the invention provides a device and/or composition for treating bone and/or cartilage defects, having at least one collagen, for example of animal origin, and further containing at least one substance having an osteo-inductive or chondro-inductive activity, at least one differentiation and/or growth factor having osteo-stimulative and/or chondro-stimulative effect, and at least one filling material, in which the composition is in the form of a lyophil.

Inventors: Briest; Arne (Karlsruhe, DE)

Assignee: SBF Synthetic Bone Factory GmbH

International Classification: A61K 38/00 (20060101); A61K 38/39 (20060101); A61K 38/18 (20060101); A61K 38/16 (20060101); A61K 38/17 (20060101); A61K 38/30 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 1/19/12018