Suppression of bone turnover by B-cell depletion in patients with rheumatoid arthritis

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  2. Gill Wheater
  3. Dr Vanessa Hogan
  4. Emeritus Professor Roger Francis
  5. Dr Harish Datta
  6. Professor Jaap Van Laar
Author(s)Wheater G, Hogan V, Teng Y, Tekstra J, Lafeber F, Huizinga T, Bijlsma J, Francis RM, Tuck S, Datta HK, vanLaar J
Publication type Article
JournalOsteoporosis International
Year2011
Volume22
Issue12
Pages3067-3072
ISSN (print)0937-941X
ISSN (electronic)1433-2965
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–cell depletion increases bone formation and decreases bone resorption in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients; this may be a direct effect on osteoblasts and osteoclasts, respectively, and be at least partially explained by the decreased inflammation and disease activity.
PublisherSpringer
URLhttp://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00198-011-1607-0
DOI10.1007/s00198-011-1607-0
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