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1. (WO2007097949) METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR FORMING POROUS METAL IMPLANTS
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Pub. No.:    WO/2007/097949    International Application No.:    PCT/US2007/003811
Publication Date: 30.08.2007 International Filing Date: 09.02.2007
IPC:
A61L 33/00 (2006.01)
Applicants: BIOMET MANUFACTURING CORP. [US/US]; 56 E. Bell Drive, Warsaw, Indiana 46582 (US) (For All Designated States Except US).
HAMMAN, Ned M. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
FLEMING, James B. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
SCHLUETER, Elizabeth A. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
JANSON, Isaac [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
MERIDEW, Jason D. [US/US]; (US) (For US Only).
KUMAR, Mukesh [IN/US]; (US) (For US Only)
Inventors: HAMMAN, Ned M.; (US).
FLEMING, James B.; (US).
SCHLUETER, Elizabeth A.; (US).
JANSON, Isaac; (US).
MERIDEW, Jason D.; (US).
KUMAR, Mukesh; (US)
Agent: WARNER, Richard W.; Harness, Dickey & Pierce, P.L.C., P.O. Box 828, Bloomfield Hills, Michigan 48303 (US)
Priority Data:
11/357,929 17.02.2006 US
Title (EN) METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR FORMING POROUS METAL IMPLANTS
(FR) PROCEDE ET APPAREIL POUR LA MISE EN FORME D'IMPLANTS METALLIQUES POREUX
Abstract: front page image
(EN)A method for providing a porous metal implant. A mixture of a biocompatible metal, a spacing agent, and a binder is provided. The mixture is formed into a shaped the spacing agent is removed to form a plurality of pores in the implant. A shaped porous metal implant is also provided.
(FR)L'invention concerne un procédé de fabrication d'un implant métallique poreux. Un mélange d'un métal biocompatible, d'un agent d'espacement et d'un liant est utilisé. Le mélange est mis en forme et l'agent d'espacement est éliminé pour former une pluralité de pores dans l'implant. L'invention concerne également un implant métallique poreux mis en forme.
Designated States: AE, AG, AL, AM, AT, AU, AZ, BA, BB, BG, BR, BW, BY, BZ, CA, CH, CN, CO, CR, CU, CZ, DE, DK, DM, DZ, EC, EE, EG, ES, FI, GB, GD, GE, GH, GM, GT, HN, HR, HU, ID, IL, IN, IS, JP, KE, KG, KM, KN, KP, KR, KZ, LA, LC, LK, LR, LS, LT, LU, LV, LY, MA, MD, MG, MK, MN, MW, MX, MY, MZ, NA, NG, NI, NO, NZ, OM, PG, PH, PL, PT, RO, RS, RU, SC, SD, SE, SG, SK, SL, SM, SV, SY, TJ, TM, TN, TR, TT, TZ, UA, UG, US, UZ, VC, VN, ZA, ZM, ZW.
African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
European Patent Office (AT, BE, BG, CH, CY, CZ, DE, DK, EE, ES, FI, FR, GB, GR, HU, IE, IS, IT, LT, LU, LV, MC, NL, PL, PT, RO, SE, SI, SK, TR)
African Intellectual Property Organization (BF, BJ, CF, CG, CI, CM, GA, GN, GQ, GW, ML, MR, NE, SN, TD, TG).
Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)