Rizzoli Institute, Medical Genetics and Rare Orthopaedic Diseases
COST Action CA18139
The musculoskeletal system is a key element for healthy aging, being mobility a fundamental component of quality of life, health, and independence of aging individuals. The unprecedented amount of discoveries arising from genome-wide association studies (GWAS) have set a new era full of translational potential in the field of musculoskeletal biology.
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