Medical Definition of Bone morphogenetic proteins

1. Non-collagenous factors, believed to be proteins, that occur in demineralised bone and stimulate osteogenesis. They can induce new bone formation in ectopic sites and thus have potential use in bone repair. (12 Dec 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Bone Morphogenetic Proteins

bone marrow dose
bone marrow embolism
bone marrow examination
bone marrow harvesting
bone marrow neoplasms
bone marrow purging
bone marrow suppression
bone marrow transplant
bone marrow transplantation
bone marrows
bone matrix
bone meal
bone metastases
bone metastases in kids
bone morphogenetic protein
bone morphogenetic proteins (current term)
bone nails
bone of contention
bone oil
bone phosphate
bone plate
bone plates
bone reflex
bone regeneration
bone remodeling
bone resorption
bone scan
bone scan: falsely negative metastases
bone sclerosis
bone sensibility

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