2002

  • Domm C, Schünke M, Christesen K and Kurz B (2002) Redifferentiation of dedifferentiated bovine articular chondrocytes in alginate culture under low oxygen tension. Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10:13-22
  • Kurz B, Jost B and Schünke M (2002) Dietary vitamins and selenium diminish the development of mechanically  induced osteoarthritis and increase the expression of antioxidative enzymes in the knee joint of STR/1N mice.  Osteoarthritis Cartilage 10:119-126
  • Claassen H, Hornberger F, Scholz-Ahrens K, Schunke M, Schrezenmeir J, Kurz B (2002) The effect of estrogens and  dietary calcium deficiency on the extracellular matrix of articular cartilage in Gottingen miniature pigs. Ann Anat  184:141-148
  • Petersen W, Pufe T, Kurz B, Mentlein R, Tillmann B (2002) Angiogenesis in fetal tendon development: Spatial and  temporal expression of the angiogenic peptide vascular endothelial growth factor (VEGF). Anat & Embryol 205:263-270
  • Kisiday J, Jin M, Kurz B, Hung H, Semino C, Zhang S, Grodzinsky AJ (2002) Self-assembling peptide hydrogel fosters chondrocyte extracellular matrix production and cell division: implications for cartilage tissue repair.  Proc Nat Acad Sci 99:9996-10001
  • Aigner T, Kurz B, Fukui N, Sandell L (2002) Roles of chondrocytes in the pathogenesis of osteoarthritis. Curr Opin  Rheumatol 14:578-84