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Table 4 Tissue composition by the new bone, β-TCP, and connective tissue of implants (n = 6, mean ± SD)

From: Autologous platelet-rich plasma induces bone formation of tissue-engineered bone with bone marrow mesenchymal stem cells on beta-tricalcium phosphate ceramics

Group Time New bone (%) β-TCP (%) Connective tissue (%)
Non-PRP group 4 weeks 16.333 ± 2.16 41 ± 3.578 41.333 ± 3.011
PRP group 4 weeks 29.667 ± 1.366* 36 ± 3.847* 36 ± 4.243*
Non-PRP group 8 weeks 29.333 ± 1.75 36.5 ± 1.871 33.833 ± 2.858
PRP group 8 weeks 39.5 ± 1.871* 29.5 ± 1.049* 29.333 ± 2.582*
  1. *p < 0.05 compared with the non-PRP group