Table 2

Differently expressed MRG between KBD cartilage and healthy cartilage
MRGa ID Mycotoxinb Ratioc
Apoptosis
 BAX NM_138764 T-2 Toxin, Deoxynivalenol, Aflatoxin B1, Zearalenone 3.79 ± 1.53
 BCL2 NM_000633 Deoxynivalenol 3.23 ± 0.97
Extracellular matrix
 COL5A2 NM_000393 Aflatoxin B1 8.85 ± 6.83
 THBS1 NM_003246 Aflatoxin B1, Zearalenone 2.95 ± 0.76
Metabolism
 PDE8B NM_003719 Aflatoxin B1 8.47 ± 4.08
 GSTT2 NM_000854 Aflatoxin B1, Ochratoxin A 4.01 ± 1.51
 FABP4 W60781 Aflatoxin B1 0.38 ± 0.09
growth factor
 IGFBP2 NM_000597 Aflatoxin B1 9.70 ± 3.73
 IGFBP4 NM_001552 Aflatoxin B1 4.13 ± 1.53
 POSTN NM_006475 Aflatoxin B1 0.27 ± 0.12
Cytoskeleton & cell movement
 TMSL8 NM_021992 Aflatoxin B1 9.65 ± 8.50
 TUBB2A NM_001069 Fumonisin B1 3.27 ± 0.70
Miscellaneous
 VGLL3 NM_016206 Aflatoxin B1 4.10 ± 1.83
 SOCS3 NM_003955 Deoxynivalenol 3.01 ± 0.71
 FER1L3 NM_013451 Aflatoxin B1 2.82 ± 0.61

a denotes mycotoxin-related genes.

b defined by environmentally related genomic database Toxicogenomics.

c expression ratio is presented as mean ± standard error of mean.

Zhang et al.

Zhang et al. BMC Musculoskeletal Disorders 2012 13:130   doi:10.1186/1471-2474-13-130

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