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Signaling pathway could be key to improved osteoporosis treatment

20:00 EDT 18 Oct 2016 | AAAS

(Massachusetts General Hospital) A molecular signaling pathway identified by an international research team could be the basis of improved treatment for osteoporosis. In their report, the investigators describe how suppressing the activity of a specific enzyme not only increased bone formation in mice but also reduced levels of the cells responsible for bone breakdown.

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