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Synonyms for resorption

the organic process in which the substance of some differentiated structure that has been produced by the body undergoes lysis and assimilation

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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.
Upon approval in Europe, EVENITY will be a novel osteoporosis treatment that increases bone formation and reduces bone resorption simultaneously to increase bone mineral density (BMD) and reduce the risk of fracture.
Inflammation plays a role in bone resorption, and it is thought that dried plums decrease bone resorption by inhibiting inflammation.
Researchers concluded calcium administered during pregnancy and the early postpartum period, to women with intakes around adequacy, was associated with reduced bone resorption and, thus, may constitute a practical intervention to prevent transient skeletal loss associated with childbearing.
13 Although there are giant nasolabial cysts reported in the literature the important aspect of this case is that it was complicated by infection facial deformity and bone resorption.
Sitton Professor of the Department of Nutrition, Food and Exercise Sciences and Director of the Center for Advancing Exercise and Nutrition Research on Aging (CAENRA) in the College of Human Sciences, was due, in part, to the ability of dried plums to suppress the rate of bone resorption, or the breakdown of bone, which tends to exceed the rate of new bone growth as people age.
The finite element model for bone resorption was shown in Figure 2.
Indeed, they lowered renal calcium excretion and bone resorption in short and medium term trials and they could be of particular interest in the prevention of osteoporosis in addition to calcium-rich waters.
As expected, urinary collagen type I cross-linked N-telopeptide, a biomarker of bone resorption, increased with placebo, compared with a significant 47% decrease with odanacatib.
2011) with two studies of young males and females reporting increased bone formation markers but no changes in markers of bone resorption after 8 weeks of training.
A recent study at Florida State University found that dried plums (prunes) suppress bone resorption (breakdown), thus aiding in fracture prevention and osteoporosis.
Drugs that promote or retard orthodontic tooth movement 1 Promoter drugs: These agents basically enhance bone resorption.
Osteoporosis is often treated with drugs that inhibit bone resorption, such as alendronate, or drugs that stimulate bone formation, such as parathyroid hormone (PTH).
There is some evidence indicating that vitamin K2 prevents bone resorption in ovariectomized rats, retards the increase in bone turnover in orchidectomized rats, ameliorates the increase in bone resorption and decrease in bone formation in sciatic neurectomized rats, and prevents the decrease in bone formation in glucocorticoid-treated rats.
Accelerated bone remodeling at menopause is mainly due to the increased levels of both bone resorption (up to 150%) and bone formation markers (up to 100%) leads to an imbalance in bone remodeling [1,2,3].