US 10,376,613 B2
Process for the production of storable implants with an ultrahydrophilic surface
Herbert Jennissen, Cologne (DE); Steffen Lüers, Essen (DE); and Markus Laub, Essen (DE)
Assigned to Nobel Biocare Services AG, Kloten (CH)
Filed by Herbert Jennissen, Cologne (DE)
Filed on Nov. 24, 2015, as Appl. No. 14/949,994.
Application 14/949,994 is a continuation of application No. 12/527,175, granted, now 9,242,029, previously published as PCT/EP2008/051764, filed on Feb. 13, 2008.
Claims priority of application No. 10 2007 007 865 (DE), filed on Feb. 14, 2007.
Prior Publication US 2016/0136336 A1, May 19, 2016
Int. Cl. A61L 31/08 (2006.01); B05D 1/18 (2006.01); A61L 27/22 (2006.01); A61L 27/50 (2006.01); A61F 2/00 (2006.01); A61L 31/02 (2006.01); A61L 31/04 (2006.01); A61L 31/16 (2006.01); B65D 81/22 (2006.01)
CPC A61L 31/088 (2013.01) [A61F 2/0095 (2013.01); A61L 27/22 (2013.01); A61L 27/50 (2013.01); A61L 31/022 (2013.01); A61L 31/047 (2013.01); A61L 31/16 (2013.01); B05D 1/18 (2013.01); B65D 81/22 (2013.01); A61L 2300/102 (2013.01); A61L 2300/252 (2013.01); A61L 2300/608 (2013.01); A61L 2400/18 (2013.01); A61L 2420/08 (2013.01)] 7 Claims
OG exemplary drawing
 
1. A storable implant, comprising:
an implant material having an ultrahydrophilic surface, wherein said implant material is selected from the group consisting of- pure titanium, metallic titanium alloys, chromium/nickel/aluminum/vanadium/cobalt alloys, TiAlV4, TiAlFe2.5, steels, V2A, V4A, chromium-nickel 316L, ceramic materials, hydroxyapatite, aluminum oxide, and combinations thereof with ceramic materials,
wherein said ultrahydrophilic surface comprises an oxide layer, and
wherein said ultrahydrophilic surface further comprises a salt layer.