We've updated our Privacy Policy to make it clearer how we use your personal data.

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience, read our Cookie Policy

Up to 800% Increase in Bone Mass Observed After Receptor Deletion

News   Jan 18, 2019 | Original story by UCLA

 
Interference with Estrogen Signaling Sends Bone Formation into Overdrive

Weak and porous bones in an aging female mouse, left, and stronger, denser bones at right in a mouse of the same age after signal blocking. Image credit: Candice Herber, UC San Francisco

 
 
 

RELATED ARTICLES

Ketone Bodies Help Maintain a Large Pool of Adult Intestinal Stem Cells

News

Researchers at MIT have discovered an unexpected finding of consuming a ketogenic diet. Ketone bodies are known to activate signaling pathways implicated in stem cell differentiation. In a mouse model, they have shown that high levels of ketone bodies help the intestine to maintain a large pool of adult stem cells. These stem cells contribute to keeping the lining of the intestine healthy.

READ MORE

Storing Complex “Memories” in the DNA of Living Cells

News

Using a technique that can precisely edit DNA bases, MIT researchers have created a way to store complex "memories" in the DNA of living cells, including human cells.

READ MORE

Cell Suicide Could Hold Key for Brain Health and Food Security

News

Research into the self-destruction of cells in humans and plants could lead to treatments for neurodegenerative brain diseases and the development of disease-resistant plants.

READ MORE

 

Like what you just read? You can find similar content on the communities below.

Biopharma Drug Discovery Neuroscience

To personalize the content you see on Technology Networks homepage, Log In or Subscribe for Free

LOGIN SUBSCRIBE FOR FREE