September 16, 2020
Because of bone's natural self-healing abilities, it has provided regenerative medicine with some of its earliest successes. However, as with many tissues, the defects that can be treated are currently limited in size.
February 15, 2018
Today, we would like to highlight a recent study in which researchers show a way to selectively accelerate bone regeneration. They have achieved this by delivering Jagged-1 to injuries instead of the bone morphogenetic proteins (BMPs) that have been traditionally used. What is jagged-1? Jagged-1 is an osteoinductive protein that activates the Notch signaling pathway,...