Avitus™ Orthopaedics has recently raised more than $1 million in capital to continue commercialization and company growth. The funds will help support the company’s product launch and product portfolio expansion.

Avitus is currently developing a minimally-invasive bone graft harvesting device that provides surgeons with an intuitive, safe, and efficient way to harvest bone grafts. The device, the Avitus™ Harvester, is a disposable manual surgical instrument that cuts and collects bone from the patient with a streamlined process.

The company is headquartered at the University of Connecticut Technology Incubation Program in Farmington, CT … more

Separately, The University of Connecticut Office of the Vice President for Research has announced that five early-stage ventures have been awarded funds to help commercialize new technologies … more