Effects of stimulated aggrecanolysis on nanoscale morphological and mechanical properties of wild-type and aggrecanase-resistant mutant mice cartilages
Md Hemayet Uddin, Huabin Wang, Fraser M Rogerson, Peter Vee-Sin Lee, Xuehua Zhang
The European Physical Journal E | SPRINGER | Published : 2017
Awarded by National Natural Science Foundation of China
Awarded by Chongqing Science and Technology Commission
Awarded by Chinese Academy of Sciences
The authors gratefully acknowledge Professor Amanda Fosang in Murdoch Childrens Research Institute, Royal Children's Hospital in Melbourne for providing the samples and for her valuable advice at the initial stage of the project. HW acknowledges the support from the National Natural Science Foundation of China (21407145), Chongqing Science and Technology Commission (cstc2015jcyjiA10057 and YJ500061LH1) and the Chinese Academy of Sciences (R52A500Z10). XZ acknowledges the support from National Health and Medical Research Council of Australia.