Source: Science Translational Medicine 2014, 6(266), 266ra171
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Date of publication: 10 December 2014
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: Researchers have devised a way to replace the meniscus, using a personalised 3D-printed scaffold, infused with human growth factors that prompt the body to regenerate the lining on its own. The therapy, has been successfully tested in sheep.
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