The Irisin Hormone Profile and Expression in Human Bone Tissue in the Bone Healing Process in Patients

BACKGROUND Whether or not there is a relationship between the newly-discovered irisin hormone and bone healing is not yet known. The aim of this study was to investigate what effect irisin hormone has on the bone healing process. MATERIAL AND METHODS The study included 21 adult patients with a diagnosed fracture of the lower extremity (femur or tibia… CONTINUE READING