If you have a torn Anterior Cruciate Ligament (ACL) of your knee, and are scheduled to undergo an ACL reconstruction surgery with a donor graft, you may be eligible for a study on a new treatment.
This research study is an investigation to assess the effects of Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells (MSCs) on graft healing after ACL reconstruction. The full terms of the investigation and study protocol are disclosed in the patient consent form and will be described by the physician and research coordinator upon inquiry. Patients who are eligible for this study may be approached by either the physician or research coordinator prior to the day of surgery.
In order to be eligible for this study, the following criteria must be met: