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Fzd9-null Mouse Vertebra

Caption: Compared to wild-type (left), a vertebra from a Fzd9-null mouse (right) shows reduced calcein staining (green), indicating a decreased rate of bone formation.

Credit: Albers, J., et al. 2011. J. Cell Biol. doi:10.1083/jcb.201008012

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