There is still no cure for osteoarthritis. However, one innovative nanotechnological approach may help send therapeutic agents deeper into the affected cartilage and remain active for longer.
Predominantly a condition associated with older adults, osteoarthritis is a debilitating condition.
Affecting the cartilage in the joints of the body, osteoarthritis impacts an estimated 26 million people in the United States.
Sometimes, the condition begins with an injury or disease-related damage to the joint.