[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/1047796]
Prof Gerald Atkins
Brief description The osteocyte, the most abundant bone cell, likely plays a central role in bone biology and diseases, such as osteoporosis. The osteocyte product Sclerostin is a key regulator of bone mass. We are characterising novel pathways of sclerostin action via the expression of microRNAs.
Funding Amount $AUD 605,477.25
Funding Scheme Project Grants
Standard Project Grant