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European Calcified Tissue Society Congress 2014

Prague, Czech Republic
17 May 2014 - 20 May 2014

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European Calcified Tissue Society Annual Congress, 17 - 20 May 2014; Prague, Czech Republic

Late Breaking Abstracts


Endochrondral ossification, mesenchymal stem cell and Wnt pathway specific loci predict differential skeletal effects in high bone mass
1Musculoskeletal Research Unit, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK; 2University of Queensland Diamantina Institute, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; 3Royal Brisbane and Women’s Hospital, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia; 4MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit, University of Bristol, Bristol, UK.
Bisphosphonates for osteoporosis and risk of breast cancer: misleading results from observational studies
1CPMC Research Institute, San Francisco, California, USA; 2UC San Francisco, San Francisco, California, USA; 3University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA; 4University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA; 5UC San Diego, San Diego, California, USA.
Meta-analysis of randomised trials shows limited evidence to support the use of bisphosphonates for fracture prevention in osteogenesis imperfecta
1University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK; 2University of Aarhus, Aarhus, Denmark; 3University of Ioannina, Ioaninna, Greece.
Early exposure to extra vitamin D from food fortification and bone fractures in adolescents: results from the D-tect study
1Institute of Clinical Research, Odense Patient Explorative Network, University of Southern Denmark, Odense, Denmark; 2Research Unit for Dietary Studies, Institute of Preventive Medicine, Bispebjerg and Frederiksberg Hospital, Frederiksberg, Denmark; 3MRC Lifecourse Epidemiology Unit, University of Southampton, Southampton, UK; 4National Institute of Public Health, University of Southern Denmark, Copenhagen, Denmark; 5Department of Medicine M, Research Centre for Ageing and Osteoporosis, Glostrup Hospital, Glostrup, Denmark.