Anterior Cervical Fixation spinal rendering

Opus

Osteoconductive Scaffold

Opus™ is a synthetic osteoconductive scaffold that is compression resistant, fully resorbable, and easily customizable for a range of clinical applications.

Gloved hands with fiber

Highlights

  • Comprised of Carbonate Apatite Bone Mineral and Type 1 Collagen
    • Carbonate Apatite Bone Mineral has similar porosity and resorption as human bone1,2
    • Type 1 Collagen is a great wicking material, binds proteins and cells, and retains biological factors3
  • Easily hydrated and compression resistant
  • Available in multiple configurations and sizes

Support Material

Footnotes

  1. Matsuura, A., Kubo, T., Doi K., Hayashi, K., Morita, K., Yokota, R., Hayashi, H., Hirata, I., Okazaki, M., Akagawa, Y. (2009). Bone formation ability of carbonate apatite-collagen scaffolds with different carbonate contents. Dental Materials Journal, 28(2), 234-242.
  2. Ellies, LG., Carter, J.M., Natiella, J.R., Featherstone, J.D.B., Nelson, D.G.A. (1988). Quantitative analysis of early in vivo tissue response to synthetic apatite implants. J. of Biomed. Mater. Res., 22, 137-148.
  3. Geiger, M., Li, R.H., Friess, W. (2003). Collagen sponges for bone regeneration with rhBMP-2. Science Direct / Elsevier, 55, 1613-1629. http://doi.org/10.1016/j.addr.2003.08.010

Opus is manufactured by Collagen Matrix, Inc.

Instructions For Use