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Table 1 Total grafted area, new bone area, remaining material at 2 and 4 weeks

From: Regeneration of rabbit calvarial defects using cells-implanted nano-hydroxyapatite coated silk scaffolds

  Parameters (mm 2 ) Control SS DPSS PDLSS
2 Weeks Total grafted area 6.2 ± 1.7 *11.66 ± 2.1 *12.46 ± 1.63 *10.68 ± 0.91
  New bone area 1.13 ± 0.88 0.4 ± 0.13 0.84 ± 0.93 0.7 ± 0.5
  Remaining material NA 3.9 ± 1.5 6.15 ± 2.5 5.77 ± 2.7
4 Weeks Total grafted area 7.63 ± 1.38 *15.47 ± 4.37 *13.28 ± 1.23 *13.35 ± 1.17
  New bone area 1.37 ± 0.29 1.36 ± 0.47 0.67 ± 0.39 0.54 ± 1.23
  Remaining material NA 4.61 ± 0.62 5.83 ± 1.27 5.29 ± 1.15
  1. *Significantly different from the control (P < 0.05).
  2. SS – silk scaffold.
  3. DPSS – dental pulp cells with silk scaffold.
  4. PDLSS – periodontal ligament cells with silk scaffold.