Plasma and synovial fluid microRNAs as potential biomarkers of rheumatoid arthritis and osteoarthritis
Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Kyoto University Graduate School of Medicine, 54 Kawahara-cho, Shogoin, Sakyo, Kyoto 606-8507, Japan
Arthritis Research & Therapy 2010, 12:R86 doi:10.1186/ar3013Published: 14 May 2010
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Supplementary Figure S1. Correlation between plasma miRNA and synovial fluid miRNA. There were no correlations between plasma miRNA concentrations and synovial fluid miRNA concentrations of patients with RA (A) or OA (B), except miR-223 from OA patients.
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Supplementary Figure S2. Comparison of SF/PB ratio of miRNA between RA and OA. Significant differences between RA and OA are indicated by * = P < 0.05, ** = P < 0.01.
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