BMP7

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BMP7

A gene on chromosome 20q13 that encodes bone morphogenetic protein-7, which plays a key role in cartilage formation, osteoblast differentiation, renal development and repair, and induces the production of SMAD1.
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Olympus Biotech International, an Olympus Corporation Company, announced the availability of its eptotermin alfa product "Opgenra" for European patients.
It is supplied as two vials, one containing eptotermin alfa and another containing a substance called carmellose.
Eptotermin alfa based products are approved in the United States of America by the FDA under a Humanitarian Device Exemption (HDE), Canada and also Australia.