Repair response of the inner and outer regions of the porcine meniscus in vitro.

In Vitro, Journal Academic Article, Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural, Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

The menisci are essential intra-articular structures that contribute to knee function, and meniscal injury or loss is associated with joint degeneration. Tears of the outer vascularized zone have a greater potential for repair than do tears in the inner avascular region. Objective and

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Hennerbichler, A; Moutos, FT; Hennerbichler, D; Weinberg, JB; Guilak, F

Published Date

  • May 2007

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 35 / 5

Start / End Page

  • 754 - 762

PubMed ID

  • 17261570

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0363-5465

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1177/0363546506296416

Language

  • eng

Citation Source

  • PubMed