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BGN  -  biglycan

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Disease relevance of BGN


High impact information on BGN

  • There were no changes in the relative proportions of aggrecan and decorin/biglycan extracted from and synthesized by control and experimental OA cartilage over the 3 days in culture [2].

Anatomical context of BGN

  • Decorin and biglycan staining was faint within the extracellular matrix of the regenerating defect, although both proteoglycans exhibited intense intracellular localization within some of the cells inhabiting the defect [3].

Analytical, diagnostic and therapeutic context of BGN


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