A1 Journal article – refereed
The A1330V polymorphism of the low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 5 gene (LRP5) associates with low peak bone mass in young healthy men




List of Authors: Saarinen A, Valimaki VV, Valimaki MJ, Loyttyniemi E, Auro K, Uusen P, Kuris M, Lehesjoki AE, Makitie O
Publisher: ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC
Publication year: 2007
Journal: BONE
Journal name in source: BONE
Journal acronym: BONE
Volume number: 40
Issue number: 4
ISSN: 8756-3282

Abstract
Conclusion: The polymorphic valine variant at position 1330 of LRP5 was significantly associated with reduced BMC and BMD values in healthy young Finnish men. The results provide evidence for the crucial role of LRP5 in peak bone mass acquisition. (c) 2006 Elsevier Inc. All rights reserved.


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