Tissue-engineered intervertebral discs: MRI results and histology in the rodent spine - Presented at the 2013 Spine section meeting laboratory investigation Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Chondrocytes
  • Intervertebral Disc
  • Intervertebral Disc Degeneration
  • Tissue Engineering

abstract

  • The TE-IVDs remained viable over 8 months in vivo and maintained a structure similar to that of native discs. Tissue-engineered intervertebral discs should be explored further as an option for the potential treatment of degenerative disc disease.

publication date

  • January 2014

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.3171/2013.12.SPINE13112

PubMed ID

  • 24527831

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 443

end page

  • 51

volume

  • 20

number

  • 4