Affiliation: University of Kiel
- Pathomechanisms of cartilage destruction by mechanical injuryBodo Kurz
Anatomisches Institut der Christian Albrechts Universität zu Kiel, Olshausenstrasse 40, D 24098, Kiel, Germany
Ann Anat 187:473-85. 2005..This review summarizes some of the most important data from in vitro injury studies dealing with the pathomechanisms of cartilage destruction...
- Reactive oxygen species induce expression of vascular endothelial growth factor in chondrocytes and human articular cartilage explantsJakob Fay
Department of Trauma Surgery, University Hospital Schleswig Holstein, Campus Kiel, Arnold Heller Strasse 7, 24105 Kiel, Germany
Arthritis Res Ther 8:R189. 2006..Our findings indicate ROS-mediated induction of VEGF and VEGF receptors in chondrocytes and cartilage explants. These results demonstrate a relationship between ROS and VEGF as multiplex mediators in articular cartilage degeneration...