ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA, vol.45, no.4, pp.270-275, 2011 (Journal Indexed in SCI)
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ACTA ORTHOPAEDICA ET TRAUMATOLOGICA TURCICA
Objective: Statins stimulate bone formation by inducing the expression of bone morphogenetic proteins (BMP-2). The aim of our study was to investigate the effects of orally administered simvastatin on spinal fusion in rats.