07261716 is referenced by 242 patents and cites 28 patents.

A biodegradable interference screw for directly affixing a transplant to a bone, the interference screw being provided with at least one longitudinal groove designed to co-act with a tool for insertion of and if necessary, removal of the interference screw from an opening provided in the bone to receive both the transplant and the interference screw.

Title
Biodegradable interference screw and tool for attaching a transplant to a bone
Application Number
9/745960
Publication Number
7261716 (B2)
Application Date
December 22, 2000
Publication Date
August 28, 2007
Inventor
Andre Timmermans
Ruurlo
DE
Andreas Weiler
Berlin
DE
Michael Strobel
Straubing
DE
Agent
St Onge Steward Johnston & Reens
Assignee
Karl Storz & Co KG
DE
IPC
F16B 23/00
A61F 2/08
A61B 17/04
A61B 17/56
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