Corpus ID: 45438170

[Effect of cartilage protective agents on histopathological, histochemical features of articular cartilage and serum level of aggrecan in Hartley guinea pigs].

@article{Xiao2008EffectOC,
  title={[Effect of cartilage protective agents on histopathological, histochemical features of articular cartilage and serum level of aggrecan in Hartley guinea pigs].},
  author={Ping Xiao and Miaozhu Dong and Xinyu Hong and Ning Wang and Et al.},
  journal={Wei sheng yan jiu = Journal of hygiene research},
  year={2008},
  volume={37 2},
  pages={
          171-4
        }
}
  • Ping Xiao, M. Dong, +2 authors Et al.
  • Published 1 March 2008
  • Medicine
  • Wei sheng yan jiu = Journal of hygiene research
OBJECTIVE To observe the effect of glucosamine (GS) and chondroitin sulfate (CS) on histopathological, histochemical features of articular cartilage and on the aggrecan serum level in Hartley guinea pigs: a kind of primary OA animal model. METHODS 120 female Hartley guinea pigs aged 2 months were randomly divided into 3 test groups and a control group, 30 animals for each group. The three test groups refer to GS group, CS group and combined group. GS group has been administrated with 1 g/kg… Expand