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Fig. 5 | Arthritis Research & Therapy

Fig. 5

From: Effect of antiresorptive and anabolic bone therapy on development of osteoarthritis in a posttraumatic rat model of OA

Fig. 5

Top row shows EPIC micro-computed tomography (μCT) images of the articular cartilage covering the medial tibial plateau from rats assign to study group 5A to 5D. Arrows indicate cartilage defects present in all three groups of operated rats. Second row depicts large cartilage defects extending over the lateral half of Zone 1 and medial half of Zone 2, as indicated by arrows in three-dimensional μCT color thickness (“heat”) map of the articular cartilage at the medial tibial plateau

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