HOFFMAN ESTATES, Ill., Nov. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ — Life Spine, a medical device company that designs, develops, manufactures and markets products for the surgical treatment of spinal disorders, announced today that it has been awarded seven additional patents from its cadre of 80 plus filings.
In addition, the Company has begun limited releases of three of the six new product lines launching at the North American Spine Society; Pro-Link™ and Dyna-Link®, interbody cage/screw constructs and Aileron™, a minimally invasive adjustable InterSpinous Fixation System.
“Aileron is turning out to be our most successful alpha launch to date,” said Michael Butler, President of Life Spine. “Aileron is allowing surgeons to make smaller incisions, rapidly size in situ and reduce overall procedure times.”
Life Spine has also realized 25% sales growth over the prior year, based upon increased international sales, expansion of its Centric® Minimally Invasive Systems Suite and the accretive effects of new product verticals.
About Life Spine Life Spine is dedicated to improving the quality of life for spinal patients by increasing procedural efficiency and efficacy through innovative design, uncompromising quality standards, and the most technologically advanced manufacturing platforms. Life Spine, which is privately held, is based in Hoffman Estates, Illinois. For more information, please visit http://www.lifespine.com.