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Methods in Bone Biology in Animals: Biochemical Markers

  • Markus Herrmann
Chapter

Abstract

Osteoporosis represents a chronic disease, which is usually preceded by an extended period of time during which bone metabolism is already disturbed. In humans this period can last for more than a decade.

Keywords

Bone Resorption Bone Turnover Strontium Ranelate Bone Resorption Marker Bone Formation Marker 
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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Ageing Bone Research Centre, Sydney Medical School – Nepean CampusThe University of SydneyPenrithAustralia

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