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January 14, 2013

Tissue Engineers Report Knee Cartilage Repair Success With New Biomaterial

In a small study, researchers reported increased healthy tissue growth after surgical repair of damaged cartilage if they put a "hydrogel" scaffolding into the wound to support and nourish the healing process. Read the full article at ScienceDaily.com

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Injury,
MRI,
Tissue Engineering/Regenerative Medicine