Calcified Tissue International

, Volume 65, Issue 5, pp 414–415 | Cite as

Does Colchicine Really Induce Bone Formation in the Rodent Bone Marrow? Yes, it Does

  • GianFranco Caselli
  • Simonetta Fiorentino
  • Mara Riminucci
  • Alessandro Corsi
  • Paolo Bianco
Letter to the Editor

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© Springer-Verlag New York Inc. 1999

Authors and Affiliations

  • GianFranco Caselli
    • 1
  • Simonetta Fiorentino
    • 2
  • Mara Riminucci
    • 3
  • Alessandro Corsi
    • 3
  • Paolo Bianco
    • 3
  1. 1.Research Center Dompé S.p.A., L’AquilaItaly
  2. 2.Consorzio BIOLAQ, L’AquilaItaly
  3. 3.Department of Experimental MedicineUniversity of L’AquilaL’AquilaItaly

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