Musculoskeletal tissue banking in Western Australia: review of the first ten years.

@article{Winter2005MusculoskeletalTB,
  title={Musculoskeletal tissue banking in Western Australia: review of the first ten years.},
  author={Joyleen M Winter and Anne I Cowie and David J. Wood and Ming H. Zheng},
  journal={ANZ journal of surgery},
  year={2005},
  volume={75 8},
  pages={665-71}
}
BACKGROUND Musculoskeletal tissue allotransplantation has been used as a standard approach for reconstructive surgery. The present study has reviewed the banking of musculoskeletal tissue at the Perth Bone and Tissue Bank (PBTB) and provided evidence of quality assurance on musculoskeletal tissue allotransplantation. METHODS All donor tissues were processed in accordance with the Therapeutic Goods Administration's relevant codes of good manufacturing practices. Microbiological monitoring at… CONTINUE READING