Detection and evaluation of matrix metalloproteinases involved in cruciate ligament disease in dogs using multiplex bead technology.

Abstract

OBJECTIVE To measure matrix metalloproteinases (MMPs) suspected to be involved in the initiation or progression of osteoarthritis (OA) in cranial cruciate ligament (CCL) explant culture media using multiplex bead technology. STUDY DESIGN In vitro experimental study. ANIMALS Adult dogs with (n=10) and without (n=10) CCL deficiency. METHODS Based on… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1532-950X.2010.00675.x

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