Gene Therapy to Enhance Bone and Cartilage Repair in Orthopaedic Surgery.

Musculoskeletal conditions are a major public health problem. Approximately 66 million individuals seek medical attention for a musculoskeletal injury in the United States, with current medical costs being estimated at $873 billion annually. Despite advances in pharmaceuticals, implant materials and surgical techniques, there remains an unmet clinical need… CONTINUE READING