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Agents and Methods to Stimulate Bone Healing

United States Patent Application

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An agent for stimulating bone healing including isolated lysophosphatidic acid (LPA) and a hydrogel. A method of enhancing bone healing including identifying a damaged area of a bone and administering an agent comprising lysophosphatidic acid (LPA) is administered to the damaged area of the bone. A method of increasing bone regrowth. A subject is identified having a bone injury and lysophosphatidic acid (LPA) is administered to the subject.
Karin, Norman J. (Richland, WA)
12/ 550,064
August 28, 2009
GOVERNMENT RIGHTS STATEMENT [0002] This invention was made with Government support under contract DE-AC0676RLO1830 awarded by the U.S. Department of Energy. The Government has certain rights in the invention.