Apr 19

Orthobiologics in the NFL: TOBI Interviews Gosder Cherilus

With the 2017 NFL draft around the corner, TOBI had the opportunity to discuss orthobiologics and regenerative medicine with recently retired Tampa Bay Buccaneers Gosder Cherilus. Gosder played in the NFL for 9 seasons with over 116 starts with the Detroit Lions, Indianapolis Colts, and Tampa Bay Buccaneers. While playing in the NFL, Gosder sustained a number of injuries to his fingers, shoulders, knees, and hip. A study was recently published about NFL athletes like Gosder experiencing multiple orthopedic and...

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...