Bone microstructure in juvenile chimpanzees.

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The growth, development, and maintenance of bone are influenced by genetic and environmental variables. Understanding variability in bone microstructure among primates may help illuminate the factors influencing the number and size of secondary osteons. The purpose of this study is to assess the bone microstructure in 8 humeral and 12 femoral sections of 12… (More)
DOI: 10.1002/ajpa.20959

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