X-spine Announces Exclusive License with Gamma Spine for Minimally-Invasive Spinal Technology
Published: Mar 08, 2010
MIAMISBURG, Ohio--(BUSINESS WIRE)--X-spine Systems, Inc., a global manufacturer of implants and instruments for spinal surgery, announced today that it has entered into an exclusive license agreement with Gamma Spine for the development and distribution of its minimally invasive spinal fixation technology. Gamma Spine, founded by Dr. Vijay Goel, Ph.D., will participate in the development process with X-spine. “I am thrilled be working with Dr. Goel, who is one of the world’s most renowned and published experts in spinal biomechanics, to develop this unique and valuable technology,” stated Dr. David Kirschman, President and CEO of X-spine. The patent-pending device allows for the fixation of adjacent vertebral segments with minimal tissue disruption while attaining the biomechanical advantages of a traditional full-exposure system.