Latest Bone Healing Stories
ZURICH, July 19, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Kuros Biosurgery AG, a biotechnology company focused on the development of novel biomaterials and bioactive-biomaterial combination products for trauma, wound and spinal indications, announced today that it has received Notice of Allowance for U.S.
Researchers found that stem cells manufactured with the regenerative hormone insulin-like growth factor (IGF-I) become bone cells and also help the cells within broken bones repair the fracture, which speeds up the healing process.
Researchers at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine have shown in an animal study that transplantation of adult stem cells enriched with a bone-regenerating hormone can help mend bone fractures that are not healing properly.
A simple ultrasound can speed up the healing of fractures.
Ultrasound can speed the healing of fractures.
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Many bone fractures donâ€™t heal completely or properly, but this new model shows why fractures arenâ€™t healing properly and how they can be treated to restart the healing process and produce a strong healthy bone.
New models, reinforced by in vivo experimentation, show why 5-10% of bone fractures don't heal properly, and how these cases may be treated to restart the healing process.
Tears in the shoulder's rotator cuff, a common sports injury, are painful and restricting.
Non-Invasive, Low-Complication Treatment Helps Heal Fractures ROSEMONT, Ill., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- When fractured bones fail to heal, a serious complication referred to as "nonunion" can develop. This occurs when the process of bone healing is interrupted or stalled.
- Withering but not falling off, as a blossom that persists on a twig after flowering.