- NMDA receptor expression and activity in osteoarthritic human articular chondrocytesL Ramage
Centre for Inflammation Research, The Queens Medical Research Institute, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Osteoarthritis Cartilage 16:1576-84. 2008..This study looks at expression and activity of the ionotropic glutamate NMDA (N-methyl-D-aspartic acid) receptor (NMDAR) in human osteoarthritic (OA) chondrocytes...
- Signalling cascades in mechanotransduction: cell-matrix interactions and mechanical loadingL Ramage
Osteoarticular Research Group, Centre for Inflammation Research, The Queens Medical Research Institute, The University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
Scand J Med Sci Sports 19:457-69. 2009..In this article we focus on the role of mechanical signalling in the maintenance of articular cartilage, and discuss how alterations in normal signalling can lead to pathology...