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Merck demonstrates Odanacatib effectiveness, ends study early

Curator: Ritu Saxena, Ph.D.

Reporters: Ritu Saxena, Ph.D. and Dr. Venkat S. Karra, Ph.D.

Merck & Co. declared yesterday, July 12 2012, that it is ending a last-stage clinical trial of the osteoporosis drug Odanacatib based on the results demonstrating the effectively in reducing the post-menopausal fracture risk. 337 more words

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Dual protection of bone by Sema3a

Curator: Ritu Saxena, Ph.D.

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Bone-protecting protein discovered

ABC Science, April 19, 2012.

A protein produced by bone cells could help in the development of better treatments for osteoporosis. 1,042 more words

Disease Biology, Small Molecules In Development Of Therapeutic Drugs

Free talk 7th September on Bone Health in Regents Park, London

Join me Wednesday evening at the NutriCentre in Regents Park, London, for an evening free lecture in the book shop on Nutrients and Bone Health… 97 more words

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Breaking Bones

Bone has two major functions as a lever and as a spring.

Humans have flexible bones in order to absorb energy through deformation without cracking. Bone stiffness resists bending without cracking. 203 more words

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