Bisphosphonates: pharmacology, mechanisms of action and clinical uses

R G G Russell, P I Croucher, M J Rogers

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227 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)S66-S80
Number of pages15
JournalOsteoporosis International
Issue numberSuppl. 2
Publication statusPublished - Apr 1999


  • mold dictyostelium-discoideum
  • GTP-binding protein
  • cells in-vitro
  • ethane-1-hydroxy-1,1-diphosphonate disodium etidronate
  • heterocycle-containing bisphosphonates
  • acute-phase response
  • bone-resorption
  • Pagets-disease
  • postmenopausal osteoporosis
  • intravenous diphosphonates

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