osteogenic

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os·te·o·gen·ic

 (ŏs′tē-ə-jĕn′ĭk)
adj.
1. Derived from or composed of bone-forming tissue.
2. Of or relating to osteogenesis.

os•te•o•gen•ic

(ˌɒs ti əˈdʒɛn ɪk)

adj.
1. derived from or made up of bone-forming tissue.
2. of or pertaining to osteogenesis.
[1855–60]
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Evenity is an investigational bone-forming monoclonal antibody designed to work by inhibiting the activity of sclerostin, which enables Evenity to increase bone formation and reduce bone resorption simultaneously.
The company said the EVENITY (romosozumab) is an investigational bone-forming monoclonal antibody and is designed to work by inhibiting the activity of sclerostin, which enables EVENITY to increase bone formation and reduce bone resorption simultaneously.
DALLAS, Texas, December 13, 2016 -- Scientists at the Children's Medical Center Research Institute at UT Southwestern (CRI) have discovered a new bone-forming growth factor, osteolectin (Clec11a), which reverses osteoporosis in mice and has implications for regenerative medicine.
Current treatments of bone defects depend on a functional population of bone-forming (osteogenic cells) to mediate the process of bone regeneration.
Fibrous dysplasia is a non inherited skeletal disorder in which bone-forming cells fail to mature and produce too much fibrous or connective tissue.
His topics include establishing and maintaining osseo-integration within the functional matrix, using developing teeth to generate bone, bone-forming constructs for major skeletal reconstruction, and comparing mechanical and virtual surgical planning.
The cells are processed in a laboratory to turn them into bone-forming cells, and then injected through the skin into the faulty hip bone tissue to 'regrow' it.
Our findings suggest the compound stimulates bone-forming cells within the body.
Our lab researches mechanisms by which cadmium induces apoptosis in bone-forming osteoblasts.
A year-long, double-blind study, presented at the 2011 European Congress on Osteoporosis and Osteoarthritis, found that strontium ranelate "exerts significantly greater bone-forming activity than the bisphosphonate alendronate [Fosamax]," writes Megan Brooks for Medscape.
The Karolinska's research team said more research is required to confirm the success of the grafts and are hopeful that injection of bone-forming stem cells in utero can help prevent future [TEXT INCOMPLETE IN ORIGINAL SOURCE]
The biomineralized nanoclays also impart osteogenic or bone-forming abilities to the scaffold to enable birth of bone," said Dr.