Last Updated: Thursday, May 01, 2014, 12:47
Researchers have successfully grown fully functional human cartilage in vitro from human stem cells derived from bone marrow tissue.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 13, 2014, 11:15
There is hope for those who have lost their nose to cancer or in an accident.
Scientists have reported the first-ever successful nose reconstruction surgery using cartilage grown in the laboratory.
Last Updated: Saturday, April 12, 2014, 21:34
British scientists are developing a new laser scanner which could revolutionise arthritis treatment. This device can detect arthritis even before the symptoms start.
Last Updated: Friday, April 11, 2014, 19:05
In a breakthrough, Swiss scientists claim to have carried out the first-ever pioneering surgery to repair cancer-ravaged noses using tissue grown from the patient`s own cartilage cells.
Last Updated: Monday, December 16, 2013, 14:52
Researchers have found a way to create artificial replacement tissue that mimics both the strength and suppleness of native cartilage.
Last Updated: Saturday, October 12, 2013, 18:20
Researchers have created a material that can be used for the controlled release of a substance when it`s subjected to cyclic mechanical loading.
Last Updated: Thursday, April 18, 2013, 15:23
In the earliest stages of arthritis, high-impact exercises such as running or jumping may worsen cartilage damage, according to MIT engineers.
Last Updated: Monday, November 26, 2012, 15:30
Both high and low levels of physical activities can speed up damage to the knee cartilage among the middle-aged, says a new study.