Pro-angiogenic and anti-angiogenic factors in the degradation of osteoarthritic cartilage

Zhang, Xufang (2015) Pro-angiogenic and anti-angiogenic factors in the degradation of osteoarthritic cartilage. PhD thesis, Queensland University of Technology.

Abstract

This project has determined angiogenic and anti-angiogenic factors in osteoarthritis cartilage. The work has expanded our knowledge and understanding of the importance of anti-angiogenic factors in maintaining cartilage homeostasis. This study also tested the concept of topical application of anti-angiogenic treatment strategy for osteoarthritis.

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ID Code: 87318
Item Type: QUT Thesis (PhD)
Supervisor: Xiao, Yin & Crawford, Ross
Keywords: angiogenesis inhibitors, rticular cartilage chondrocytes, cartilage degradation, chondrocyte hypertrophy, chondromodulin-1, hypoxia-inducible factor, osteoarthritis, vascular endothelial growth factor, angiogenesis, anti-angiogenesis
Divisions: Current > Schools > School of Chemistry, Physics & Mechanical Engineering
Current > Institutes > Institute of Health and Biomedical Innovation
Current > QUT Faculties and Divisions > Science & Engineering Faculty
Institution: Queensland University of Technology
Deposited On: 14 Oct 2015 06:44
Last Modified: 14 Oct 2015 06:44

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