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Synonyms for bone

to study or work hard, especially when pressed for time


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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NELL-1, when given systemically, does not appear to induce ectopic bone.
25 [micro]g of BMP-2 induced well-differentiated ectopic bone in the quadriceps muscle in the mice with SCI, which is similar to the HO seen in patients.
Calcium phosphates compounds in conjunction with hydrogel as carrier for BMP-2: a study on ectopic bone formation in rats.
7) It is most commonly found in athletes in contact sports but ectopic bone formation is also a frequent complication in approximately 19% of total hip arthroplasties.
15) Ectopic bone has been reported to be variable in nature, (16) metabolically active (16) and results in mature osseous growth in the neighboring soft tissue (17) (Figure 2).
BMP-2, as the prototype of the bone morphogenetic proteins, induces bone regeneration and ectopic bone formation in adult vertebrates (Reddi, 1997, 1998) and determines important steps during early embryogenesis and limb/wing development in animals (Hogan, 1996).
Other side effects associated with INFUSE Bone Graft off-label use include uncontrolled bone growth, ectopic bone growth, inflammatory cyst formation, cancer, paralysis, difficulty swallowing and difficulty speaking.
However, the absence of a control over the growth factor surface density and adhesion of cells induce side effects such as ectopic bone formation.
1, 5, 6, 8) Ectopic bone can develop from immature osteoid in a matter of weeks.
Ectopic bone formation has been described to occur in the neural foramen and the central canal after BMP use.
Birds were euthanatized at 1, 4, 6, 8, 10, and 12 weeks after surgery to evaluate whether ectopic bone had formed at the implant sites.
A minority of combat amputees eventually require surgical excision of the ectopic bone to relieve their HO symptoms [1-2].
Urist & Strates (1971) identified it as a growth factor protein that induces ectopic bone formation and named it bone morphogenetic protein (BMP).