Patent

AlloSource Granted Patent for Proprietary Laser Cutting Enclosure

Centennial, Colo. — November 16, 2018 — AlloSource, an organization dedicated to advancing the science and use of transplantable allogeneic cells and tissue, received U.S. patent 10,105,793, titled Enclosure for laser cutting of human tissue. This patent encompasses AlloSource’s method of producing a closed system that allows a laser beam to pass through and etch allograft tissue, while maintaining a sterile barrier. The proprietary method expedites processing, maximizes the use of tissue, and allows utilization of a specialized laser technology in a clean room setting. The process is used to create ProChondrix® CR, AlloSource’s fresh cryopreserved osteochondral allograft. ProChondrix CR…

AlloSource’s New Cartilage Repair Product, ProChondrix, Receives Patent

Centennial, Colo. — January 19, 2016 — AlloSource®, one of the nation’s largest providers of cartilage, cellular, bone, skin and soft-tissue allografts for use in surgical procedures and wound care to advance patient healing, was awarded U.S. Patent Number 9,186,253, titled Cartilage mosaic compositions and methods, for its new cartilage repair allograft, ProChondrix® Cartilage Restoration Matrix. ProChondrix is a cellular 3D fresh cartilage matrix that helps deliver the necessary components for cartilage restoration. This next generation of cartilage therapy provides live functional cells and other biological components necessary for repair and regeneration of damaged cartilage tissues. “With thousands of cartilage…