CPG researcher Stephen Spiegelberg was the 2012 receipient of the ASTM Leroy Wyman award for engineering contributions to the field of medical device standards.
ASTM Committee F04 elected a new Recording Secretary - Stephen Spiegelberg
Methods for making oxidation resistance polymeric material"patent issued this year
The clincial results of a navigation system invented by Dr. Gavin Braithwaite were presented at the Australian Orthopedic Conference this month.
Australian patent 2010206016 "Methods for making oxidation resistance polymeric material" issued this year.
MIT held its annual MIT Polymer Day in March. Cambridge Polymer Group was a sponsor, and also supplied two judges for the poster contest, where students and post-doctoral research fellows presented their work on polymer technology.
Iconacy Orthopedic Implants received FDA clearance to market their highly crosslinked UHMWPE prepared using the CIMA process developed at Cambridge Polymer Group and the Massachusetts General Hospital.