Researchers Use Hydrogel to Repair Cartilage, Science Translational Medicine Reveals

Published: Jan 11, 2013

Researchers in the US have created a type of hydrogel that has proven to be effective in treating patients with damaged cartilage. The gel, the team writes, in their paper published in the journal Science Translational Medicine, thickens when exposed to light, providing a lattice platform for the development of new cell growth.

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