Novel bioengineering technique for personalized bone grafts -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine

Novel bioengineering technique for personalized bone grafts

07/23/2018

Image: graphic of the process with bones and stem cells; Copyright: Christina Ng, New York Stem Cell Foundation

The section of bone to be replaced is partitioned into segments, engineered into a graft using stem cells, and then recombined and fitted to the patient's bone with an orthopedic device.