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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.
Cell replacement therapy offers a novel and powerful medical technology

Cell replacement therapy offers a novel and powerful medical technology

Research raises question on shark cartilage use as an anti-cancer treatment

Research raises question on shark cartilage use as an anti-cancer treatment

Benefits of weight loss may depend on alignment of affected leg, study suggests

Benefits of weight loss may depend on alignment of affected leg, study suggests

Topical cream alternative to Vioxx

Topical cream alternative to Vioxx

Cells from skeletal muscle could be an important source of stem cells for repairing damaged muscle or nerve tissue

Cells from skeletal muscle could be an important source of stem cells for repairing damaged muscle or nerve tissue

Cellular vehicle delivers drugs directly into cancer cells

Cellular vehicle delivers drugs directly into cancer cells

Study indicates potential of alendronate and estrogen progression of osteoarthritis

Study indicates potential of alendronate and estrogen progression of osteoarthritis

Patent issued for nanotechnology bone biomaterial

Patent issued for nanotechnology bone biomaterial

Discovery affirms potential of stem cells for the development of possible therapies for spinal cord injury and nervous system disorders

Discovery affirms potential of stem cells for the development of possible therapies for spinal cord injury and nervous system disorders

Atheromatosis, which lies behind heart attacks, stroke, and other cardiovascular problems, has a major impact on public health

Atheromatosis, which lies behind heart attacks, stroke, and other cardiovascular problems, has a major impact on public health

Best approach for repairing breaks in bone separating brain from the nasal cavity is through the nasal cavity

Best approach for repairing breaks in bone separating brain from the nasal cavity is through the nasal cavity

Natural alternatives to osteoarthritis drug

Natural alternatives to osteoarthritis drug

New technique to treat condition called funnel chest, or pectus excavatum

New technique to treat condition called funnel chest, or pectus excavatum

Magnetic resonance imaging helps measure osteoarthritis

Magnetic resonance imaging helps measure osteoarthritis

Patent issued for novel method to chill body tissues and organs without forming ice crystals

Patent issued for novel method to chill body tissues and organs without forming ice crystals

80% of cancer patients use some form of complementary or alternative therapies

80% of cancer patients use some form of complementary or alternative therapies

Osteoarthritis twice as likely if parents suffer the condition

Osteoarthritis twice as likely if parents suffer the condition

New knee-scanning procedures will provide more accurate diagnosis methods for doctors

New knee-scanning procedures will provide more accurate diagnosis methods for doctors

Study to determine how people with rheumatoid arthritis evaluate improvements in disease symptoms

Study to determine how people with rheumatoid arthritis evaluate improvements in disease symptoms

A new marker for osteoarthritis

A new marker for osteoarthritis