Publications & Press Releases


The Call for a Bone Adhesive:  Farrar, David F. “Bone adhesives for trauma surgery: A review of challenges and developments.” International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives 33 (2012): 89-97.

Identification of a Bone Adhesive:  Norton, M. R., G. Kay, M. Brown, and D. L. Cochran. “Bone Glue-The Final Frontier for Fracture Repair and Implantable Device Stabilization.” International Journal of Adhesion and Adhesives (2020): 102647.


Mechanical Strength of Tetranite:  Kirillova, Alina, Cambre Kelly, Natalia von Windheim, and Ken Gall. “Bioinspired mineral–organic Bioresorbable bone adhesive.” Advanced healthcare materials 7, no. 17 (2018): 1800467.

Fiber-Reinforced Fatigue Strength of Tetranite: Kirillova, Alina, Olivia Nillisen, Samuel Liu, Cambre Kelly, Ken Gall. “Reinforcement and Fatigue of a Bioinspired Mineral-Organic Bio-Resorbable Bone Adhesive.” Advanced Health Care Materials 27 October 2020,

Chemical Composition of Tetranite:  Kesseli FP, Lauer CS, Baker I, Mirica KA, Van Citters DW. Identification of a calcium phosphoserine coordination network in an adhesive organo-apatitic bone cement system. Acta Biomater. 2020;105:280‐289.


Pivotal Canine Study-Dental Implant Stabilization: Cochran DL, Jones A, Sugita R, et al. Immediate Dental Implant Stabilization in a Canine Model Using a Novel Mineral-Organic Adhesive: 4-Month Results. Int J Oral Maxillofacial Implants. 2020;35(1):39‐51.


Pivotal Animal Study for Cranial Flap Fixation: Foley, Kevin T., Eric J. Woodard, Jonathan R. Slotkin, Cassandra K. Mayotte, Abigail C. Baldwin, Michael C. Brown, and Brian J. Hess. “Cranial flap fixation in sheep using a resorbable bone adhesive.” Journal of Neurosurgery 1, no. aop (2020): 1-9.


February 4, 2021 — RevBio Enters the Animal Health Market to Help Improve Canine Dental Care

August 4, 2020 — LaunchPad Medical Rebrands as RevBio and Launches an Updated Website

July 7, 2020  — LaunchPad Medical Initiates its First European Clinical Study

June 2, 2020 — LaunchPad Medical Wins a Coveted $1.8 Million Michigan-Pittsburgh-Wyss Regenerative Medicine Center Grant

May 5, 2020 — LaunchPad Medical Wins a $2.5 Million NIH Grant to Improve Cranial Procedures 

December 19, 2019 — LaunchPad Medical Accelerates Enrollment in its First-In-Man Clinical Study

November 6, 2019 — LaunchPad Medical Wins NIH HEAL Grant to Reduce Opioid Use and Addiction

September 12, 2019 — LaunchPad Medical Received FDA Approval to Initiate a Clinical Study

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