September 16, 2020
Because of bone's natural self-healing abilities, it has provided regenerative medicine with some of its earliest successes. However, as with many tissues, the defects that can be treated are currently limited in size.
September 27, 2018
A recent open-access mouse study published by Xi'an Institute of Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine scientists in the journal Bone Research describes how the ALPL gene affects bone aging and suggests that metformin might constitute a viable therapeutic option to prevent it . Study abstract Mutations in the liver/bone/kidney alkaline phosphatase (Alpl) gene cause hypophosphatasia...