Osteoblasts

Known as: Osteoblast, cells osteoblast, cells osteoblasts 
Bone-forming cells which secrete an EXTRACELLULAR MATRIX. HYDROXYAPATITE crystals are then deposited into the matrix to form bone.
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2017
Review
2017
After discovering that lack of Sost/sclerostin expression is the cause of the high bone mass human syndromes Van Buchem disease… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
The broad expression of the insulin receptor suggests that the spectrum of insulin function has not been fully described. A cell… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Osteoblasts and chondrocytes are involved in building up the vertebrate skeleton and are thought to differentiate from a common… (More)
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2005
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2005
Inactivation of beta-catenin in mesenchymal progenitors prevents osteoblast differentiation; inactivation of Lrp5, a gene… (More)
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2005
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2005
Chondrocytes and osteoblasts are two primary cell types in the skeletal system that are differentiated from common mesenchymal… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Based on the fact that aging is associated with a reciprocal decrease of osteogenesis and an increase of adipogenesis in bone… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
We have identified a novel zinc finger-containing transcription factor, called Osterix (Osx), that is specifically expressed in… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
Glucocorticoid-induced bone disease is characterized by decreased bone formation and in situ death of isolated segments of bone… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The osteoblast is the bone-forming cell. The molecular basis of osteoblast-specific gene expression and differentiation is… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
We have generated Cbfa1-deficient mice. Homozygous mutants die of respiratory failure shortly after birth. Analysis of their… (More)
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