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  • Fernando Lecanda, Pamela M. Warlow, Sharmin Sheikh, Federico Furlan, Thomas H. Steinberg, Roberto Civitelli
  • Medicine, Biology
  • The Journal of cell biology
  • 2000 (First Publication: 13 November 2000)
  • Connexin(Cx)43 is the major gap junction protein present in osteoblasts. We have shown that overexpression of Cx45 in osteoblasts expressing endogenous Cx43 leads to decreased cell–cell communicationExpand
  • D. Chung, C. H. Castro, +6 authors R. Civitelli
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of Cell Science
  • 2006 (First Publication: 15 October 2006)
  • Connexin43 (Cx43) is involved in bone development, but its role in adult bone homeostasis remains unknown. To overcome the postnatal lethality of Cx43 null mutation, we generated mice with selectiveExpand
  • Susan K. Grimston, Daniel B. Goldberg, Marcus P Watkins, Michael D. Brodt, Matthew J Silva, Roberto Civitelli
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Journal of bone and mineral research : the…
  • 2011 (First Publication: 1 September 2011)
  • We have shown previously that the effect of mechanical loading on bone depends in part on connexin43 (Cx43). To determine whether Cx43 is also involved in the effect of mechanical unloading, we haveExpand