Musculoskeletal biology and bioengineering: A new in vivo stem cell model for regenerative rheumatology

@article{McGonagle2015MusculoskeletalBA,
  title={Musculoskeletal biology and bioengineering: A new in vivo stem cell model for regenerative rheumatology},
  author={Dennis G McGonagle and Elena A. Jones},
  journal={Nature Reviews Rheumatology},
  year={2015},
  volume={11},
  pages={200-201}
}
With advances in stem cell techniques for the bioengineering and regeneration of musculoskeletal tissues comes added complexity in our understanding of stem cell biology. How will the recent discovery of a novel stem cell subset, termed osteochondroreticular stem cells, contribute to progression in the field? 
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