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. Mustonen AM, Kakela R, Finnila MAJ, Sawatsky A, Korhonen RK, Saarakkala S, Herzog W, Paakkonen T and Nieminen P. Anterior cruciate ligament transection alters the n-3/n-6 fatty acid balance in the lapine infrapatellar fat pad. Lipids Health Dis. 2019 Mar 18;18(1):67. doi: 10.1186/s12944-019-1008-5.

  2. Huang L, Korhonen RK, Turunen MJ and Finnila MAJ. Experimental mechanical strain measurement of tissues. PeerJ. 2019 Mar 7;7:e6545. doi: 10.7717/peerj.6545. eCollection 2019.

  3. Myller KAH, Korhonen RK, Toyras J, Salo J, Jurvelin JS and Venalainen MS. Computational evaluation of altered biomechanics related to articular cartilage lesions observed in vivo. J Orthop Res. 2019 Mar 6. doi: 10.1002/jor.24273.

  4. Honkanen MKM, Matikka H, Honkanen JTJ, Bhattarai A, Grinstaff MW, Joukainen A, Kroger H, Jurvelin JS and Toyras J. Imaging of Proteoglycan and Water Contents in Human Articular Cartilage with Full-Body CT Using Dual Contrast Technique. J Orthop Res. 2019 Feb 28. doi: 10.1002/jor.24256.

  5. 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.

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