CellCoTec BV owns five key patent families:
– Cell Combination in Cartilage (core patent and Master Patent for Cellular Interaction based Cartilage Repair). Granted in Europe (1727552), USA (8048671), Canada (2560209) and Australia (2005221582).
– Rapid Isolation of Chondrocytes (enables single surgical procedure). Granted in Europe (2064317).
– Dilution of Chondrocytes (alternative technology for cartilage repair). Granted in Australia (2007289432).
– Cell Processor (automation of cell processing).
– Cell Combination in Other Tissues (application of core technology in range of other tissues).
Cell Combination in Cartilage and Rapid Isolation of Chondrocytes granted patents protect currently marketed product, INSTRUCT.