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Experimental gene therapy tripled the lifespan of mice suffering from a severe mitochondrial disease

Researchers at the University of Helsinki and Folkhälsan Research Center have, together with their collaborators, for the first time demonstrated in a mouse model that partial restoration of respiratory chain function in mitochondria, which serve as cellular power plants, may be sufficient to entirely prevent symptoms of a severe mitochondrial disorder. The model employed in the study was based on...

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New ATTUNE® Revision Knee System from DePuy Synthes Utilizes Proprietary Technologies to Address Broad Range of Complex Primary and Revision Procedures

While knee replacement is widely recognized as one of the most common and successful surgical procedures, approximately five percent of patients will require a revision surgery 10 years after the initial procedure 1,2 for a variety of reasons.  Revision surgeries can create complexities particularly in cases where large bone defects present reconstruction and fixation challenges. The ATTUNE Revision Knee System...

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DePuy Receives PMA for AOX Antioxidant Polyethylene |

December 14th, 2011 Justin Barad[1] Orthopedic Surgery[2] Ultra high molecular weight polyethylene is not only fun to say, but it is also an incredibly versatile material commonly used as a bearing surface in joint replacements. Polyethylene has low friction, good fracture toughness and fatigue resistance. Despite its remarkable material properties, there was a pandemic of loosening with early generation polyethylene...

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DePuy receives premarket approval for AOX antioxidant polyethylene

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