As you sit and read this at your desk, fluid is slowly leaking out of the porous cartilage
in your knee into a membrane-walled cavity between your upper and lower leg bones.
is a connective tissue that lines the ends of bones in joints.
Full-thickness discs of porcine articular cartilage
were decellularized for 48 hours at 37[degrees]C with gentle agitation.
However, degeneration of the cartilage
articulated against these metallic materials has been histologically demonstrated in in vivo canine hemiarthroplasty models [16-18].
Osteoarthritis occurs when changes in the body's cartilage
means joints can no longer work properly.
This collection of 20 articles gives readers a good idea of what is likely to come in cartilage
repair and regeneration as well as the state of current methods.
On Tuesday, she underwent the bone and cartilage
transplant in her left knee, an operation that is relatively rare due to the shortage of available donor cartilage
, hospital officials said.
1), the cells were injected into rabbit achilles tendon and knee joints with artificially-made cartilage
What if we could repair these articular cartilage
lesions at an early stage, before they began the progression to degenerative arthritis?
Speak to your orthopedic surgeon and find out the quality of the articular hyaline cartilage
on your femoral, tibial and patellar sides.
The following paragraphs describe our most recent results from USAXS imaging and USAXS analysis on human ankle cartilage
and man-made tissue scaffolds.
are excited about a new technique for repairing cartilage
that could have significant advantages over the procedure now commonly used.
Researchers from Duke University Medical Center report taking what they believe is the first important step toward creating functional cartilage
from a virtually limitless source -- human fat.
The purpose of this study is to test the effectiveness of glucosamine sulfate, chondroitin sulfate, and glucosamine/chondroitin sulfate combo on joint cartilage
of A/J mice.
author of the worldwide bestseller Sharks Don't Get Cancer and its sequel, Sharks Still Don't Get Cancer, is involved in a two-year study at William Beaumont Hospital in Michigan using shark cartilage
to treat patients with advanced prostate cancer.