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U. Ripamonti

Bone Research Laboratory

Medical Research Council/University of the Witwatersrand


South Africa


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  • Bone Research Laboratory, Medical Research Council/University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa. 1997 - 2001


  1. Induction of bone formation by recombinant human osteogenic protein-1 and sintered porous hydroxyapatite in adult primates. Ripamonti, U., Crooks, J., Rueger, D.C. Plast. Reconstr. Surg. (2001) [Pubmed]
  2. Bone induction by BMPs/OPs and related family members in primates. Ripamonti, U., Ramoshebi, L.N., Matsaba, T., Tasker, J., Crooks, J., Teare, J. J. Bone. Joint. Surg. Am (2001) [Pubmed]
  3. Periodontal tissue regeneration by combined applications of recombinant human osteogenic protein-1 and bone morphogenetic protein-2. A pilot study in Chacma baboons (Papio ursinus). Ripamonti, U., Crooks, J., Petit, J.C., Rueger, D.C. Eur. J. Oral Sci. (2001) [Pubmed]
  4. Induction of endochondral bone formation by recombinant human transforming growth factor-beta2 in the baboon (Papio ursinus). Ripamonti, U., Crooks, J., Matsaba, T., Tasker, J. Growth. Factors (2000) [Pubmed]
  5. Advances in biotechnology for tissue engineering of bone. Ripamonti, U., Tasker, J.R. Curr. Pharm. Biotechnol (2000) [Pubmed]
  6. A supernumerary tooth in a 1.7 million-year-old Australopithecus robustus from Swartkrans, South Africa. Ripamonti, U., Petit, J.C., Thackeray, J.F. Eur. J. Oral Sci. (1999) [Pubmed]
  7. Transforming growth factor-beta 1: induction of bone morphogenetic protein genes expression during endochondral bone formation in the baboon, and synergistic interaction with osteogenic protein-1 (BMP-7). Duneas, N., Crooks, J., Ripamonti, U. Growth. Factors (1998) [Pubmed]
  8. Recombinant transforming growth factor-beta1 induces endochondral bone in the baboon and synergizes with recombinant osteogenic protein-1 (bone morphogenetic protein-7) to initiate rapid bone formation. Ripamonti, U., Duneas, N., Van Den Heever, B., Bosch, C., Crooks, J. J. Bone Miner. Res. (1997) [Pubmed]
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