Sonny Bal, CEO and Chairman of Amedica Corporation. Actually, many manufacturers are trying to overcome the limitations of PEEK spacers, and replicate our excellent bone ongrowth properties by improving PEEK with costly porous metallic coatings, or hydroxyapatite and related components. Now, Amedica is leap-frogging your competition yet with this composite again, solid-and-porous CsC spacers to provide comparative fusion without the usage of any bone, bone void fillers, or expensive biologics.e. Bal. The Company will also submit an application during January 2015 in the 510 regulatory track based on the final clinical data. THE MEALS and Drug Administration will examine all of the data presented as part of a complete application for 510 clearance of the composite silicon nitride interbody program..The Bayer Product Advancement Team was offered a trophy at an awards ceremony in NEW YORK, through the Medical Design & Production East Meeting and Exposition. ‘We’re gratified that the advancement and effort that went into getting this product alive has been therefore richly known,’ Kates added.. Amphetamine-like dietary supplement associated with stroke An amphetamine-type stimulant within dietary supplements marketed to promote weight loss and improve athletic performance could be to blame for a hemorrhagic stroke in a woman who took the health supplement before working out. The full case survey, published in the history of Internal Medicine, is the 1st to suggest a link between the man-made, synthetic compound called BMPEA and an exercise-induced stroke. The patient, a 53-year-old woman, was reportedly in good health insurance and physical condition before the stroke.