Affiliation: Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research
- Fluorescently labeled mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) maintain multilineage potential and can be detected following implantation into articular cartilage defectsJoseph Quintavalla
Department of Arthritis Biology, Novartis Institute for Biomedical Research, Summit, NJ 07901 1398, USA
Biomaterials 23:109-19. 2002..Testing of new biomaterials in short-term in vivo models would provide faster optimization for cell retention needed for successful, long-term cartilage regeneration...
- Chondrocyte cluster formation in agarose cultures as a functional assay to identify genes expressed in osteoarthritisJoseph Quintavalla
Department of Bone, Muscle and Gastrointestinal, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, East Hanover, New Jersey, USA
J Cell Physiol 204:560-6. 2005..Further studies are needed to elucidate how these genes are linked to the disease state...