Decrease of cartilage transforming growth factor-beta receptor II expression in the rabbit experimental osteoarthritis--potential role in cartilage breakdown

Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 1998 Mar;6(2):146-9. doi: 10.1053/joca.1997.0104.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Cartilage, Articular / metabolism*
  • Hindlimb
  • Joints
  • Male
  • Osteoarthritis / metabolism*
  • Polymerase Chain Reaction
  • Protein-Serine-Threonine Kinases
  • RNA, Messenger / analysis
  • Rabbits
  • Receptor, Transforming Growth Factor-beta Type II
  • Receptors, Transforming Growth Factor beta / genetics
  • Receptors, Transforming Growth Factor beta / metabolism*
  • Time Factors
  • Transforming Growth Factor beta / genetics
  • Transforming Growth Factor beta / metabolism

Substances

  • RNA, Messenger
  • Receptors, Transforming Growth Factor beta
  • Transforming Growth Factor beta
  • Protein-Serine-Threonine Kinases
  • Receptor, Transforming Growth Factor-beta Type II