Novel synovial fluid recovery method allows for quantification of a marker of arthritis in mice.

Journal Academic Article, Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural, Validation Studies

We evaluated three methodologies--a calcium sodium alginate compound (CSAC), polyacrylate beads (PABs), and Whatman paper recovery (WPR)--for the ability to recover synovial fluid (SF) from mouse knees in a manner that facilitated biochemical marker analysis.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Seifer, DR; Furman, BD; Guilak, F; Olson, SA; Brooks, SC; Kraus, VB

Published Date

  • December 2008

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 16 / 12

Start / End Page

  • 1532 - 1538

PubMed ID

  • 18538588

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1522-9653

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.joca.2008.04.013


  • eng

Citation Source

  • PubMed