Identification of a serum biomarker profile that could aid early diagnosis of osteoporosis

  • Published 2008 in
    Nature Clinical Practice Endocrinology…


The key to the early diagnosis of osteoporosis is the measurement of BMD, augmented by accurate measurements of bone turnover. However, clinically assessed biochemical markers of bone turnover lack sensitivity and specificity, which prompted Bhattacharyya and colleagues to use surface-enhanced laser desorption ionization (SELDI) time-of-flight mass… (More)
DOI: 10.1038/ncpendmet0859