This case-control study included 215 knee OA patients (mean age 64.32 gif.latex?\pm 7.22 years), diagnosed following the criteria of the American College of Rheumatology, and 218 healthy age-matched volunteers (mean age 64.05 gif.latex?\pm 6.08 years). This research has been approved by the Institution Review Board (IRB) of the Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University. A total of 5 mL of peripheral blood was drawn from each participant, andtransferred into coded sodium citrate anticoagulant tubes.
Faculty of Medicine, Chulalongkorn University
Zhan, Dong and Honsawek, Sittisak
"Reduction of leukocyte mitochondrial DNA copy number in knee osteoarthritis,"
Chulalongkorn Medical Journal: Vol. 63:
3, Article 11.
Available at: https://digital.car.chula.ac.th/clmjournal/vol63/iss3/11