osteogenesis


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osteogenesis

[¦äs·tē·ō′jen·ə·səs]
(physiology)
Formation or histogenesis of bone.
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The increasing osteocalcin amount showed the osteogenesis capacity of fibroblasts induced by fibronectin.
The technique of transformational osteogenesis is also described by Ilizarov, which involves the mechanical stimulation of pathologic bony interfaces through variations in compression and distraction to induce osteogenesis and regenerate normal bony continuity [15, 33, 34].
Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI) is a genetic disorder signified by increased bone fragility and low bone mass.
Osteogenesis imperfecta type III: Delineation of the phenotype with reference to genetic heterogeneity.
Conclusion: Corkscrew tipped telescopic nail is a safe and effective method of fixation in patients with osteogenesis imperfecta.
This study has evaluated and compared in vitro an experimental [beta]-TCP with two commercially available bone substitutes through indicators of osteogenesis, cytotoxicity and genotoxicity of osteoblast-like cells in indirect contact with these materials.
He had always thought it was osteoporosis but that diagnosis was revised to osteogenesis imperfecta.
The process of distraction osteogenesis was intensively investigated in the 20th Century both by basic research and clinical studies.
Key words: fracture, misaligned ossification, distraction osteogenesis, orthopedics, mandible, rhinotheca, avian, mute swan, Cygnus olor
Conclusion: Local injection of osteoformin was effective in the craniomaxillofacial distraction osteogenesis in rabbits.
The ability of NELL-1 to activate Wnt signaling suggests potential utility in conditions such as osteoporosis, where the balance between osteogenesis versus adipogenesis and the balance between bone deposition versus resorption is perturbed to favor bone loss, said Dr.
Osteogenesis imperfecta (OI), also known as brittle bone disease or Lobstein syndrome, is characterized by blue or gray sclerae, variable short stature, dentinogenesis imperfecta, hearing loss, and recurrent fractures.