Search for dissertations about: "Andrei S Chagin"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Andrei S Chagin.

  1. 1. Effect of estrogen on longitudinal bone growth

    Author : Andrei S Chagin; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; Growth plate; chondrocytes; estrogen receptors; androgen; tamoxifen.;

    Abstract : Longitudinal bone growth occurs at the growth plate, a thin layer of cartilage between the epiphysis and the metaphysis of long bones. In the growth plate resting chondrocytes proliferate, differentiate into a hypertrophic form, and finally become terminal hypertrophic chondrocytes before giving rise to bone. READ MORE