Future uses of mesenchymal stem cells in spine surgery.

@article{Helm2005FutureUO,
  title={Future uses of mesenchymal stem cells in spine surgery.},
  author={Gregory A. Helm and Zulma Gazit},
  journal={Neurosurgical focus},
  year={2005},
  volume={19 6},
  pages={E13}
}
Stem cells are currently being studied for use in numerous clinical applications, ranging from neurodegenerative diseases to cardiac insufficiency. The use of mesenchymal stem cells (MSCs) in spine surgery is also compelling, especially with the increasing age of the general population. In this review the authors discuss the use of MSCs for intervertebral… CONTINUE READING