Task Bone Recovery Potential After Bisphosphonate and PTH Treatment of Disuse Osteoporosis (Completed)
Last Published:  07/30/21 01:05:34 PM (Central)
Short Title: Disuse Osteoporosis
Responsible HRP Element: Human Health Countermeasures
Collaborating Org(s):
National Space Biomedical Research Institute (NSBRI)
Funding Status: Completed - Task completed and produced a deliverable
Procurement Mechanism(s):
Solicited
Aims:
  1. Examine whether bone that remains after bisphosphonate-treatment during long-term immobilization can recover its architecture and mechanical function after restoration of mechanical usage (remobilization).
  2. Assess whether addition of anabolic PTH during immobilization will improve recovery of disuse bone.
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