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Activation of FGF receptors is a new mechanism by which strontium ranelate induces osteoblastic cell growth

Published in Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry. 2011, vol. 27, no. 3-4, p. 243-50
Abstract Strontium ranelate (SrRan) is an anti-osteoporotic treatment that reduces the risk of vertebral and hip fractures. Recent in vitro studies suggest that the effect of strontium ranelate on osteoblastic cell growth likely involves two processes including activation of the calcium sensing receptor (CaSR) and a yet undefined mechanism. In the present study, we investigated the CaSR-independent molecular mechanism by which SrRan stimulates osteoblast growth.
Keywords AnimalsBone Density Conservation Agents/pharmacologyCell Proliferation/drug effectsCells, CulturedMembrane Proteins/genetics/metabolismMiceMice, Inbred C57BLMitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 1/genetics/metabolismMitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 3/genetics/metabolismOrganometallic Compounds/pharmacologyOsteoblasts/cytology/drug effects/metabolismProto-Oncogene Proteins c-akt/genetics/metabolismReceptors, Calcium-Sensing/agonists/metabolismReceptors, Fibroblast Growth Factor/antagonists & inhibitors/metabolismSignal TransductionThiophenes/pharmacologyP38 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases/genetics/metabolism
PMID: 21471713
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Research groups Inflammation et allergie (874)
Fonction ostéoblastique (65)
Project FNS: 310030-127638
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CAVERZASIO, Joseph, THOUVEREY, Cyril. Activation of FGF receptors is a new mechanism by which strontium ranelate induces osteoblastic cell growth. In: Cellular Physiology and Biochemistry, 2011, vol. 27, n° 3-4, p. 243-50. https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:25406

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