María de Los Angeles Gómez-Rodríguez

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OBJECTIVES Osteoprotegerin (OPG) is a decoy receptor that binds RANK-ligand (RANKL) and prevents osteoclast activation. Oestrogens, androgens, corticosteroids, parathyroid hormone (PTH), vitamin D, and several cytokines exert their effects on bone modulating the OPG/RANKL system. Since these substances become altered in chronic alcoholic liver disease, we(More)
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