- The relationships among spatiotemporal collagen gene expression, histology, and biomechanics following full-length injury in the murine patellar tendonNathaniel A Dyment
University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
J Orthop Res 30:28-36. 2012..Future studies will further characterize the cells within the healing midsubstance and insertion using tenogenic markers and compare these results to those of tendon cells during normal development...
- The use of mesenchymal stem cells in collagen-based scaffolds for tissue-engineered repair of tendonsDavid L Butler
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Colleges of Engineering and Medicine, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
Nat Protoc 5:849-63. 2010..The in vivo portion, from TEC implantation to limb harvest, takes 84 d. One complete loop around the tissue engineering road map, as presented here, takes 138 d to complete...