The world's first wiki where authorship really matters (Nature Genetics, 2008). Due credit and reputation for authors. Imagine a global collaborative knowledge base for original thoughts. Search thousands of articles and collaborate with scientists around the globe.

wikigene or wiki gene protein drug chemical gene disease author authorship tracking collaborative publishing evolutionary knowledge reputation system wiki2.0 global collaboration genes proteins drugs chemicals diseases compound
Hoffmann, R. A wiki for the life sciences where authorship matters. Nature Genetics (2008)
Gene Review

OA4  -  Osteoarthritis QTL 4

Homo sapiens

Welcome! If you are familiar with the subject of this article, you can contribute to this open access knowledge base by deleting incorrect information, restructuring or completely rewriting any text. Read more.

Disease relevance of OA4

  • There was no effect of ADAMTS-4 knockout on the progression or severity of OA 4 weeks or 8 weeks after surgical induction of joint instability [1].


  1. Characterization of and osteoarthritis susceptibility in ADAMTS-4-knockout mice. Glasson, S.S., Askew, R., Sheppard, B., Carito, B.A., Blanchet, T., Ma, H.L., Flannery, C.R., Kanki, K., Wang, E., Peluso, D., Yang, Z., Majumdar, M.K., Morris, E.A. Arthritis Rheum. (2004) [Pubmed]
WikiGenes - Universities