Published in Blood Weekly, October 27th, 2005
"We describe a 21-year-old man with a large osteochondral defect of the knee after septic arthritis, successfully treated by transplant of mesenchymal stein cells (MSC) front bone marrow and a new type of interconnected porous hydroxyapatite ceramic (IP-CHA).
"We confirmed successful cartilage-like tissue regeneration by a second arthroscopy," wrote investigators in Japan.
"Biopsy of the repaired tissue revealed cartilage-like regeneration and bone formation. We were able to regenerate new bone and cartilage-like tissue...
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