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Figure 7 | BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders

Figure 7

From: The effect of cartilage and bone density of mushroom-shaped, photooxidized, osteochondral transplants: an experimental study on graft performance in sheep using transplants originating from different species

Figure 7

Repopulation with new chondroid cells was noticed in the deep cartilage zone of the grafts in most of the specimens after 6 months shown by a dark blue periterritorial zone around the chondrocytes indicating new proteoglycan synthesis (5 μm section of an equine (EN) graft, von Kossa/McNeal).

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