Feb 9

January 2017: TOBI Faculty Publications in Regenerative Medicine

TOBI Faculty Publications: January 2017 January 2017, Stem Cells and Development Autologous and Allogeneic Equine Mesenchymal Stem Cells Exhibit Equivalent Immunomodulatory Properties In Vitro. TOBI Faculty C. Wayne McIlwraith, MD, published this study evaluating different methods of modulating inflammatory processes related to acute or chronic musculoskeletal injuries in the horse. They conducted studies to assess the immunological properties of equine allogeneic BMDMSCs compared with those of autologous BMDMSCs. For assessment of inherent immunogenicity, the relative ability of allogeneic and autologous...

Sep 12

TOBI Faculty & Alumni Publications: July – September 2016

July 2016, Orthopedic Journal of Sports Medicine The Use of Platelet-Rich and Platelet-Poor Plasma to Enhance Differentiation of Skeletal Myoblasts Implications for the Use of Autologous Blood Products for Muscle Regeneration TOBI Faculty Jason Dragoo of Stanford University Medical Center presented this research for the first time at TOBI 2016 before publishing it in the Orthopedic Journal of Sports Medicine. The purpose of this study was to compare the effects of non-neutrophil containing PRP (LP-PRP), modified LP-PRP (Mod LP-PRP) where TGF-β1...

Feb 21

Effectiveness of Platelet-rich Plasma Injection for Rotator Cuff Tendinopathy: A Prospective Open-label Study

New study shows a single ultrasound-guided, intra-lesional injection of PRP resulted in safe, significant, sustained improvement of pain, function, and MRI outcomes in participants with refractory RCT. Randomized multidisciplinary effectiveness trials that add ultrasound and validated clinical outcome measures are needed to further assess PRP for RCT. View Abstract: http://www.gahmj.com/doi/abs/10.7453/gahmj.2012.054 For more of the latest research, attend The Orthobiologic Institute's 4th Annual PRP & Regenerative Medicine Symposium with Cadaver Lab, June 7-8, 2013 in Los Angeles. Twenty (20) world-class lectures,...