Hedgehog Coordination of Postnatal Osteoclast and Osteoblast Activities

Gregory R. Mundy, Xiangli Yang

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Abstract

The Hedgehog (Hh) pathway is important for skeletal patterning and morphogenesis during embryonic development. Papers by Ohba et al. and Mak et al. in this edition of Developmental Cell suggest that Hh signaling may exert delicate control over the activities of osteoclasts and osteoblasts, the cell types primarily responsible for bone resorption and formation.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)637-638
Number of pages2
JournalDevelopmental Cell
Volume14
Issue number5
DOIs
StatePublished - May 13 2008
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Developmental Biology
  • Cell Biology

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