Though it is proposed that osteocytes have several functions in bone metabolism, only limited definite information including results of calcium regulation has been forthcoming. We demonstrate here for the first time that the concentration of divalent cations, such as calcium, nickel and cadmium, directly regulates the cytosolic calcium concentration in osteocytes.
|Number of pages||6|
|Journal||Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications|
|Publication status||Published - Oct 31 1994|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Biology
- Cell Biology