Chapter 96. Chapter 96. Marfan Syndrome and Related Disorders of the Connective Tissue

  1. ASBMR
  1. Emilio Arteaga-Solis1 and
  2. Francesco Ramirez2

Published Online: 23 DEC 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch96

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism

How to Cite

ASBMR (2008) Chapter 96. Marfan Syndrome and Related Disorders of the Connective Tissue, in Primer on the Metabolic Bone Diseases and Disorders of Mineral Metabolism, John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470623992.ch96

Author Information

  1. 1

    Pulmonary Medicine Division, Department of Pediatrics, Columbia University College of Physician and Surgeons, New York, New York

  2. 2

    Department of Pharmacology and Systems Therapeutics at the Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 23 DEC 2009
  2. Published Print: 18 NOV 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780977888214

Online ISBN: 9780470623992

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Keywords:

  • animal models–rodents;
  • matrix proteins;
  • noncollagenous proteins;
  • gene/genetic research;
  • knockout/in;
  • growth and;
  • development;
  • patterning of the limb;
  • modeling and remodeling;
  • molecular pathways;
  • orthopedics

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Marfan Syndrome

  • MFS Pathogenesis

  • Marfan-Related Disorders

  • Acknowledgments