Latest Articular cartilage repair Stories
OAKLAND, Calif., Nov.
Autologous chondroctye implantation by MJRC clinic nips cartilage damage in the bud, allowing athletes to continue enjoying their game without any worry of progressive damage Chennai,
Scientists at the University of Basel report first ever successful nose reconstruction surgery using cartilage grown in the laboratory.
ROSEMONT, Ill., March 18, 2014 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Cartilage is the connective tissue found throughout the body.
OAKLAND, Calif., Feb.
Every year over 100 million Americans suffer from some form of chronic joint pain; these injuries can be so debilitating it can hinder everyday activities and make simple tasks unbearable. Dr.
Researchers at Micro Orthopaedics, Zhongnan Hospital of Wuhan University, led by Dr. Ai-xi Yu, have suggested that articular cartilage defects can be repaired by a novel thermo-sensitive injectable hydrogel engineered with gene modified bone marrow mesenchymal stromal cells (BMSCs).
For years, doctors have been able to treat defects in joint cartilage by grafting cartilage donated from cadavers into patients’ bad joints.
A new study has demonstrated that a procedure wherein healthy cartilage is transplanted to fix an area of damaged cartilage (osteoarticular cartilage transplantation or OATS procedure) is superior to the standard of care for repairing cartilage defects.