TITLE

Gintuit cell therapy approval signals shift at US regulator

AUTHOR(S)
Schmidt, Charles
PUB. DATE
June 2012
SOURCE
Nature Biotechnology;Jun2012, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p479
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents information on the approval of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for dubbed Gintuit, which is a form of regenerative cell therapy used in the case of gum recession. Dentists used to patch the receding gums using surgically sliced tissues which were a painful process called free gingival grafting. Gintuit has been developed by organogenesis based in Canton, Massachusetts. A focus is on the methods of preparing products like Apligraf and Gintuit.
ACCESSION #
76402984

 

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