Global Patent Index - EP 1161201 A2

EP 1161201 A2 2001-12-12 - DEVICE AND METHOD FOR REGENERATION AND REPAIR OF CARTILAGE LESIONS

Title (en)

DEVICE AND METHOD FOR REGENERATION AND REPAIR OF CARTILAGE LESIONS

Title (de)

VORRICHTUNG UND METHODE ZUR REGENERATION UND WIEDERHERSTELLUNG VON KNORPELDEFEKTEN

Title (fr)

DISPOSITIF ET PROCEDE DE REGENERATION ET DE REPARATION DES LESIONS DU CARTILAGE

Publication

EP 1161201 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 00915782 A

Priority

  • US 0003972 W
  • US 25037099 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO0048550A2] Disclosed is a cartilage repair product that induces both cell ingrowth into a bioresorbable material and cell differentiation into cartilage tissue. Such a product is useful for regenerating and/or repairing both vascular and avascular cartilage lesions, particularly articular cartilage lesions, and even more particularly mensical tissue lesions, including tears as well as segmental defects. Also disclosed is a method of regenerating and repairing cartilage lesions using such a product.

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A61F 2/00; A61F 13/00; A61K 9/14; A61K 35/12; A61K 38/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A61L 27/00 (2006.01); A61F 2/28 (2006.01); A61F 2/30 (2006.01); A61L 27/22 (2006.01); A61L 27/24 (2006.01); A61L 27/26 (2006.01); A61L 27/54 (2006.01); A61B 17/06 (2006.01); A61F 2/00 (2006.01); A61F 2/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A61L 27/54 (2013.01); A61F 2/30756 (2013.01); A61L 27/227 (2013.01); A61L 27/24 (2013.01); A61L 27/26 (2013.01); A61B 17/06166 (2013.01); A61F 2002/2817 (2013.01); A61F 2002/30062 (2013.01); A61F 2002/30677 (2013.01); A61F 2210/0004 (2013.01); A61F 2310/00365 (2013.01); A61L 2300/252 (2013.01); A61L 2300/414 (2013.01); A61L 2300/45 (2013.01); A61L 2430/06 (2013.01)

Combination set (CPC)

  1. A61L 27/227 + A61L 27/54 + A61L 27/36 + A61F 2/30756
  2. A61L 27/26 + A61L 27/54 + A61L 27/36 + A61F 2/30756 + C08L 89/06
  3. A61L 27/26 + C08L 89/06

Designated contracting state (EPC)

DE ES FR GB IT

EPO simple patent family

WO 0048550 A2 20000824; WO 0048550 A3 20001214; AU 3699900 A 20000904; CA 2362600 A1 20000824; EP 1161201 A2 20011212; EP 1161201 A4 20060719; JP 2002537022 A 20021105

INPADOC legal status


2013-02-27 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20120901

2006-11-29 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20061025

2006-07-19 [A4] DESPATCH OF SUPPLEMENTARY SEARCH REPORT

- Effective date: 20060621

2005-03-02 [RAP1] TRANSFER OF RIGHTS OF AN EP PUBLISHED APPLICATION

- Owner name: ZIMMER ORTHOBIOLOGICS, INC.

2004-05-26 [RBV] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES (CORRECTION):

- Designated State(s): DE ES FR GB IT

2001-12-12 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20010912

2001-12-12 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A2

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2001-12-12 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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