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Bone Cells

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osteogenic cells
stem cells
osteogenic cells
calcitriol causes these cells to differentiate into osteoclasts
osteoblasts
bone building cells
osteoblasts
involved with bone deposition
osteoblasts
calcitonin causes these cells to become more active
osteoblasts
parathyroid hormone inhibits these cells from synthesizing collagen
osteoblasts
these cells should become more active when blood calcium levels are high
osteoclasts
bone resorbing cells
osteoclasts
parathyroid hormone causes these cells to become more active
osteoclasts
massive, multinucleate
osteoclasts
massive, multinucleate cells
osteocytes
bone cells encased in matrix