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The role of type I collagen in the regulation of the osteoblast phenotype
Evidence from a variety of sources indicates that the extracellular matrix forms an important part of a feedback loop governing the migration, proliferation, and differentiation of the cells thatExpand
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Gene therapy for articular cartilage repair
Abstract Articular cartilage serves as the gliding surface of joints. It is susceptible to damage from trauma and from degenerative diseases. Restoration of damaged articular cartilage may beExpand
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Effects of Several Natural Extracts on Experimental Gouty Arthritis in Rats
Gouty arthritis results from monosodium urate (MSU) crystal deposition in joint tissues. The deposited MSU crystals induce an acute inflammatory response which leads to damage of joint tissue, withExpand
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Protective effect of apple polyphenols on hepatocytes injury induced by carbon tetrachloride in vitro
Apple polyphenols are considered as natural antioxidants. The purpose of this paper was to evaluate the cytoprotective effects of apple polyphenols against rat primary hepatocytes oxidative injuryExpand
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Autocrine Regulate of Articular Cartilage
Objective:Synthesize the relevant progressive studies about autocrine regulate of articular cartilage.Methods:Through experiments to study how the main autocrine cytokines regulate the articularExpand