A comparative histologic analysis of tissue-engineered bone using platelet-rich plasma and platelet-enriched fibrin glue.

  • S Zhu, B. Choi, +5 authors Jingxu Li
  • Published 2006 in
    Oral surgery, oral medicine, oral pathology, oral…
OBJECTIVE The aim of this study was to compare the effects of platelet-rich plasma (PRP) and platelet-enriched fibrin glue on bone formation in bone tissue engineering. STUDY DESIGN PRP was mixed with bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells and bone morphogenetic protein-2 (BMP-2), and the composites were injected into the subcutaneous space on the dorsum of… CONTINUE READING