Journal article icon

Journal article

Suggestive linkage of the parathyroid receptor type 1 to osteoporosis.

Abstract:

We have investigated the role of 23 candidate genes in the control of bone mineral density (BMD) by linkage studies in families of probands with osteoporosis (lumbar spine [LS] or femoral neck [FN] BMD T score < -2.5) and low BMD relative to an age- and gender-matched cohort (Z score < -2.0). One hundred and fifteen probands (35 male, 80 female) and 499 of their first- or second-degree relatives (223 males and 276 females) were recruited for the study. BMD was measured at the LS and FN ...

Expand abstract

Actions


Access Document


Authors


Journal:
Journal of bone and mineral research : the official journal of the American Society for Bone and Mineral Research
Volume:
14
Issue:
12
Pages:
1993-1999
Publication date:
1999-12-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1523-4681
ISSN:
0884-0431
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:95853
UUID:
uuid:22a9ee06-0484-4d90-a5a9-314829cc9580
Local pid:
pubs:95853
Source identifiers:
95853
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP