Category: Hh Signaling

Supplementary MaterialsSupplementary material 41598_2019_45820_MOESM1_ESM

Supplementary MaterialsSupplementary material 41598_2019_45820_MOESM1_ESM. Culture-expanded and freshly-purified medial-condyle MSCs expressed higher levels of several ossification-related genes. Using CD271-staining to identify MSCs, their presence and co-localisation with TRAP-positive chondroclasts was noted in the vascular channels breaching the osteochondral junction in lateral condyles. In medial condyles, MSCs were additionally found in small cavities within the sclerotic plate….