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Cartilage is a stiff yet flexible connective tissue found in many areas in the bodies of humans and other animals, including the joints between bones, the rib cage, the ear, the nose, the elbow, the knee, the ankle, the bronchial tubes and the intervertebral discs.
New gel-based cartilage substitute is stronger and more durable than the real thing

New gel-based cartilage substitute is stronger and more durable than the real thing

NHS Golden Jubilee orthopedic surgeons perform the first meniscal transplant in Scotland

NHS Golden Jubilee orthopedic surgeons perform the first meniscal transplant in Scotland

Eating fish and seafood reduces risk of rheumatoid arthritis

Eating fish and seafood reduces risk of rheumatoid arthritis

Researchers use a tumor organoid system to examine bacterial effects on immunotherapy

Researchers use a tumor organoid system to examine bacterial effects on immunotherapy

Cornell researchers engineer a biohybrid composite material that mimics natural tissue

Cornell researchers engineer a biohybrid composite material that mimics natural tissue

Study focuses on how telomerase activity affects the regenerative potential of stem cells in human urine

Study focuses on how telomerase activity affects the regenerative potential of stem cells in human urine

"Scarless" tracheal shave can provide optimal care for people receiving gender-affirming surgery

"Scarless" tracheal shave can provide optimal care for people receiving gender-affirming surgery

Unique 3D printed system for wide-scale production of stem cells

Unique 3D printed system for wide-scale production of stem cells

Biodegradable piezoelectric film could help regenerate the native cartilage after knee damage

Biodegradable piezoelectric film could help regenerate the native cartilage after knee damage

UCSF surgeons demonstrate the feasibility and efficacy of novel scarless Adam's apple surgery

UCSF surgeons demonstrate the feasibility and efficacy of novel scarless Adam's apple surgery

Injectable hydrogels for single-dose COVID-19 vaccination

Injectable hydrogels for single-dose COVID-19 vaccination

3D models could lead to deeper understanding of fracture nonunions and progress in healing

3D models could lead to deeper understanding of fracture nonunions and progress in healing

Study reveals new approach for engineering stable articular cartilage

Study reveals new approach for engineering stable articular cartilage

Lipofilling produces lasting improvements for patients with painful finger osteoarthritis

Lipofilling produces lasting improvements for patients with painful finger osteoarthritis

A cigarette smoke compound affects cartilage homeostasis

A cigarette smoke compound affects cartilage homeostasis

Injectable hybrid inorganic nanoscaffold-templated stem cell assembly for cartilage repair

Injectable hybrid inorganic nanoscaffold-templated stem cell assembly for cartilage repair

Urgent action needed to stem the rising trend of obesity in Africa

Urgent action needed to stem the rising trend of obesity in Africa

Penn State professor receives $2.8 million NIH grant to investigate lower jaw development

Penn State professor receives $2.8 million NIH grant to investigate lower jaw development

A special surgical microscope to illuminate blood, bacterial biofilms, cartilage, and soft tissue

A special surgical microscope to illuminate blood, bacterial biofilms, cartilage, and soft tissue

Sleep bruxism can be a risk factor for temporomandibular joint disorders

Sleep bruxism can be a risk factor for temporomandibular joint disorders