Anabolic action of parathyroid hormone (PTH) does not compromise bone matrix mineral composition or maturation
Christina Vrahnas, Thomas A Pearson, Athena R Brunt, Mark R Forwood, Keith R Bambery, Mark J Tobin, T John Martin, Natalie A Sims
Bone | ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC | Published : 2016
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia)
The authors gratefully acknowledge Mrs. Ingrid Poulton for expert technical assistance, Dr. Michael Gorman for advice on collagen structure, Dr. Eleftherios P Paschalis for help with spectral curvefitting, Drs Adele Boskey and Ljudmila Spevak for initial FTIR advice. This work was supported by National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia) Project Grant 1042129. N.A.S. is supported by a National Health and Medical Research Council (Australia) Senior Research Fellowship. St. Vincent's Institute is supported by the Victorian Government's Operational Infrastructure Support Programme. sETIRM data collection was undertaken on the infrared microspectroscopy (IRM) beamline at the Australian Synchrotron, Victoria, Australia.