• Type
  • Compared with saline, ALN administration markedly inhibited the type I collagen, matrix metalloprotease (MMP)-1, and MMP-13 expression levels while increasing the type II collagen and aggrecan expression levels in the disc matrix. (semanticscholar.org)
  • further
  • 3. A method according to claim 1 , wherein the disc further defines a second plane, the second plane being orthogonal to a first plane, whereby the disc is divided by four quadrants. (google.es)
  • Further, longitudinal research on intervertebral disc diseases starting at younger age in foals has to be done to determine whether there is also a natural aging process of the equine intervertebral disc, as seen in other IVDD model species, like humans and dogs. (uu.nl)