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Articular cartilage response to a sliding load using two different-sized spherical indenters1.

Authors
  • Schätti, Oliver R1, 2, 3
  • Colombo, Vera2
  • Torzilli, Peter A1
  • Gallo, Luigi M2
  • 1 Laboratory for Soft Tissue Research, Hospital for Special Surgery, Street, New York, NY, USA.
  • 2 Laboratory of Physiology and Biomechanics of the Masticatory System, Center for Oral Medicine, Dental and Maxillo-Facial Surgery, University of Zurich, Switzerland. , (Switzerland)
  • 3 Institute for Biomechanics, ETH Zürich, Switzerland. , (Switzerland)
Type
Published Article
Journal
Biorheology
Publication Date
Jan 01, 2018
Volume
54
Issue
2-4
Pages
109–126
Identifiers
DOI: 10.3233/BIR-16110
PMID: 29376845
Source
Medline
Keywords
License
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Abstract

Sliding loads that increase ECM deformation/strain were found to induce enzyme-mediated catabolic processes in articular cartilage explants. These observations provide further understanding of how changes in cartilage contact mechanics under dynamic conditions can affect the cellular response.

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