Tool to Detect Osteoarthritis in Athletic Horses Developed

Italian researchers have devised a novel technique for evaluating osteoarthritis in performance horses via measurement of metabolic products in synovial fluid. They do this by using a specialized imaging technique for liquids known as proton nuclear magnetic resonance spectroscopy, or 1H NMR.

Osteoarthritis is a debilitating, painful, degenerative disease with no known

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