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Compact Bone in Chinese and Japanese

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Science  27 Mar 1964:
Vol. 143, Issue 3613, pp. 1439-1440
DOI: 10.1126/science.143.3613.1439

Abstract

Measurements in vivo of compact bone in individuals of Chinese and Japanese ancestry, whether American-born or born abroad, show them to have less compact bone per unit length than Americans of European ancestry.