List of papers. Papers I, II and IV are removed from the thesis due to publisher restrictions.
Paper I Tenocyte apoptosis in the torn rotator cuff: a primary or secondary pathological event? Lundgreen K, Lian ØB, Engebretsen L, Scott A. Br J Sports Med. 2011 Oct;45(13):1035-9. doi:10.1136/bjsm.2010.083188
Paper II Increased levels of apoptosis and p53 in partial-thickness supraspinatus tendon tears. Lundgreen K, Lian Ø, Scott A, Engebretsen L. Knee Surg Sports Traumatol Arthrosc. 2013 Jul;21(7):1636-41. doi:10.1007/s00167-012-2226-9
Paper III Lower muscle regenerative potential in full-thickness supraspinatus tears compared to partial-thickness tears Lundgreen K, Lian ØB, Engebretsen L, Scott A. Acta Orthop. 2013 Dec;84(6):565-70. doi: 10.3109/17453674.2013.858289 Open Access - This article is distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution Noncommercial License
Paper IV Smoking is associated with worsened supraspinatus tendon histopathology and increased apoptosis. Kirsten Lundgreen, Øystein Bjerkestrand Lian, Alex Scott, Paulina Nassab, Angela Fearon, Lars Engebretsen. Submitted 17.10.13