2011

Weiler C, Lopez-Ramos M, Mayer HM, Korge A, Siepe CJ, Wuertz K
Histological evidence for intervertebral disc degeneration in lumbar surgical disc tissue samples suggests statistical association to increased Body mass index.
BMC Res Notes. 2011 Nov 16;4(1):497

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Klawitter M, Quero L, Bertolo A, Mehr M, Stoyanov J, Nerlich AG, Klasen J, Aebli N, Boos, Wuertz K
Human MMP28 expression is unresponsive to inflammatory stimuli and does not correlate to the grade of intervertebral disc degeneration.
J Negat Results Biomed. 2011 Jul 29;10(1):9

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Brokopp CE, Schoenauer R, Richards PJ, Bauer S, Lohmann C, Emmert MY, Weber B, Winnik S, Aikawa E, Graves K, Genoni M, Vogt P, Lüscher TF, Renner C, Hoerstrup SP, Matter CM
Fibroblast activation protein is induced by inflammation and degrades type I collagen in thin-cap fibroatheromata.
Eur Heart J. 2011;32:2713-22

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Quero L, Klawitter M, Nerlich AG, Leonardi M, Boos N, Wuertz K
Bupivacaine - the deadly friend of intervertebral disc cells?
Spine J. 2011 Jan;11(1):46-53

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Wuertz K, Quero L, Sekiguchi M, Klawitter M, Nerlich A, Konno S, Kikuchi S, Boos N
The red wine polyphenol resveratrol shows promising potential for the treatment of nucleus pulposus mediated pain in vitro and in vivo.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2011 Oct 1;36(21):E1373-84

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Chan SC, Ferguson SJ, Wuertz K, Gantenbein-Ritter B
Biological Response of the Intervertebral Disc to Repetitive Short Term Cyclic Torsion.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2011 Nov 15;36(24):2021-30

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Franscini N, Wuertz K, Patocchi-Tenzer I, Durner R, Boos N, Graf-Hausner U
Development of a novel automated cell isolation, expansion, and characterization platform.
J Lab Autom. 2011 Jun;16(3):204-13

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latridis JC, Godburn K, Wuertz K, Alini M, Roughley PJ
Region-dependent aggrecan degradation patterns in the rat intervertebral disc are affected by mechanical loading in vivo.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2011 Feb 1;36(3):203-9

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Liebscher T, Haefeli M, Wuertz K, Nerlich AG, Boos N
Age-related variation in cell density of human lumbar intervertebral disc.
Spine (Phila Pa 1976). 2011 Jan 15;36(2):153-9

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