The adjunctive effect of a binding peptide on bone morphogenetic protein enhanced bone healing in a rodent model of spinal fusion


ALANAY A. , Chen C., Lee S., Murray S. S. , Brochmann E. J. , Miyazaki M., ...More

SPINE, vol.33, no.16, pp.1709-1713, 2008 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 33 Issue: 16
  • Publication Date: 2008
  • Doi Number: 10.1097/brs.0b013e31817e9dfd
  • Title of Journal : SPINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.1709-1713

Abstract

Study Design. A prospective 8-week interventional trial employing a rat model of spinal fusion to test the effect on bone morphogenetic protein binding peptide (BBP) on rhBMP-2 induced bone healing.