K W Ng

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Affiliation: University of Melbourne
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Future developments in osteoporosis therapy
    K W Ng
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, The University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Endocr Metab Immune Disord Drug Targets 9:371-84. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Regulation of glucose metabolism and the skeleton
    Kong Wah Ng
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 75:147-55. 2011
  3. pmc Potential role of odanacatib in the treatment of osteoporosis
    Kong Wah Ng
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes and St Vincent s Institute, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Interv Aging 7:235-47. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint A novel osteoblast-derived C-type lectin that inhibits osteoclast formation
    H Zhou
    Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Hospital, and St Vincent s Institute of Medical Research, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    J Biol Chem 276:14916-23. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint Localization of RANKL (receptor activator of NF kappa B ligand) mRNA and protein in skeletal and extraskeletal tissues
    V Kartsogiannis
    Department of Medicine, The University of Melbourne and St Vincent s Institute of Medical Research, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Bone 25:525-34. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Low-intensity pulsed ultrasound stimulates a bone-forming response in UMR-106 cells
    S J Warden
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education, School of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 286:443-50. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint Structure of the 5' flanking region of the gene encoding human parathyroid-hormone-related protein (PTHrP)
    L J Suva
    St Vincent s Institute of Medical Research, Fitzroy, Australia
    Gene 77:95-105. 1989
  8. ncbi request reprint rHox: a homeobox gene expressed in osteoblastic cells
    Y Hu
    Garvan Institute of Medical Research, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Cell Biochem 59:486-97. 1995
  9. ncbi request reprint Expression of rat homeobox gene, rHOX, in developing and adult tissues in mice and regulation of its mRNA expression in osteoblasts by bone morphogenetic protein 2 and parathyroid hormone-related protein
    Y S Hu
    Department of Medicine, The University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Mol Endocrinol 12:1721-32. 1998

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Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Future developments in osteoporosis therapy
    K W Ng
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, The University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    Endocr Metab Immune Disord Drug Targets 9:371-84. 2009
    ..Any new therapy for osteoporosis must take into consideration its safety, efficacy, affordability and specificity of action...
  2. doi request reprint Regulation of glucose metabolism and the skeleton
    Kong Wah Ng
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Vic, Australia
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 75:147-55. 2011
    ..Data available from the limited number of clinical studies do not provide a sufficient body of evidence to determine whether osteocalcin or undercarboxylated osteocalcin affects glucose metabolism in humans...
  3. pmc Potential role of odanacatib in the treatment of osteoporosis
    Kong Wah Ng
    Department of Endocrinology and Diabetes and St Vincent s Institute, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Clin Interv Aging 7:235-47. 2012
    ..Ongoing studies are expected to provide information on the long-term efficacy in fracture reduction and safety of prolonged treatment with ODN...
  4. ncbi request reprint A novel osteoblast-derived C-type lectin that inhibits osteoclast formation
    H Zhou
    Department of Medicine, University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Hospital, and St Vincent s Institute of Medical Research, Fitzroy, Victoria 3065, Australia
    J Biol Chem 276:14916-23. 2001
    ..The overlapping tissue distribution of OCIL mRNA and protein with that of RANKL strongly suggests an interaction between these molecules in the skeleton and in extraskeletal tissues...
  5. ncbi request reprint Localization of RANKL (receptor activator of NF kappa B ligand) mRNA and protein in skeletal and extraskeletal tissues
    V Kartsogiannis
    Department of Medicine, The University of Melbourne and St Vincent s Institute of Medical Research, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Bone 25:525-34. 1999
    ..RANKL was also developmentally regulated, as evidenced by its expression in the intestine, liver, and lung at E15 and newborn mouse but not in the adult...
  6. ncbi request reprint Low-intensity pulsed ultrasound stimulates a bone-forming response in UMR-106 cells
    S J Warden
    Centre for Sports Medicine Research and Education, School of Physiotherapy, University of Melbourne, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 286:443-50. 2001
    ..These findings suggest that low-intensity pulsed US has a direct effect on bone formation. This may contribute to the beneficial effect of low-intensity pulsed US on fracture repair...
  7. ncbi request reprint Structure of the 5' flanking region of the gene encoding human parathyroid-hormone-related protein (PTHrP)
    L J Suva
    St Vincent s Institute of Medical Research, Fitzroy, Australia
    Gene 77:95-105. 1989
    ..This analysis of the human PTHrP gene is the first report of a PTHrP gene for any species...
  8. ncbi request reprint rHox: a homeobox gene expressed in osteoblastic cells
    Y Hu
    Garvan Institute of Medical Research, St Vincent s Hospital, Sydney, NSW, Australia
    J Cell Biochem 59:486-97. 1995
    ..These data suggest that rHox is a potent negative regulator of gene expression, although the specific role of rHox in bone gene regulation remains to be determined...
  9. ncbi request reprint Expression of rat homeobox gene, rHOX, in developing and adult tissues in mice and regulation of its mRNA expression in osteoblasts by bone morphogenetic protein 2 and parathyroid hormone-related protein
    Y S Hu
    Department of Medicine, The University of Melbourne, St Vincent s Hospital, Fitzroy, Victoria, Australia
    Mol Endocrinol 12:1721-32. 1998
    ..Furthermore, down-regulation of rHox mRNA by bone morphogenetic protein 2 and its up-regulation by PTHrP support a role of the homeodomain protein, rHox, in osteoblast differentiation...