Can chondral healing be improved following microfracture? The effect of adipocyte tissue derived stem cell therapy

CEYLAN H. H., Bilsel K., Buyukpinarbasili N., CEYLAN H., Erdil M., Tuncay I., ...More

KNEE, vol.23, no.3, pp.442-449, 2016 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 23 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2016
  • Doi Number: 10.1016/j.knee.2015.11.008
  • Journal Name: KNEE
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.442-449
  • Keywords: Adipocyte tissue derived stem cell, Osteochondral defect, Microfracture, Chondral healing, Cartilage repair, ARTICULAR-CARTILAGE, ADIPOSE-TISSUE, REGENERATIVE MEDICINE, BONE-MARROW, REPAIR, DEFECTS, THICKNESS, RABBIT, MODEL, OSTEOARTHRITIS
  • Bezmialem Vakıf University Affiliated: Yes


Background: We aimed to investigate the effect of adipose tissue-derived mesenchymal stem cells (ADSCs) on chondral healing using the microfracture (MF) technique.