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The Role of Synovial Macrophages and Macrophage-Produced Mediators in Driving Inflammatory and Destructive Responses in Osteoarthritis

By Jan Bondeson, Shane Wainwright, Clare Hughes and Bruce Caterson

Submitted: February 25th 2011Reviewed: July 26th 2011Published: February 22nd 2012

DOI: 10.5772/28284

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Jan Bondeson, Shane Wainwright, Clare Hughes and Bruce Caterson (February 22nd 2012). The Role of Synovial Macrophages and Macrophage-Produced Mediators in Driving Inflammatory and Destructive Responses in Osteoarthritis, Principles of Osteoarthritis - Its Definition, Character, Derivation and Modality-Related Recognition, Bruce M. Rothschild, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/28284. Available from:

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