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    • Central role of SREBP-2 in the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis 

      Kostopoulou, Fotini; Gkretsi, Vasiliki; Malizos, Konstantinos N.; Iliopoulos, Dimitrios; Oikonomou, Pagona; Poultsides, Lazaros A.; Tsezou, Aspasia N. (2012-05-25)
      Background: Recent studies have implied that osteoarthritis (OA) is a metabolic disease linked to deregulation of genes involved in lipid metabolism and cholesterol efflux. Sterol Regulatory Element Binding Proteins (SREBPs) ...
    • Proteomics of osteoarthritic chondrocytes and cartilage 

      Iliopoulos, Dimitrios; Gkretsi, Vasiliki; Tsezou, Aspasia N. (2010-10-01)
      Osteoarthritis (OA) is characterized by irreversible destruction of the articular cartilage. OA affects more than 100 million individuals worldwide and has a major impact on patients quality of life. The lack of effective ...