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Osteocytes mapped for the first time

The researchers from the Garvan Institute of Medical Research have mapped the Osteocytes for the first time. Osteocytes They are oblate shaped bone cells. They are found in bone tissues. They live as long as the organism lives. There are more than 42 billion Osteocytes in human body. The Osteocytes do not divide. Their average ..




2019 edition of World Osteoporosis Day (WOD)

The International Osteoporosis Foundation observes the World Osteoporosis Day (WOD) every year on October 20th to raise global awareness on prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis and metabolic bone disease. The 2019 theme is ‘Love your bones and Protect your future’.