Researchers from BCRS have successfully prefabricated a bone graft surrogate with vascular pedicle by using devitalized hypertrophic cartilage
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Prefabrication of a large pedicled bone graft by engineering the germ for de novo vascularization and osteoinduction.
Epple C, Haumer A, Ismail T, Lunger A, Scherberich A, Schaefer DJ, Martin I.
Biomaterials. 2018 Nov 9;192:118-127.