Better Regenerative Medicine By Research

prof anan shetty

About Us

Established by Prof A.A Shetty (U.K) and Prof S.J Kim (South Korea) in 2008, the Shetty-Kim Research Foundation aims to promote research and education in regenerative medicine and tissue engineering. 

kim seok jung

our mission

Educate and disseminate knowledge amongst basic scientists and clinicians involved in regenerative medicine.

Foster long term relationships through international fellowship programmes for surgeons and scientists interested in pursuing a career in regenerative medicine.


A Novel Model of Osteonecrosis in the Knee Joint, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, 

Vol. 7, No. 1, pp 37-41 (2010)

Autologous Collagen-Induced Chondrogenesis Using Fibrin andAtelocollagen Mixture, Cells Tissues Organs 

2013;198:278–288 DOI: 10.1159/000356488

Autologous Collagen-induced Chondrogenesis: Single-stage Arthroscopic Cartilage Repair Technique, 


Research article Gel-type autologous chondrocyte (ChondronTM) implantation for treatment of articular cartilage defects of the knee, al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 

2010, 11:103


Enhancement of Healing of Long Tubular Bone Defects in Rabbits Using a Mixture of Atelocollagen Gel and Bone Marrow Aspirate Concentrate, Cells Tissues Organs 

DOI: 10.1159/000455829


Intra-articular Injections of Platelet-rich Plasma in Patients with Knee Pain of Articular Cartilage Origin, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, 

Vol. 10, No. 6, pp 329-335 (2013)

Novel Repair Technique for Articular Cartilage Defect using a Fibrin and Hyaluronic acid Mixture, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, 

Vol. 10, No. 1, pp 1-9 (2013)

Review article: Autologous bone-marrow mesenchymal cell induced chondrogenesis

(MCIC), Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma

A multi-center, randomized, clinical study to compare the effect and safety of autologous cultured osteoblast(OssronTM) injection to treat fractures, BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders

Review article: Autologous collagen induced chondrogenesis (ACIC: Shetty–Kim technique) – A matrix based acellular single stage arthroscopic cartilage repair technique. Journal of Clinical Orthopaedics and Trauma

Comparison Between Total Knee Arthroplasty and MCIC (autologous bone marrow mesenchymal-cell-induced-chondrogenesis) for the Treatment of Osteoarthritis of the Knee, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, 

Vol. 11, No. 5, pp 405-413 (2014)

DOI 10.1007/s13770-014-0041-8

A cost-effective cell- and matrix-based minimally invasive single-stage chondroregenerative

technique developed with validated vertical translation methodology. KNEE SURGERY

Ann R Coll Surg Engl 

2018; 100: 240–246, DOI 10.1308/rcsann.2017.0223

Repair tissue quality after arthroscopic autologous collagen-induced chondrogenesis (ACIC) assessed via T2* mapping. Skeletal Radiol. 

2013 Dec;42(12):1657-64. doi: 10.1007/s00256-013-1708-2

Autologous Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Cell Induced Chondrogenesis for the Treatment of Osteoarthritis of Knee. Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

April 2016, Volume 13, Issue 2, pp 200–209

The Effect of Platelet Rich Plasma Combined with Microfracture for the Treatment of Chondral Defect in a Rabbit Knee, Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine, 

Vol. 11, No. 1, pp 1-8 (2014)

Unicompartmental Knee Arthroplasty: A Perspective from Computer Assisted Navigation, International Journal of Clinical Medicine, 2013, 4, 20-22 DOI:10.4236/ijcm.2013.46A004 


International Fellowships In collaboration with the British Indian Orthopaedic Association.

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