Investigation of Micropunching Holes in Articular Cartilage for Applications in Tissue Engineering.

Vandenberg, Theodore.
2017-04-20T14:00:25.774Z

Abstract: Articular cartilage degeneration is a central pathological feature of osteoarthritis. Cartilage in the adult does not regenerate in vivo and, as a result, cartilage damage in osteoarthritis is irreversible. With our ever-aging population, osteoarthritis has become a leading cause of disability and unfortunately, no optimal treatments for osteoarthritis are currently available. To address... read more

Subjects
Tufts University. Department of Mechanical Engineering.
Permanent URL
http://hdl.handle.net/10427/012083
ID: tufts:21558
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