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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It is suggested that three circumstances, including osteogenic precursor cell, an inducing agent and tissues predisposing osteogenesis, are required for the formation of HO (6).
The osteogenic precursor cell is likely a mesenchymal pluripotent stem cell with the ability to differentiate into bone.
5) Chalmers et al proposed that three conditions are needed for this transformation to occur: the presence of inducing agents, osteogenic precursor cells, and a permissive environment.