Dr. Scott Rodeo, Hospital for Special Surgery (image) Hospital for Special Surgery Share Print E-Mail Caption "The small pieces of juvenile cartilage are less than a millimeter in size, and what happens is the cells can migrate out of these small pieces of cartilage," said Dr. Scott Rodeo, cochief of the sports medicine and shoulder service at Hospital for Special Surgery. "We are trying to take advantage of the high proliferative capacity of the tissue." Credit Hospital for Special Surgery Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.