bone growth

Stephen Young stephen_young at
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.

Stephen Young

Vivek Gargav wrote in message <351ADCFE.43C2624F at>...
>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?
>Vivek Gargav

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