The present invention relates to novel methods and compositions related to the administration of connective tissue growth factor, alone or in combination with other growth factors, compositions or compounds, to induce the differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells into chondrocytes or asteablasts.
Grotendorst, Gary R., "Methods and uses of connective tissue growth factor for differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells" (2002). USF Patents. 785.
University of South Florida University of Miami