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Intrauterine programming of bone. Part 1: alteration of the osteogenic environment.

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UNLABELLED: Osteoporosis is believed to partly be programmed in utero. Rat dams were given a low protein diet during pregnancy and 135 offspring studied at different ages. Bone biochemistry showed altered characteristics. Altered in utero diet has consequences for later life. INTRODUCTION: Epidemiological studies suggest skeletal growth is programmed during intrauterine and early postnatal life. We have investigated this in a rat model of maternal protein insufficiency. METHODS: Dams received...

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10.1007/s00198-007-0443-8

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, NDORMS
Role:
Author
Journal:
Osteoporosis international : a journal established as result of cooperation between the European Foundation for Osteoporosis and the National Osteoporosis Foundation of the USA
Volume:
19
Issue:
2
Pages:
147-156
Publication date:
2008-02-05
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EISSN:
1433-2965
ISSN:
0937-941X
URN:
uuid:4b05ab21-0971-48af-8d23-a3185e121f44
Source identifiers:
126098
Local pid:
pubs:126098

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