bone cell

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Related to bone cell: bone marrow cell, cartilage cell
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Noun1.bone cell - a cell that is part of a bone
bone, os - rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates
somatic cell, vegetative cell - any of the cells of a plant or animal except the reproductive cells; a cell that does not participate in the production of gametes; "somatic cells are produced from preexisting cells";
megakaryocyte - a large bone marrow cell; regarded as the source of blood platelets
osteoclast - cell that functions in the breakdown and resorption of bone tissue
osteocyte - mature bone cell
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The company claims that, because algae plants' calcium and minerals come from seawater, its supplements are "pre-digested" and "bone cell friendly." (2) AlgaeCal claims that the body more efficiently aborbs its supplement because the product is derived from plants.
The patent will now be validated in several EU countries, which could potentially allow IP protection for its allogeneic bone cell therapy platform until 2029.
Feb 5, 2015 (SeeNews) - Belgian bone cell therapy company Bone Therapeutics said it had raised EUR 32.2 million (USD 36.8m) with investors ahead of its initial public offering (IPO) in Brussels and Paris on Friday.
The team from the University of Glasgow's Colleges of Science and Engineering and Medical, Veterinary and Life Sciences have found a reliable method to encourage bone cell growth around a new type of implant.
While hydroxyapatite encourages bone cell ingrowth, when it is porous like natural bone, it is mechanically weak.
Different types of bone cell either build up bone or break it down.
Other topics of the 15 papers include the bone-oral implant interface, the diabetic gastrointestinal tract, bone cell adhesion onto orthopedic implants, external pelvic fixation during lumbar muscle resistance exercise, and pressure sensors for running shoe fit measurement.
In conclusion, the present study shows that electrical exposure can enhance osteogenesis by increasing the bone cell density, osteoblast differentiation and collagen formation which leads to restoration in microstructural characteristics.
Bone cell loss is measured on a scale ranging from mild (Osteopenia) to more severe (Osteoporosis) that indicate the risk of a fracture.
Michaels Hospital in Toronto, Canada suggest that a natural tomato complex may not only help prevent bone loss but may actually promote new bone cell activity.
Studies will investigate the effects of consumption on bone cell turnover and bone density, as moderate consumption may prevent osteoporosis in certain age groups;