How to Select Your Animal Model for Osteoporosis Research

  • A. Simon Turner


The rising burden of osteoporotic fractures increases morbidity and mortality in the aging population, imposing a significant cost on society.


Bone Mineral Density Bone Loss Large Animal Postmenopausal Bone Loss Iliac Crest Biopsy 
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Acknowledgments I am grateful to Drs. Sue VandeWoude and Ann Wagner, Colorado State University, for helpful suggestions for this chapter.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Clinical SciencesColorado State UniversityFort CollinsUSA

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