Transdifferentiation of adipocytes to osteoblasts: potential for orthopaedic treatment.
School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Science, Curtin University, Bentley, Perth, WA, Australia.
Curtin Biosciences Research Precinct, Bentley, Perth, WA, Australia.
- Published Article
The Journal of pharmacy and pharmacology
- Publication Date
Mar 01, 2018
Furthermore, due to the possibility of a novel therapy in the treatment of bone conditions, a number of agents with the potential to induce adipo-to-osteoblast transdifferentiation have been investigated such as all-trans retinoic acid, bone morphogenetic protein-9 and vascular endothelial growth factor.
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