2-Thiophenecarboxylic Acid: Inhibitor of Bone Resorption in Tissue Culture

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Science  09 Apr 1971:
Vol. 172, Issue 3979, pp. 163-165
DOI: 10.1126/science.172.3979.163


In tissue culture 2-thiophenecarboxylic acid inhibited both spontaneous resorption of bone and that induced by parathyroid hormone. Its action was to inhibit calcium transfer out of bone.

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