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    • Injectable laminin-functionalized hydrogel for nucleus pulposus regeneration. 

      Francisco, Aubrey T; Mancino, Robert J; Bowles, Robby D; Brunger, Jonathan M; Tainter, David M; Chen, Yi-Te; Richardson, William J; ... (9 authors) (Biomaterials, 2013-10)
      Cell delivery to the pathological intervertebral disc (IVD) has significant therapeutic potential for enhancing IVD regeneration. The development of injectable biomaterials that retain delivered cells, promote cell survival, ...
    • Photocrosslinkable laminin-functionalized polyethylene glycol hydrogel for intervertebral disc regeneration 

      Francisco, Aubrey T; Hwang, Priscilla Y; Jeong, Claire G; Jing, Liufang; Chen, Jun; Setton, Lori A (Acta Biomaterialia, 2014-03-01)
      Intervertebral disc (IVD) disorders and age-related degeneration are believed to contribute to lower back pain. There is significant interest in cell-based strategies for regenerating the nucleus pulposus (NP) region of ...