Bone Formation / Edition 1

Bone Formation / Edition 1

by Felix Bronner
     
 

ISBN-10: 1849969000

ISBN-13: 9781849969000

Pub. Date: 12/09/2010

Publisher: Springer London

An easy-to handle and to read work, with concise reviews that are extensively referenced, the chapters in this book are written by internationally known authorities. Particular emphasis is on osteoporosis and related disorders of diminished bone formation. Among the general topics treated is a chapter on biomechanical aspects of bone formation, not often considered in…  See more details below

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An easy-to handle and to read work, with concise reviews that are extensively referenced, the chapters in this book are written by internationally known authorities. Particular emphasis is on osteoporosis and related disorders of diminished bone formation. Among the general topics treated is a chapter on biomechanical aspects of bone formation, not often considered in relation to diseases of bone formation.

The book constitutes essential reading for those entering the field of bone biology and those who wish to become familiar with up-to-date information in a particular area of bone research.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781849969000
Publisher:
Springer London
Publication date:
12/09/2010
Series:
Topics in Bone Biology Series, #1
Edition description:
Softcover reprint of hardcover 1st ed. 2004
Pages:
160
Product dimensions:
7.01(w) x 10.00(h) x 0.01(d)

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Table of Contents

1 Molecular Regulation of Osteoblast Differentiation 2 In Vitro Regulation of Osteoblast Activity 3 Systemic and Local Regulators of Bone Remodeling 4 Site-specific Mineralized Matrix Formation by Osteoblasts 5 Biomechanical Aspects of Bone Formation 6 Reduced Bone Formation in the Pathogenesis of Bone Fragility 7 Diseases of Excess Bone Formation 8 Targeting the Osteoblast for Prevention and Treatment of Bone Diseases

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