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OsteoBiologics Inc.

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Executive Summary

Until recently, there were no treatments to replace damaged cartilage. OsteoBiologics Inc., spun out of technology licensed from the University of Texas Health Science Center, has developed a resorbable biopolymer that may stand alone to mechanically replace damaged cartilage, or may serve as a biologically friendly scaffolding for cell therapies and techniques involving growth factors.

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