Table 1: Sequences of the primers of the target and housekeeping genes used for RT-PCR.

Sequence (5′-3′)Length of product

GAPDHSense primer: 5-GGCCTTCCGTGTTCCTACC-3103 bp
Antisense primer: 5-TGCCTGCTTCACCACCTTC-3
RUNX2Sense primer: 5-CCAAGTAGCCAGGTTCAACG-364 bp
Antisense primer: 5-GGTGAAACTCTTGCCTCGTC-3
OSXSense primer: 5-CTTTCGTCTGCAACTGGCTT-3123 bp
Antisense primer: 5-TAAAGCGCTTGGAACAGAGC-3
OPNSense primer: 5-CAGCCATGAGTCAAGTCAGC-3116 bp
Antisense primer: 5-TGTGGCTGTGAAACTTGTGG-3