plugs are cylinders of cartilage with underlying bone that are autologous or allogeneic.
Correction of infraorbital and malar deficiency using costal osteochondral graft
along with orthognathic surgery in crouzon syndrome.
Development of a novel osteochondral graft
for cartilage repair.
In one study accomplished by Takeshi and coworkers, they concluded that to obtain better results it is necessary that the osteochondral graft
be as large as lesions .
Gole and colleagues reported load-bearing of an osteochondral graft
has positive effects on cell viability, suggesting grafts placed in weightbearing regions will perform better than those in other locations.
Hangody L, Kish G, Karpati Z, Udvarhelyi I, Szerb I, Bely M: Autogenous osteochondral graft
technique for replacing knee cartilage defects in dogs.
The global knee cartilage repair market segmentation is based on procedure types (arthroscopic chondroplasty, autologous chondrocyte implantation, cell-based cartilage resurfacing, implants transplant, microfracture, and osteochondral grafts
O'Driscoll S, Salter R 1986 The repair of major osteochondral defects in joint surfaces by neochondrogenesis with autogenous osteochondral grafts
stimulated by continuous passive motion Clinical Orthopaedics 208 131-140
The companies said the foundation will focus on the processing technologies and the promotion of the beneficial uses of joint restoration allograft tissue, including fresh osteochondral grafts
, tendons, osteotomy wedges and meniscus.
Chondrocyte viability is higher after prolonged storage at 37 degrees C than at 4 degrees C for osteochondral grafts
Commenced shipments of fresh osteochondral grafts
, which is exceeding expectations
The company's growth in tissue recoveries, demand for implants launched in 2007 and anticipated new implant offerings in 2008, such as fresh osteochondral grafts
and new soft tissue offerings, will continue to drive significant growth in this area.