Type I collagen is a genetic modifier of matrix metalloproteinase 2 in murine skeletal development

Authors

  • Mikala Egeblad,

    Corresponding author
    1. Department of Anatomy, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    • Department of Anatomy, University of California, San Francisco, 513 Parnassus Avenue, Box 0452, San Francisco, CA 94143-0452
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  • H.-C. Jennifer Shen,

    1. The Cancer Research Institute, Department of Pathology and Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
    Current affiliation:
    1. National Cancer Institute, Center for Cancer Research, Advanced Technology Center, Rm110, 8717 Grovemont Circle, Bethesda, MD 20892-4605
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  • Danielle J. Behonick,

    1. Department of Anatomy, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
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  • Lisa Wilmes,

    1. Department of Radiology, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
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  • Alexandra Eichten,

    1. The Cancer Research Institute, Department of Pathology and Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
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  • Lidiya V. Korets,

    1. The Cancer Research Institute, Department of Pathology and Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
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  • Farrah Kheradmand,

    1. Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas
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  • Zena Werb,

    1. Department of Anatomy, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
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  • Lisa M. Coussens

    1. The Cancer Research Institute, Department of Pathology and Comprehensive Cancer Center, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California
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Abstract

Top-view of skull from a newborn Mmp2+/−; Colr/+ mouse stained with alcian blue (for cartilage) and alizarin red (for bone). See Egeblad et al., Developmental Dynamics 236:1683–1693. © 2007 Wiley-Liss, Inc.

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