Tissue Engineering: Challenges and Selected Application
Tissue engineering has become a promising strategy for repairing damaged organs and tissues. Favorable government regulatory framework, continuous technology advancements and increasing research funding drive the market for alternative regenerative medicine therapies. Current mini-review coverskey components needed for tissue engineering -cells, scaffold and growth factors as well as method for tissue engineering graft manufacturing. Selected applications – for bone, skin and peripheral nerve regeneration are highlight in the paper.