Addition of growth factors to unique system helps new bone formation

Grantee News
August 29, 2019

The development of new bone can be a multistep process: first, stem cells differentiate into cartilage cells. Next, the cartilage cells become bone cells. But that's not all: the cells must experience some mechanical stresses during the transformation in order to transform efficiently from stem cells to bone cells. Read more at UIC Today.

Health Tags
Cartilage Repair
Research Tags
Biomaterials