Feb 22

New Biologics Guidelines for Low Back Pain

[section_tc][column_tc span='12'][text_tc trigger_pt='0' duration='1000' delay='0']The use of regenerative medicine has been expanding as its power to help heal patients has become increasingly apparent. However, the decision about what and who to treat with these therapeutic compounds can be tricky, especially given the variable and occasionally scarce data about certain applications. TOBI Alumni Faculty, Annu Navani has spearheaded a massive effort in collaboration with the American Society of Interventional Pain Physicians (ASIPP) to bring clarity to the use of biologic therapies...

Feb 9

January 2017: TOBI Faculty Publications in Regenerative Medicine

TOBI Faculty Publications: January 2017 January 2017, Stem Cells and Development Autologous and Allogeneic Equine Mesenchymal Stem Cells Exhibit Equivalent Immunomodulatory Properties In Vitro. TOBI Faculty C. Wayne McIlwraith, MD, published this study evaluating different methods of modulating inflammatory processes related to acute or chronic musculoskeletal injuries in the horse. They conducted studies to assess the immunological properties of equine allogeneic BMDMSCs compared with those of autologous BMDMSCs. For assessment of inherent immunogenicity, the relative ability of allogeneic and autologous...