Cartilage Repair Market Analysis | Europe | 2017-2023 | MedCore
- Year: 2017
- Scope: 2013-2023
- Region: Europe
- Pages: 474
- Published Date: 6/1/2017
- Type: MedCore
Due to stringent regulation and a lack of national reimbursement in most regions, several companies which were once active in the segment, such as TiGenix and Vericel, have either completely withdrawn from the market or shifted their focus to other regions in the world. Despite the uncertainty surrounding the EMA decision, the ACI market is expected to remain the largest segment in the total cartilage repair market over the forecast period.
Articular cartilage is a connective tissue that lines the ends of bones in joints. It provides shock absorption within the joint and prevents abrasion from occurring to the articular surfaces of bone. Cartilage, in its various forms, is found in intervertebral discs, as the articular lining for joint surfaces and in the meniscal pads of the knees. All types of this tissue are poorly vascularized and, as proper healing requires adequate blood flow, cartilage is one of the slowest healing tissues of the body.
Segments Covered in This Market
- Osteochondral Allograft Market
- Meniscal Allograft Market
- Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation Market
- Osteochondral Autograft Market
Report Data Types Included
- Unit Sales, Average Selling Prices, Market Value & Growth Trends
- 10 Year Scope (3 Year Historical + 7 Year Forecast Period)
- Market Drivers & Limiters for Each Segment
- Competitive Analysis with Market Shares
- Product Portfolios
- Related Press Releases from Top Competitors
TETEC is headquartered and operates in Germany, originally founded as a subsidiary of B. Braun/Aesculap in 2000. The company currently offers NOVOCART® 3D, NOVOCART® Inject and NOVOCART® Disc for cartilage repair solutions. CO.DONs chondrosphere® remains the only ACI treatment that is feasibly approaching EMA approval. In November 2016, TiGenix completed the discontinuation of its ACI offerings by withdrawing ChondroCelect® from the market and terminating its distribution agreements with Sobi and the Finnish Red Cross Blood Service and manufacturing agreement with Pharmacell. Other companies include Arthrex, ConMed Linvatec and DePuy Mitek.
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