Biomechanical Analysis of the Effect of Mesenchymal Stem Cells on Mandibular Distraction Osteogenesis


Aykan A., Ozturk S., Sahin I., GÜRSES S., Ural A. U. , Oren N. C. , ...More

JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY, vol.24, no.2, 2013 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 24 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2013
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/scs.0b013e31827c8706
  • Journal Name: JOURNAL OF CRANIOFACIAL SURGERY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Keywords: Biomechanical analysis, mesenchymal stem cells, distraction osteogenesis, sheep mandible, consolidation period, OSTEOBLAST-LIKE CELLS, DOG-MODEL, BONE, RABBITS, CALLUS, TRANSPLANTATION, CONSOLIDATION, HORMONE, TISSUE
  • Middle East Technical University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

Background: The purpose of this study was to investigate the effects of bone marrow-derived stem cells on consolidation period by using a new biomechanical testing method on sheep mandible model.