The genetics of degenerative joint disease in mice



Osteoarthritis of the knees in mice is a genetically governed disease in which multiple genes are involved. They have an overall recessive behavior without major sex linkage. Genetic dissociation between the joint disease, obesity and plasma lipids is demonstrated.


Osteoarthritis del genu in le mus es un geneticamente regulate morbo in que multiple genes es interessate. Illos es, in lor generalitate, de comportamento recessive e es libere de major ligage sexual. Es demonstrate dissociation genetic inter le morbo articular, obesitate, e lipidos del plasma.