BoneAHEAD in few words

BONE AHEAD is an European network which bring together researchers and clinicians who share the same interest on bone marrow adiposity (BMA). BMA is an emerging research topic with a strong potential. BMA is sometimes described as a « new organ » dispersed within the skeleton, with endocrine properties. Research on BMA offers the opportunity of a better understanding of several diseases, which represent a heavy public health burden. This new field also offers opportunities for new treatments.

This European Network mainly aims

  • to foster the research around the role and the implication of BMA in pathologies
  • to build a new scientific community