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Cell Therapy

Work performed in our group is directed towards the use stem and progenitor cells for tissue engineering of cartilage, bone and cardiovascular tissues.

In the process we aim to unravel molecular mechanisms for cell differentiation and de-differentiation, and to understand the interactions between cells, extracellular matrix and biomaterials.

In addition, we are interested in the possible role for microRNAs as biomarkers and in the treatment of osteoarthritis.

Projects

  • Tissue engineering of hyaline cartilage
  • Molecular mechanisms for chondrogenic differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells
  • Disease mechanisms and treatment strategies for osteoarthritis
  • Tissue engineering of bone
  • Tissue engineering of cardiovascular tissues
  • Molecular mechanisms for neovascularization
Published May 10, 2011 10:33 AM - Last modified Sep. 28, 2017 11:31 AM

Contact

Group leader

Participants

  • Jan E. Brinchmann
  • Tommy Aleksander Karlsen
  • Nadine Frerker
  • David Kunke
  • Mia Hauge Rambøl
  • Rua Nader Al-Modawi
  • Tommy Frøseth Aae
  • Krisztina Szöke
Detailed list of participants