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Biochemical Mediators Involved in Cartilage Degradation and the Induction of Pain in Osteoarthritis

By Michael B. Ellman, Dongyao Yan, Di Chen and Hee-Jeong Im

Submitted: February 11th 2011Reviewed: July 15th 2011Published: February 22nd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/26805

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Michael B. Ellman, Dongyao Yan, Di Chen and Hee-Jeong Im (February 22nd 2012). Biochemical Mediators Involved in Cartilage Degradation and the Induction of Pain in Osteoarthritis, Principles of Osteoarthritis - Its Definition, Character, Derivation and Modality-Related Recognition, Bruce M. Rothschild, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/26805. Available from:

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