Soft suture anchor of electrospun fibres

mtxmar21 fig6aA flexible anchor composed of nonwoven electrospun fibres for coupling a suture to a bone has been developed by Zimmer Biomet (formerly Biomet Sports Medicine).

The device could be used to attach or secure soft tissue, such as tendons, ligaments, fascia, skin, fibrous tissues, synovial membranes, fat, muscles, nerves or blood vessels, to a bone.

For the full story, see the March 2021 edition of Medical Textiles.