ZIPTEK LLC has recently received notification of issue for the United States Patent No. 9,307,979 published on April 12, 2016. Inventors are Dr. William F Bennett, founder of ZIPTEK LLC (Sarasota, FL) and co-inventors Dr. Ramsés Galaz (CEO GSE Biomedical, COO Ziptek Mexico) and Daniel Gómez (Design Engineer, GSE Biomedical). This patent describes a device and method to repair tissue injuries using an innovative arthroscopic surgical technique with bioabsorbable implants. Moreover, the surgical procedure is knotless and has a greater pressure distribution area than other common surgical procedures; this means that the technique reduces localized compression damage and shear stresses in the repaired tissue.
June 6, 2016