Abstract Categories

The abstract categories for ECTS 2016 are as follows:

  • Arthritis and other joint diseases: translational and clinical
  • Biochemical testing
  • Bone biomechanics and quality
  • Bone development/growth and fracture repair
  • Bone marrow
  • Bone matrix
  • Calciotropic and phosphotropic hormones and mineral metabolism
  • Cancer and bone: basic, translational and clinical
  • Cell biology: osteoblasts and bone formation
  • Cell biology: osteoclasts and bone resorption
  • Cell biology: Osteocytes, mechanobiology
  • Chondrocytes and cartilage
  • Energy metabolism and bone, fat and bone, diabetes
  • Genetics & Epigenetics
  • Muscle, physical activity and bone
  • Nutrition
  • Osteoporosis: evaluation and imaging
  • Osteoporosis: pathophysiology and epidemiology
  • Osteoporosis: treatment
  • Other diseases of bone and mineral metabolism
  • Paediatric bone disease
  • Preclinical and ex vivo imaging
  • Steroid hormones and receptors
  • INVITED PROGRAM SPEAKER