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Glossary helps newbies understand the jargon which always crops up when specialists talk about a topic.

allogeneic

from another member of the same species

arthrosis

degenerative joint disease

autologous

from the patient himself or herself

Beckenkamm

äußerer Rand der Darmbeinschaufeln (die beiden großen, platten Knochen) des Beckens

chondrocyte

cartilage cell

differentiation

the development of tissue-specific cellular characteristics as stem cells and precursor cells mature

endothelium

a single layer of cells that lines the blood vessels

epithelium

a layer of cells one or more cells thick which covers internal or external body surfaces

expression

the production of proteins corresponding to a gene's DNA sequence

Ulzerationen

Geschwürbildungen, von lat. ulcus = Geschwür