Platelet Rich Plasma
Platelet rich plasma (PRP) is a component of your own blood that contains powerful growth factors. Researchers around the world are presently investigating how best to use PRP. Dr. Mishra from the Menlo Clinic and Stanford University Medical Center is one of the leaders in this field. He has studied the use of PRP for tendonopathy and in extensively in cell culture. PRP is one of the new "biologic" tools being developed for physicians to combat a variety of disorders. To learn more about Platelet Rich Plasma, check out APEX PRP. This is new website devoted to PRP research.