Elastic modulus of cartilage

Value ~500 kPa
Organism Mammals
Reference Leipzig ND, Shoichet MS. The effect of substrate stiffness on adult neural stem cell behavior. Biomaterials. 2009 Dec30(36):6867-78 p.6867 right column 2nd paragraphPubMed ID19775749
Primary Source Athanasiou KA, Rosenwasser MP, Buckwalter JA, Malinin TI, Mow VC. Interspecies comparisons of in situ intrinsic mechanical properties of distal femoral cartilage. J Orthop Res. 1991 May9(3):330-40.PubMed ID2010837
Comments See BNID 101500
Entered by Uri M
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