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Specifically, matrix-expression versican PG increased in the tissue, but matrix-expression decorin PG decreased.
9,10) Decorin has been shown to organize the formation of collagen fibrils and inhibit TGF-[beta].
Contents and distribution of the proteoglycans decorin and biglyclan in normal and osteoarthritic human articular cartilage.
The key ingredient of the new eye drop will be a synthetic version of a protein molecule called Decorin, found naturally in small amounts in the body.
Use of inhibitors of transforming growth factor beta, including neutralizing antibodies and proteolgycan such as decorin helped in manipulating flexor tendon to heal with minimal adhesions and improved postoperative range of motion [137].
This tripeptide also increases the expression of decorin and lumican--two important proteoglycans that support the formation of new collagen fibrils, increasing their quality and strength with a visibly re-modelled effect.
Called a biomembrane, it uses a synthetic version of the molecule called Decorin which occurs naturally in tiny amounts in the body.
The ground substance contains glycosaminoglycans like dermatan sulphate and hyaluronic acid, the proteoglycans like decorin and biglycan.
A novel modulatory mechanism of transforming growth factor-beta signaling through decorin and LRP-1.
Expression of MMP- 2, TIMP-2, TGF-[beta]i, and decorin in Dupuytren's contracture.