Published in Blood Weekly, September 29th, 2005
"Recently, tissue engineering has become available as a regenerative treatment for bone defects. However, the evaluation of its success is limited to histological analysis, and its effects on mechanical hardness remain to be investigated," scientists in Japan report.
"This study investigated mechanical strength in support of histological findings, specifically for tissue-engineered bone with mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) and platelet-rich-plasma (PRP).
"Initially," wrote K. Ito and colleagues at Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine, "teeth were...
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