Apr 25, 2019  
2018-2019 University Catalog 
    
2018-2019 University Catalog

BMC - 614 Bone Biology


Designed to give a graduate level overview of bone biology. Topics to be covered include material compositions, structure (bone architecture), tissue biomechanics, cells and turnover, mineralization, growth and development, serum calcium homeostasis, bone as an endocrine organ, laboratory and clinical imaging strategies, and metabolic bone diseases including osteoporosis. Retake Counts for Credit: No. Pass/No Pass Grading Allowed: No. Credit(s): 3