By Louis N. Irwin, Karen A. Talentino (auth.), Professor Christopher R. Bridges, Professor Dale Sanders, Professor Adam Curtis (eds.)
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Further support for the creation of a bone-inductive environment by tunnel topography comes from the use of antibodies against osteocalcin. , 1995). When cells in tubes were examined for osteocalcin using confocal scanning laser microscopy, small globules lining the cords and tiny particles lining the tube interior stained heavily. This indicates that the cells in the tubes produce extracellular matrix. Furthermore, given the known binding affinity between hydroxyapatite and osteocalcin, it seems to suggest that the cells are producing small particles of hydroxyapatite.
4. The effect of 10-5 M methoctramine on the ACh concentration -response curve. n=6 - - -- - - - -- - -- - - -- - - _ 31 .. ,M Fig. 5. ~ H ::E g .. ,M Fig. 6. Schild Plot of the effect of pirenzepine and 4DAMP the ACh concentration-response curve ~ . 2 J. f'1 32 Table 1. , 1990 7·49 7. 98 9. 20 It is clear from Fig. 6 that the M3-specific antagonist 4-DAMP has a much higher pA2 than pirenzepine. , Limbird, 1986). Table 1 compares our data with some published for various mammalian species. Based upon the array of pA 2 , all of these mammalian studies concluded that the muscarinic receptor involved in the contractile response was the M3 type.
3 em long tube, fIxed after 18 days and stained for osteocalcin. Note the nodules formed along the streak and the highly stained particles along the inner wall of the tube. Confocal laser scanning image at 40X Fig. 5. lm internal diameter. Cells were fIxed at 12 days of culture. Note the small fragments of material along the edge of the cord. Confocal laser scanning image (original magnifIcation 40x) Fig. 6. HGTFN endothelial cells grown in a 280 micron wide quartz tube were fIxed after 4 days in culture and stained for F-actin.
EBO Experimental Biology Online Annual 1998 by Louis N. Irwin, Karen A. Talentino (auth.), Professor Christopher R. Bridges, Professor Dale Sanders, Professor Adam Curtis (eds.)