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Potential Arthritis Drug Prevents Cartilage Breakdown

News   Nov 29, 2018 | Original story from MIT

 
Potential Arthritis Drug Prevents Cartilage Breakdown

Six days after treatment with IGF-1 carried by dendrimer nanoparticles (blue), the particles have penetrated through the cartilage of the knee joint. Credit: Brett Geiger and Jeff Wyckoff

 
 
 

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