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Jatta Berberat née Kurkijärvi

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  1. Berberat JE, Nissi MJ, Jurvelin JS and Nieminen MT. Assessment of interstitial water content of articular cartilage with T1 relaxation. Magn Reson Imaging. 2009 Jun;27(5):727-32. doi: 10.1016/j.mri.2008.09.005. Epub

  2. Kurkijarvi JE, Nissi MJ, Rieppo J, Toyras J, Kiviranta I, Nieminen MT and Jurvelin JS. The zonal architecture of human articular cartilage described by T2 relaxation time in the presence of Gd-DTPA2-. Magn Reson Imaging. 2008 Jun;26(5):602-7. doi: 10.1016/j.mri.2007.10.013. Epub

  3. Kurkijarvi JE, Mattila L, Ojala RO, Vasara AI, Jurvelin JS, Kiviranta I and Nieminen MT. Evaluation of cartilage repair in the distal femur after autologous chondrocyte transplantation using T2 relaxation time and dGEMRIC. Osteoarthritis Cartilage. 2007 Apr;15(4):372-8. doi: 10.1016/j.joca.2006.10.001.

  4. Kurkijarvi JE, Nissi MJ, Kiviranta I, Jurvelin JS and Nieminen MT. Delayed gadolinium-enhanced MRI of cartilage (dGEMRIC) and T2 characteristics of human knee articular cartilage: topographical variation and relationships to mechanical properties. Magn Reson Med. 2004 Jul;52(1):41-6. doi: 10.1002/mrm.20104.

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