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Magen OrthoMed Ltd

Magen OrthoMed Ltd

Company: Magen OrthoMed Ltd
Name: Shai Ben-Efraim
Designation: CEO
Country: Israel
Address: -
Tel: -
Mobile: +972 52 490709
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Technology Classification: Medical Devices
Main Business Activity: Medical Devices - Orthopedics

Company Profile, Products & Technologies, Target Market:

Magen OrthoMed Ltd. is developing game-changing removable adhesion barriers for the multi-billion dollar orthopedic market.

The Millennium Research Group estimates the cost of treating adhesiolysis (the surgical removal of adhesions) for all surgical indications in the US as being over $2 billion annually.

The company is developing three proprietary products:

1. SpineShield - Post laminectomy Adhesion Barrier Device
The SpineShield is a removable adhesion barrier that separates and provides a gap between spinal nerves and adhesions.

2.TendonShield - Post Peripheral Tendon Surgery Adhesion Barrier Device
The TendonShield protects peripheral tendons from scar tissue formation in surgeries involving the suture of tendons, as post-surgical adhesions can prevent smooth movement following surgery.

3. NerveShield - Post Peripheral Nerves Surgery Adhesion Barrier Device
The NerveShield protects scar tissue formation around peripheral nerves induced by trauma following.

Brief description of proposed R&D project:

The proposed R&D project is to finalize the engineering development of the SpineShield - Post laminectomy Adhesion Barrier Removable Device and to conduct a thorough clinical trial to study its efficacy.

The main R&D activities:
- Finalize design
- V&V
- CE approvals
- Clinical trials

Role of Requesting Company in Proposed R&D Project:

Magen OrthoMed shall be responsible for the engineering development of the SpineShield as well as for the pre-regulatory activities such as the medical V&V (validation and verification) studies.

Desired Profile of R&D Partner and its role in the proposed project:

A leading medical research institution such as a university medical center that is possessing an active spine unit that is interested in the development of breakthrough technologies.

R&D Partner Search

SIIRD promotes, facilitates and funds joint industrial R&D collaboration between Singapore-based companies and Israel-based companies.

R&D Partner Search Request Form

Please complete the 'R&D Partner Search Request Form' if your company is interested to search for technology partner in Singapore or Israel for joint R&D collaboration.

Our offices in Singapore and Israel will attempt to do a matching and make initial contact with any company which might be of interest to you.

The form will only be used for the purpose of matching potential R&D collaboration partners in Singapore and Israel under the SIIRD programme.

Companies who have been matched and who would like to jointly apply for funding for research and development  activities can do so by following the instructions in the  Proposal Submission page.

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