Fracture Repair Aided by Gelatin 'Microspheres' in Pilot Study

Japanese researchers have discovered that injecting specially designed "microspheres" containing basic fibroblast growth factor (bFGF) directly into the fetlock joints of horses with defects in their distal cannon bones results in enhanced bone regeneration and healing. The microspheres served as biodegradable drug carriers, designed to continuously release bFGF, which is known to enhance bon

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