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Table 6 MOCART score of specimens removed at animal sacrifice 12 months after operation

From: Osteochondral regeneration with a novel aragonite-hyaluronate biphasic scaffold: up to 12-month follow-up study in a goat model

New 3D-MOCART score parameter HA-AR group Control group
Mean ± SD Mean ± SD
Defect fill 4 ± 0.1 2 ± 0.8
Cartilage interface 4 ± 0.1 2 ± 0.8
Bone interface 4 ± 0.1 3 ± 0.8
Surface 3.9 ± 0.3 2.3 ± 0.5
Structure 1.9 ± 0.3 1 ± 0.1
Signal intensity 2.4 ± 0.5 1 ± 0.1
Subchondral lamina 1.9 ± 0.3 1.3 ± 0.5
Chondral osteophytes 2.6 ± 0.7 1 ± 0.1
Bone marrow edema 4 ± 0.1 2.7 ± 0.9
Subchondral bone 3.4 ± 0.9 1.7 ± 0.5
Overall score 32 ± 1 17 ± 1