The Use of Autologous Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells in the Treatment of Articular Cartilage Defects
This study is currently recruiting participants.
Verified April 2009 by Cairo University
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First received: April 30, 2009
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Last verified: April 2009
History: No changes posted
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|Study Status:||This study is currently recruiting participants.|
|Estimated Study Completion Date:||December 2014|
|Estimated Primary Completion Date:||December 2014 (Final data collection date for primary outcome measure)|
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