Kirsten Legerlotz

Summary

Affiliation: University of East Anglia
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Cyclic loading of tendon fascicles using a novel fatigue loading system increases interleukin-6 expression by tenocytes
    K Legerlotz
    School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 23:31-7. 2013
  2. pmc Increased expression of IL-6 family members in tendon pathology
    Kirsten Legerlotz
    School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:1161-5. 2012
  3. pmc GAG depletion increases the stress-relaxation response of tendon fascicles, but does not influence recovery
    Kirsten Legerlotz
    School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, UK Institute of Bioengineering, School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary University of London, UK
    Acta Biomater 9:6860-6. 2013

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. pmc Cyclic loading of tendon fascicles using a novel fatigue loading system increases interleukin-6 expression by tenocytes
    K Legerlotz
    School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich, UK
    Scand J Med Sci Sports 23:31-7. 2013
    ..Correlating failure properties with fatigue damage provides a method by which changes in gene expression can be associated with different degrees of fatigue damage...
  2. pmc Increased expression of IL-6 family members in tendon pathology
    Kirsten Legerlotz
    School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich NR4 7TJ, UK
    Rheumatology (Oxford) 51:1161-5. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to investigate the expression of IL-6 family members in painful posterior tibialis tendon (PTT) and in painful and ruptured Achilles tendon (AT) compared with normal tendon...
  3. pmc GAG depletion increases the stress-relaxation response of tendon fascicles, but does not influence recovery
    Kirsten Legerlotz
    School of Biological Sciences, University of East Anglia, Norwich Research Park, Norwich, UK Institute of Bioengineering, School of Engineering and Materials Science, Queen Mary University of London, UK
    Acta Biomater 9:6860-6. 2013
    ..GAGs appear to protect tendon fascicles from fatigue effects, possibly by enabling sample hydration...