What is TOBI?
TOBI XI is our 11th annual gathering of orthobiologics thought-leaders from around the globe – Now ONLINE. TOBI 2020 VIRTUAL puts you on the cutting edge with the latest research and clinical pearls in orthopedic biologics. Join us to be informed and build relationships with the TOBI community of physicians, researchers and scientists on the forefront of orthopedics.
Wynn Las Vegas has informed us that they canceled all reservations made in the TOBI 2020 group block, and refunded any applicable funds. In true Wynn class, they are leaders in the industry. They were the first in Las Vegas to provide cash refunds, in light of COVID-10. Their team of scientists and consultants created [...]
How does corona affect orthopedics? ON Foundation is awarding two 1’500 CHF Literature Grants for articles on the matter. Many of us are affected by the Corona Pandemic and work from home, not being able to practice and/or research as usual. ON Foundation therefore is offering three (3) open Literature Grants over 2’000 CHF mainly [...]
News was announced today from Biospace that patients with ARDS (Acute Respiratory Distress) demonstrated an 83% survival after 2 IV infusions of Mesoblast’s product Ryoncil (remestemcel-L). This med is NOT FDA approved for treating COVID-19 according to BioSpace. In the study, 9/12 patients came off ventilators within 10 days, with 7 patients discharged from the hospital. According [...]
With up to 1 year before a successful vaccine may be developed, scientists are looking at existing medications as well as cellular therapies to combat COVID and the inflammation/cytokine (protein) storm that attacks the lungs and vital organs. With Millions of people affected around the world, leading researchers are looking at everything from anti-malarial [...]