chondrogenesis


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chondrogenesis

[¦kän·drō·jə′nē·səs]
(embryology)
The development of cartilage.
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Chondrogenesis and integration of mesenchymal stem cells within an in vitro cartilage defect repair model.
Membrane-type 1 matrix metalloproteinase controls osteo-and chondrogenesis by a proteolysis-independent mechanism mediated by its cytoplasmic tail," Osteoarthritis and Cartilage, vol.
Consistent with this, SOD3 levels were reduced upon chondrogenesis [75]; SOD3 is known to help reduce ROS in the extracellular matrix.
Lead exposure inhibits fracture healing and is associated with increased chondrogenesis, delay in cartilage mineralization, and a decrease in osteo-progenitor frequency.
Chondrogenesis was performed with 50 [micro]g/ml ascorbic acid (Sigma, St.
30) Also, in another study, it was reported that activated PRP inhibited chondrogenesis and osteogenesis while inactivated PRP improved cartilage and bone formation in vivo and in vitro.
On the other hand, endochondral ossification requires first the formation of a cartilage mould, or anlagen, in a process known as chondrogenesis, followed by bone formation.
Nog is also expressed in tissues derived from the mesoderm and is required for skeletal patterning where it plays a critical role in embryonic chondrogenesis and osteogenesis during the formation of joints.
Now researchers here who screened more than 700 compounds have identified a steroid hormone with a strong capability to promote chondrogenesis for the repair of damaged cartilage in joints.
9] Cheng N-C, Estes BT, Young T -H, Guilak F, "Genipin-Crosslinked Cartilage-Derived Matrix as a Scaffold for Human Adipose-Derived Stem Cell Chondrogenesis," Tissue Engineering, Part A, vol.
An aspartic acid repeat polymorphism in asporin inhibits chondrogenesis and increases susceptibility to osteoarthritis.