Exp Gerontol 2018 04 3;104:43-51. Epub 2018 Feb 3.
Tissue Engineering Centre, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Jalan Yaacob Latif, Bandar Tun Razak, Cheras 56000, K.L, Malaysia; Department of Physiology, Medical Faculty, Universiti Kebangsaan Malaysia Medical Centre, Jalan Yaacob Latif Bandar Tun Razak Muda Abdul Aziz, Campus, 56000 K.L, Malaysia.. Electronic address:
Background: Hyaline articular cartilage, which protects the bones of diarthrodial joints from forces associated with load bearing, frictions, and impacts has very limited capacities for self-repair. Over the years, the trend of treatments has shifted to regenerations and researchers have been on the quest for a lasting regeneration. We evaluated the treatment of osteoarthritis by chondrogenically induced ADSCs and BMSCs for a long time functional recovery. Read More