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Novosteo, a Purdue-affiliated startup, is advancing a technology shown to repair bone fractures faster and at greater benefit to a patient. The image above shows fractured femurs at four weeks post-fracture. The ‘Targeted’ bone received Novosteo’s injectable-targeted drug. Yellow and orange colors indicate higher density bone than purple and blue. (Image provided by Novosteo)

New drug to fast-tracks faster bone fracture healing

A broken bone is a pretty serious injury for anyone. According to the Journal of Internal Medicine, one in three adults aged 50 and older die...
Ground-Breaking Implant Technique to Heal Damaged Bone

Ground-Breaking Implant Technique to Heal Damaged Bone

Generally, bone replacement surgery requires transplants from other body parts, normally from the hip or shinbone. The various technique uses ground bone from donors...