Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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Hogendoorn, P. C., Bovée, J. V., Karperien, M. and Cleton-Jansen, A.-M. 2006. Skeletogenesis: Genetics. eLS. .
- Published Online: 27 JAN 2006
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Skeletogenesis is a tightly regulated process during fetal, postnatal and pubertal growth, finely orchestrated by transcription factors and consecutive signaling pathways and controlled by delicate feedback loops. There is an increasing awareness of the role of these processes during tumorigenesis of primary bone tumors.
- bone neoplasm;
- growth regulation;
- bone formation;