Basic and Applied Bone Biology

David B. Burr, Matthew R. Allen

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36 Scopus citations


This book provides an overview of skeletal biology from the molecular level to the organ level, including cellular control, interaction and response adaptive responses to various external stimuli the interaction of the skeletal system with other metabolic processes in the body and the effect of various disease processes on the skeleton. The book also includes chapters that address how the skeleton can be evaluated through the use of various imaging technologies, biomechanical testing, histomorphometric analysis, and the use of genetically modified animal models.

Original languageEnglish (US)
PublisherElsevier Inc.
Number of pages373
ISBN (Print)9780124160156
StatePublished - Aug 12 2013

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dentistry(all)
  • Medicine(all)

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