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Synonyms for bone

to study or work hard, especially when pressed for time

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Synonyms for bone

rigid connective tissue that makes up the skeleton of vertebrates

the porous calcified substance from which bones are made

a shade of white the color of bleached bones

study intensively, as before an exam

consisting of or made up of bone

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This might be due to early recognition of collagen by osteoblasts resulting in subsequent increase in rate of bone deposition.
29) Osteoconductive bone grafts provide a framework that stimulates bone deposition, but they do not induce new bone formation.
Levels of collagen byproducts and the other proteins can be measured to determine rates of bone deposition during therapy for osteoporosis.
1 The micro- architectural changes that take place in osteoporosis are because of imbalance in bone resorption by the osteoclasts and bone deposition by the osteoblasts.
At a cellular level, osteoblasts are responsible for new bone deposition while osteoclasts are necessary for bone breakdown.
Continuous bone deposition, compress and obliterate the blood vessels, wherever this compression occurs the blood supply to bone is lost, bone loses its viability, prone for infection to develop osteomyelitis.
The mechanism for hepatic calcification in a patient with thalassemia major and hypoparathyroidism may be altered calcium and phosphorus hemostasis due to increased intestinal absorption and decreased bone deposition, leading to metastatic calcification, maybe superimposed on a damaged liver parenchyma affected by hemochromatosis and post-HCV hepatic cirrhosis.
In this situation bone resorption is seen on the pressure side and bone deposition on the tension side.
Guggenheim and Cohen reported that bone spurs are caused by periosteal irritation and new bone deposition responding to increased forces exerted by the muscle bundles.
Women on the insufficient diet had significantly lower thyroid hormone, insulin-like growth factor-1 and markers of bone deposition.