Khan, WS; Tew, SR; Adesida, AB; Hardingham, TE; (2008) Human infrapatellar fat pad-derived stem cells express the pericyte marker 3G5 and show enhanced chondrogenesis after expansion in fibroblast growth factor-2. Arthritis Res Ther , 10 (4) R74 - ?. 10.1186/ar2448.
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Infrapatellar fat pad (IPFP) is a possible source of stem cells for the repair of articular cartilage defects. In this study, adherent proliferative cells were isolated from digests of IPFP tissue. The effects of the expansion of these cells in fibroblast growth factor-2 (FGF-2) were tested on their proliferation, characterisation, and chondrogenic potential.
|Title:||Human infrapatellar fat pad-derived stem cells express the pericyte marker 3G5 and show enhanced chondrogenesis after expansion in fibroblast growth factor-2.|
|Additional information:||PMCID: PMC2575620|
|Keywords:||Adipose Tissue, Antibodies, Monoclonal, Cell Differentiation, Cell Proliferation, Cells, Cultured, Chondrogenesis, Fibroblast Growth Factor 2, Growth Substances, Humans, Mesenchymal Stromal Cells, Patella, Pericytes, Rheumatic Diseases, Tissue Therapy|
|UCL classification:||UCL > School of Life and Medical Sciences > Faculty of Medical Sciences > Surgery and Interventional Science (Division of)|
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