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Bone Biology References
Reference Texts

Carter, DR and Beaupre (2001) Skeletal Function an Form: Mechanobiology of Skeletal Development, Aging and Regeneration. Cambridge University Press: Cambridge.

Cowin, SC (Ed.) (2001) Bone Mechanics Handbook. 2nd Edition. CRC Press: Boca Raton.

Currey, JD (2002) Bones: Structure and Mechanics.Princeton University Press: Princeton.

Martin, RB, Burr, DB and Sharkey, NA (1998) Skeletal Tissue Mechanics. Springer: New York.

Review Papers

Burr, DB (2002) Bone material properties and mineral matrix contributions to fracture risk or age in women and men. J Musculoskel Neuron Interact 2(3):201-204. PDF

Rosen, CJ (2003) Restoring Aging Bones. Scientific American. March 2003. PDF

Seeman, E (1997) From density to structure: Growing up and growing old on the surfaces of bone. J Bone Miner Res 12(4):509-521.

Tosi, L and Lane, JM (1998). Osteoporosis Prevention and the Orthopedic Surgeon: When Fracture Care is not enough. J. Bone Joint Surg. Am. 80(11)1567-1569. PDF

Turner, CH (2002) Biomechanics of Bone: Determinants of skeletal fragility and bone quality. Osteoporosis Int 13:97-104 PDF

Turner, RT, Bolander, ME, Sarkar, G, An, KN, Maran, A and Ritman, EL (2001) An integrated approach to assess structure-to-function relationships in the skeleton. J Musculoskel Neuron Interact 2(1):3-8. PDF

Research Papers:

Coooper, D.M.L., Turinsky, A.L., Sensen, C.W. and Halgrimsson, B. (2003) Quantitative 3d analysis of the canal network in cortical bone by micro-computed tomography. The Anatomical Record (The New Anatomist) 274B: 169-179. PDF

Goldman, H.M., Bromage, T.G., Thomas, C.D.L. and Clement, J.G. (2003a). Preferred Collagen Fiber Orientation at the Human Mid-Shaft Femur. The Anatomical Record.272A: 434-445. PDF

Goldman, H.M., Bromage, T.G., Boyde, A., Thomas, C.D.L. and Clement, J.G. (2003b). Intrapopulation Variability in Mineralization Density at the Human Femoral Mid-Shaft. J Anat 203: 243-255. PDF

Jepsen, KJ, Pennington, DE, Lee, Ying-Lung, Warman, M and Nadeau, J (2001) Bone brittleness varies with genetic background in A/J and C57BL/6J Inbred Mice. J Bone Mineral Res 16(10):1854-1862. PDF

Misof, BM, Roschger, P, Cosman, F, Kurland, ES, Tesch, W, Messmer, P, Dempster, DW, Nieves, J, Shane, E, Fratzl, P, Klaushofer, K, Bilezikian, J and Lindsay, R (2003) Effects of intermittent parathyroid hormone administration on bone mineralization density in iliac crest biopsies from patients with osteoporosis: A paired study before and after treatment. J Clin Endocrin Metab 88(3):1150-1156. PDF

Paschalis, EP, Boskey, AL, Kassem, M and Eriksen, EF (2003) Effect of Hormone replacement therapy on bone quality in early postmenopausal women. J Bone Miner Res 18(6):955-959. PDF

Roschger, P, Rinnerthaler, S, Yates, J, Rodan, GA, Fratzl, P and Klaushofer, K (2001) Alendronate increases degree and uniformity of mineralization in Cancellous bone and decreases porosity in cortical bone of osteoporotic women. Bone 29:185-191. PDF

Schaffler, M. B., Choi, K. and Milgrom, C. (1995) Aging and matrix microdamage accumulation in human compact bone. Bone 17:521-25.

Vashishth, D., Verborgt, O., Divine, G., Schaffler, M. B and Fyhrie, D. P.(2000) Decline in osteocytes lacunar density in human cortical bone tissue is associated with accumulation of microcracks with age. Bone 26: 375-80. PDF

Zioupos, P. (2000) Accumulation of in vivo fatigue microdamage and its relation to biomechanical properties in ageing human cortical bone. Journal of Microscopy 201:270-278. PDF