Adipocyte Viability Varies Based on Age and Harvesting Site

It has been theorized that fat cells harvested from young patients are more viable than those of older patients, but the reality may be more complex, according to a new study published in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery (August 2014).

Researchers Palmyra J. Geissler, MD, et al, enrolled 24 female subjects in an effort to identify factors that...

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Adipocyte Viability Varies Based on Age and Harvesting Site

It has been theorized that fat cells harvested from young patients are more viable than those of older patients, but the reality may be more complex, according to a new study published in ...

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2014

September 7-10

3rd Annual Congress of the Dermatologic & Aesthetic Surgery International League (DASIL), Sun City, South Africa. Contact: 847.559.0852, www.thedasil.org

September 18-21

Fall Meeting of the American Academy of Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, Hilton Orlando Hotel, Orlando, FL. Contact: 703.299.9291, www.aafprs.org

September 19-20

41st Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, The Hilton Toronto, Toronto, Canada. Contact: 905.831.7750, csaps.ca
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