NASA Created a Test To Detect Early Osteoporosis

U.S. scientists have developed a new urine test that can detect early stages of osteoporosis, according to a study published by the University of Arizona and NASA. NASA conducts these studies because astronauts in microgravity experience skeletal unloading and suffer bone loss...

Taiwan Researchers Discover Protein that Causes Osteoporosis

Researchers from the University of Cheng Kung, Taiwan discovered that the protein interleukin (IL-20) causes the osteoporosis deficiency that affect the bones. The team of Ming-Shi Chang, professor of the Biochemistry Department and Molecular Biology of the university made the...