Biophysics of Bone and Cartilage (BBC)

The BBC group in University of Eastern Finland is globally one of the leading research groups in cartilage and bone biophysics and -engineering. The group has extensively contributed to basic, applied and clinical research of the musculoskeletal disorders during the past 20 years.

Published items in each year

Citations in each year

Total times cited:14660 
Citing articles:7906 
Average citations per item:23.23
Source: Web of Science
Updated: Jan 9th 2019

Most recent BBC publications:

  1. Belardinelli P, Biabani M, Blumberger DM, Bortoletto M, Casarotto S, David O, Desideri D, Etkin A, Ferrarelli F, Fitzgerald PB, Fornito A, Gordon PC, Gosseries O, Harquel S, Julkunen P, Keller CJ, Kimiskidis VK, Lioumis P, Miniussi C, Rosanova M, Rossi S, Sarasso S, Wu W, Zrenner C, Daskalakis ZJ, Rogasch NC, Massimini M, Ziemann U and Ilmoniemi RJ. Reproducibility in TMS-EEG studies: A call for data sharing, standard procedures and effective experimental control. Brain Stimul. 2019 Jan 19. pii: S1935-861X(19)30041-5. doi: 10.1016/j.brs.2019.01.010.

  2. Le Cann S, Tudisco E, Turunen MJ, Patera A, Mokso R, Tagil M, Belfrage O, Hall SA and Isaksson H. Investigating the Mechanical Characteristics of Bone-Metal Implant Interface Using in situ Synchrotron Tomographic Imaging. Front Bioeng Biotechnol. 2019 Jan 21;6:208. doi: 10.3389/fbioe.2018.00208. eCollection 2018.

  3. Ebrahimi M, Ojanen S, Mohammadi A, Finnila MA, Joukainen A, Kroger H, Saarakkala S, Korhonen RK and Tanska P. Elastic, Viscoelastic and Fibril-Reinforced Poroelastic Material Properties of Healthy and Osteoarthritic Human Tibial Cartilage. Ann Biomed Eng. 2019 Jan 28. pii: 10.1007/s10439-019-02213-4. doi: 10.1007/s10439-019-02213-4.

  4. Weiss Lucas C, Kallioniemi E, Neuschmelting V, Nettekoven C, Pieczewski J, Jonas K, Goldbrunner R, Karhu J, Grefkes C and Julkunen P. Cortical Inhibition of Face and Jaw Muscle Activity and Discomfort Induced by Repetitive and Paired-Pulse TMS During an Overt Object Naming Task. Brain Topogr. 2019 Jan 23. pii: 10.1007/s10548-019-00698-9. doi: 10.1007/s10548-019-00698-9.

  5. Eskelinen ASA, Mononen ME, Venalainen MS, Korhonen RK and Tanska P. Maximum shear strain-based algorithm can predict proteoglycan loss in damaged articular cartilage. Biomech Model Mechanobiol. 2019 Jan 10. pii: 10.1007/s10237-018-01113-1. doi: 10.1007/s10237-018-01113-1.

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