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Advances in Orthopedics
Volume 2012, Article ID 979152, 5 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/979152
Research Article

Chitosan-Hyaluronate Hybrid Gel Intraarticular Injection Delays Osteoarthritis Progression and Reduces Pain in a Rat Meniscectomy Model as Compared to Saline and Hyaluronate Treatment

1Chi2Gel Ltd., P.O. Box 633, 87516 Ofakim, Israel
2Orthopedic Research Unit, Hasharon Hospital, Rabin Medical Center, Petah Tikva, Israel
3Department of Genetics and Biochemistry, Sackler School of Medicine, Tel Aviv University, 69978 Tel Aviv, Israel

Received 17 December 2011; Accepted 17 February 2012

Academic Editor: Yukiyoshi Toritsuka

Copyright © 2012 Shachar Patchornik et al. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

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