Cathepsin K Controls Cortical Bone Formation by Degrading Periostin

Nicolas Bonnet (1), Julia Brun (1), Jean-Charles Rousseau (2,3), Le T Duong (4), Serge L Ferrari (1)

March 21 2017

1 Division of Bone Diseases, Department of Internal Medicine Specialties, Geneva University Hospital & Faculty of Medicine, Geneva, Switzerland
2 INSERM, UMR 1033, Lyon, France
3 Université of Lyon, Villeurbanne, France
4 Department of Bone Biology, Merck & Co., Kenilworth, NJ, USA


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