Princeton University Library Catalog

Fundamentals of osteoporosis / [edited by] Robert Marcus ... [et al.].

Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Burlington, Mass. ; London : Academic Press, c2010.
Description:
xi, 537 p. : ill. ; 29 cm.
Notes:
"All chapters were originally published in volume 1 of Osteoporosis, 3rd edition, [edited] by Robert Marcus"--T.p. verso.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Ch. 1. The Bone Organ System: Form and Function / Elise F. Morgan, George L. Barnes and Thomas A. Einhorn -- Ch. 2. The Nature of Osteoporosis / Robert Marcus and Mary L. Bouxsein -- Ch. 3. Skeletal Heterogeneity and the Purposes of Bone Remodeling / A. M. Parfitt -- Ch. 4. Osteoblast Biology / Jane B. Lian and Gary S. Stein -- Ch. 5. Osteoclast Biology / Harry C. Blair, Scott Simonet, David L. Lacey and Mone Zaidi -- Ch. 6. Osteocytes / Lynda F. Bonewald -- Ch. 7. The Regulatory Role of Matrix Proteins in Mineralization of Bone / Wei Zhu, Pamela G. Robey and Adele L. Boskey -- Ch. 8. Development of the Skeleton / Sylvain Provot, Ernestina Schipani, Joy Wu and Henry Kronenberg -- Ch. 9. Mouse Genetics as a Tool to Study Bone Development and Physiology / Clifford J. Rosen and Wesley G. Beamer -- Ch. 10. Parathyroid Hormone and Parathyroid Hormone-Related Protein / Robert A. Nissenson -- Ch. 11. Vitamin D: Biology, Action, and Clinical Implications / David Feldman, Peter J. Malloy, Aruna V. Krishnan and Eva Balint -- Ch. 12. Regulation of Bone Cell Function by Estrogens / Barry S. Komm, Boris Cheskis and Peter V. N. Bodine -- Ch. 13. Androgens and Skeletal Biology: Basic Mechanisms / Kristine M. Wiren -- Ch. 14. Phosphatonins / Peter J. Tebben, Theresa J. Berndt and Rajiv Kumar -- Ch. 15. Wnt Signaling in Bone / Mark L. Johnson and Robert R. Recker -- Ch. 16. Cytokines and Bone Remodeling / Gregory R. Mundy, Babatunde Oyajobi, Gloria Gutierez, Julie Sterling, Susan Padalecki, Florent Elefteriou and Ming Zhao -- Ch. 17. Skeletal Growth Factors / Ernesto Canalis -- Ch. 18. Intercellular Communication during Bone Remodeling / T. John Martin and Gideon A. Rodan.
Subject(s):
Osteoporosis [Browse]
Other title(s):
Osteoporosis.
ISBN:
  • 9780123750983 (hbk.)
  • 0123750989 (hbk.)
OCLC:
434564016
Related name:
RCP:
C - S