Actifit is a polyurethane meniscal scaffold to replace damaged meniscus, and into which new tissue can grow.

Synonyms: 
Collagen scaffold
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Meniscus replacement

Replacing damaged meniscus tissue with a graft or a scaffold.

An 'interpretation' of an article from 2004 discussing the concepts of re-growing a meniscus from scaffolds and stem cells.

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CLINICAL PUBLICATIONS

Comparative Study of Collagen versus Synthetic-Based Meniscal Scaffolds in Treating Meniscal Deficiency in Young Active Population. Bulgheroni E, Grassi A, Campagnolo M, Bulgheroni P, Mudhigere A and Gobbi A. Cartilage. 2016 Jan; 7(1): 29–38.


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