Jae Yoon Jeon
Rutgers University
Messenger RNAInternal medicineEndocrinologyGlyceraldehyde 3-phosphate dehydrogenaseResorptionFemurNull miceFibrillar collagenRNABiology
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#1Marion K. Gordon (RU: Rutgers University)H-Index: 21
#2Jae Yoon Jeon (RU: Rutgers University)
Last. Francesco Ramirez (ISMMS: Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai)H-Index: 86
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Fibrillar collagens give integrity and tensile strength to many organs in the body. Collagen XXIV is a non-traditional collagen in the fibrillar collagen family. To determine what its function might be in bone, collagen XXIV knock out (KO) mice were analyzed. Since femurs of null mice at 3 and 5 months of age were found to be osteoporotic compared to WT mice, our goal was to quantify mRNAs involved in regulation of bone deposition and resorption, and determine whether the loss of collagen XXIV a...