Cell-based reconstructive therapy in orthopedics

Tissue Eng. 2005 Jul-Aug; 11(7-8) : 1198-211. Review: mesenchymal stem cells: cell-based reconstructive therapy in orthopedics. Caplan AI. Skeletal Research Center, Department of Biology, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA. ddb9@case.edu Abstract Adult stem cells provide replacement and repair descendants for normal turnover or injured tissues. These cells have been isolated and expanded…

Mesenchymal stem cells in orthopedics

Pathol Biol (Paris). 2005 Apr; 53(3) : 142-8. Therapeutic application of mesenchymal stem cells in orthopedics – [Article in French] Potier E, Petite H Laboratoire de recherches orthopédiques, CNRS UMR 7052, Faculté de médecine Lariboisière-Saint-Louis, 10, avenue de Verdun, 75010 Paris, France. estherpot@hotmail.com Abstract Stem cell therapy of skeletal tissues involves the transplantation of stem…

Mesenchymal stem cell-based cartilage tissue engineering

Cytotherapy. 2004; 6(6) : 596-601. Mesenchymal stem cell-based cartilage tissue engineering: cells, scaffold and biology. Song L, Baksh D, Tuan RS: Cartilage Biology and Orthopedics Branch, National Institute of Arthritis, and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, Department of Health and Human Services, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892-8022, USA. Abstract Cartilage repair and regeneration by stem cell-based tissue…

Orthopaedic tissue engineering

Med J Aust. 2004 Mar 1; 180(5 Suppl) : S35-8. Orthopaedic tissue engineering: from laboratory to the clinic. Oakes BW Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Monash University, Wellington Road, Clayton, VIC 3800, Australia. Barry.Oakes@med.monash.edu.au Abstract Tissue engineering involves the use of cells (either adult, mesenchymal or embryonic stem cells) coupled with biological or artificial…

Treatment of osteochondral injuries

Clin Sports Med. 2001 Apr; 20(2) : 403-16, viii. Treatment of osteochondral injuries. Genetic engineering. Martinek V, Fu FH, Lee CW, http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?term=%22Huard%20J%22[Author] Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. Abstract Articular cartilage injuries are commonly encountered problems in sports medicine and orthopaedics. The treatment of chondral and osteochondral lesions, which possess only a…