The viability and proliferation of human chondrocytes following cryopreservation.

@article{Xia2008TheVA,
  title={The viability and proliferation of human chondrocytes following cryopreservation.},
  author={Zhidao Xia and David L. Murray and Philippa A Hulley and James T. Triffitt and A. J. Price},
  journal={The Journal of bone and joint surgery. British volume},
  year={2008},
  volume={90 9},
  pages={1245-8}
}
Human articular cartilage samples were retrieved from the resected material of patients undergoing total knee replacement. Samples underwent automated controlled freezing at various stages of preparation: as intact articular cartilage discs, as minced articular cartilage, and as chondrocytes immediately after enzymatic isolation from fresh articular… CONTINUE READING