TechConnect Innovation Program

Smart Alloys for Hip and Knee Implants

Titanox Development Ltd, Bay of Plenty, New Zealand

TECHNOLOGY SUMMARY

Titanox's SmartAlloy offers better combined strength, elasticity and tribological properties for hip and knee implants.

Primary Application Area: Medical Devices

Technology Development Status: Ready to Market

Technology Readiness Level: TRL 5

FIGURES OF MERIT

Value Proposition: A new metal alloy which offers significant benefits in the performance of prosthetic devices and an expected reduction in the significant number of revisions (replacements) required using current materials.

SHOWCASE SUMMARY

Organization Type: Corporation

Showcase Booth #: 401

Website: www.titanox.co.nz

GOVT/EXTERNAL FUNDING SOURCES

Government Funding/Support to Date: N/A

Looking for: Development / License Partners