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In these tests, normal CILP slowed the activity of another protein, called TGF-[beta]1, that normally regenerates cartilage matrix tissue, the team reports.
A search for drugs inhibiting the binding of CILP to TGF-[beta]1 will be a key to develop this treatment," says Junya Toguchida of Kyoto University in Japan.
A joint team of the government-affiliated Riken Laboratory for Bone and Joint Diseases and Toyama Medical and Pharmaceutical University compared CILP genes in 467 patients with lumbar disc disease with a control group of 654 healthy people.
The researchers found that those with a genetic variation of CILP were 1.