stephen_young at hotmail.com
Wed Apr 8 10:40:19 EST 1998
Yes, adult bone still grow, but different from children. The bone won't
growth in length, however, it will increase in mass and thickness.
Vivek Gargav wrote in message <351ADCFE.43C2624F at virgin.net>...
>I don't know if this will be much help or of any relevance, but whilst
>studying for my MSc at the University of Newcastle in the UK, I heard
>that there was a group that was looking into the possibility of
>mitochondrial dysfunction leading to osteoporoesis. I do not think that
>they had managed to retrieve any solid results during my year at the
>university, however it does sound like an interesting possibility?
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