Ceremed's patented implantable polymer material known as AOC® won Orthopedics This Week's annual award for Best New Technology for Spine Care in 2010 in the Biomaterials category.
AOC® was selected winner by a panel of neurosurgeons, orthopedic surgeons and veteran clinical buyers, based on the technology's originality, clinical relevance, and the likelihood that it will improve current standards of care.
"I am proud of AOC®'s success," said Ceremed's chairman, Tadeusz Wellisz, M.D. "AOC® is a versatile technology that has been well received by physicians and scientists. This award serves as continued validation for AOC® as Ceremed strives to develop more products that aid the surgeon and improve the patient's quality of care."