Addition of growth factors to unique system helps new bone formation

Addition of growth factors to unique system helps new bone formation

thomas.johnson
Thu, 08/29/2019 – 11:18

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.

Source: National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Biomedical Engineering- News

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