Genetics of Osteoporosis

  • Laura Masi
  • Luigi Gennari
  • Alberto Falchetti
  • Maria Luisa Brandi
Part of the Medical Science Symposia Series book series (MSSS, volume 13)


Understanding the genetic base of multifactorial diseases represents the future task for scientists in order to explain new physiopathological aspects of complex traits. One of these diseases is represented by osteoporosis (OP).


Bone Mineral Density Bone Mass Peak Bone Mass Osteoporotic Woman Intestinal Calcium Absorption 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Laura Masi
  • Luigi Gennari
  • Alberto Falchetti
  • Maria Luisa Brandi

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