Cartilage Repair

Stem

The 

  1. Espanha MM, Lammi PE, Hyttinen MM, Lammi MJ, Helminen HJ: Extracellular matrix composition of full-thickness defect repair tissue is little influenced by exercise in rat articular cartilage. Connect Tissue Res 42(2):97-109, 2001

  2. Lammi PE, Lammi MJ, Tammi RH, Helminen HJ, Espanha MM: Strong hyaluronan expression in the full-thickness rat articular cartilage repair tissue. Histochem Cell Biol 115(4):301-308, 2001

  3. Vasara AI, Hyttinen MM, Lammi MJ, Lammi PE, Långsjö TK, Lindahl A, Peterson L, Kellomäki M, Konttinen YT, Helminen HJ, Kiviranta I: Subchondral bone reaction associated with chondral defect and attempted cartilage repair in goats. Calcif Tissue Int 74(1):107-114, 2004

  4. Vasara AI, Hyttinen MM, Pulliainen O, Lammi MJ, Jurvelin JS, Peterson L, Lindahl A, Helminen HJ, Kiviranta I: Immature porcine knee cartilage lesions show good healing with or without autologous chondrocyte transplantation. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 14(10):1066-1074, 2006

  5. Pulliainen O, Vasara AI, Hyttinen MM, Tiitu V, Valonen P, Kellomäki M, Jurvelin JS, Peterson L, Lindahl A, Kiviranta I, Lammi MJ: Poly-L-D-lactic acid scaffold in the repair of porcine knee cartilage lesions. Tissue Eng 13(6):1347-1355, 2007

  6. Långsjö TK, Vasara AI, Hyttinen MM, Lammi MJ,  Kaukinen A, Helminen HJ, Kiviranta I: Quantitative analysis of collagen network structure and fibril dimensions in cartilage repair with autologous chondrocyte transplantation. Cells Tissues and Organs 192(6): 351-360, 2010

  7. Pulkkinen HJ, Tiitu V, Valonen P, Hämäläinen ER, Lammi MJ, Kiviranta I: Recombinant human type II collagen as a material for cartilage tissue engineering. Int J Artif Organs 31(11):960-969, 2008

  8. Pulkkinen HJ, Tiitu V, Valonen P, Jurvelin JS, Lammi MJ, Kiviranta I: Engineering of cartilage in recombinant human type II collagen gel in nude mouse model in vivo. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 18(8):1077-1087, 2010

  9. Pulkkinen HJ, Tiitu V, Valonen P, Jurvelin JS, Rieppo L, Töyräs J, Silvast TS, Lammi MJ, Kiviranta I: Repair of osteochondral defects with recombinant human type II collagen gel and autologous chondrocytes in rabbit. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 21(3): 498-490, 2013