Fibrin glue is a sticky substance derived from blood and which is used to bond tissues together during certain knee operations.


A discussion of newer concepts in fat-derived stem cell work.

This is the editor's 'interpretation' of a 2011 publication in the medical journals that gives an overview of cartilage injury, a brief description of current treatment options and outcomes, and a discussion of principles and techniques of MACI.



A review of fibrin and fibrin composites for bone tissue engineering. Noori A, Ashrafi SJ, Vaez-Ghaemi R, Hatamian-Zaremi A and Webster TJ. Int J Nanomedicine. 2017; 12: 4937–4961.

Fibrin Sealant: The Only Approved Hemostat, Sealant, and Adhesive—a Laboratory and Clinical Perspective. Spotnitz WD. ISRN Surg. 2014; 2014: 203943..

Fibrin sealant: past, present, and future: a brief review. Spotnitz WD. World J Surg. 2010 Apr;34(4):632-4. doi: 10.1007/s00268-009-0252-7..

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