Research Projects in Medical Sciences

Role of Two Zinc Finger Proteins, ZFP521 and ZFP423

Faculty: Roland Baron, DDS, PhD
Investigators: Kei Yamana, PhD, visiting research fellow, principal investigator
Funder(s): Teijin Pharma Limited

This research focuses on the role of two zinc finger proteins (Zfp521 and Zfp423), which have been shown to play an important role in osteoblasts and chondrocytes and are induced by PTH, in the bone anabolic response to PTH in vivo and in vitro.