Bone Resorption by Felix Bronner, Mary C. Farach-Carson, Janet Rubin

By Felix Bronner, Mary C. Farach-Carson, Janet Rubin

This ebook displays the meteoric raise in wisdom concerning bone home improvement together with molecular realizing of osteoclast improvement, regulatory molecules comparable to cytokines, pathophysiology and pharmaceutical improvement to regard osteoclast functionality. fast ebook of an updated quantity addressing those matters through specialists within the box, an asset to any library of medical endocrinologists and rheumatologists, might be a useful learn for these coming into the clinical enviornment of bone home improvement study. it is going to combine fresh technological advances with beginning info to supply a accomplished view of bone resorption, and likewise will hyperlink details won from the genetic and molecular to the physiological and scientific degrees This quantity is addressed to medical practitioners, foodstuff scientists, researchers and scholars, who search a basic knowing of this significant topic. a useful booklet for the group of scientific experts- internists, endocrinologists, nephrologists, orthopaedists- in addition to dental, paramedical, nursing and veterinary practitioners. worthy additionally for these coming into the sphere of bone biology, in addition to these at the research/clinical interface who locate it tricky to discover a whole sequence to carry them ?up to hurry? with technological developments during this sector.

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Perkins S, Kling S (1995) Local concentrations of MCSF mediate osteoclastic differentiation. Amer J Physiol 269:E1024–30. Povolny BT, Lee MY (1993) The role of recombinant human M-CSF, IL-3, GM-CSF and calcitriol in clonal development of osteoclast precursors in primate bone marrow. Exp Hematol 21:532–7. Ragab AA, Lavish SA, Banks MA, Goldberg VM, Greenfield EM (1998) Osteoclast differentiation requires ascorbic acid. J Bone Miner Res 13:970–7. Ragab AA, Nalepka JL, Bi Y, Greenfield EM (2002) Cytokines synergistically induce osteoclast differentiation: support by immortalized or normal calvarial cells.

Cathepsins Many studies have linked these lysosomal cysteine proteases to osteoclast-mediated bone resorption. Much of the evidence indicates that cysteine protease inhibition can block bone resorption in vitro and in vivo [17, 19, 20, 22, 36, 46, 47, 53, 69, 72, 87, 90, 95, 99]. This includes studies where the activities of cathepsin B and cathepsin L were inhibited and resorption was slowed or stopped [22, 46, 47, 69, 87, 90, 95, 99]. In some studies, however, inhibition of either protease had only a modest or no effect on resorption [52, 64, 95, 110, 111, 118].

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