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Wright Medical/Zimmer

This article was originally published in The Gray Sheet

Executive Summary

Enter cross-licensing agreement under which Wright grants Zimmer a worldwide license to a patent for a methodology for femoral surface-shaping instrumentation for posterior-stabilized knee implants, and Zimmer grants Wright a worldwide license to patents covering Zimmer's Modulock posterior spinal fixation system. Wright says that it expects to begin marketing its version of the Modulock, which it will call the Wrightlock, in the first quarter of 1995



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