Osteoarthritis: genes, nature–nurture interaction and the role of leptin


Osteoarthritis (OA) is a common disease affecting patients at different ages regardless of gender or ethnicity. As with many chronic diseases, OA is thought to have a multifactorial aetiology, which is not fully understood. Whereas the pathophysiological process of OA can be analysed at a cellular and molecular level, the interaction between genes and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00264-013-2088-x


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