What is brittle bone disease called?

OI. Osteogenesis imperfecta. There are several types of the disease. Type 1 is mild disease. Type iii is the one in which people are most affected. Hope this helps.

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Can you tell me how is brittle bone disease being treated with stem cells?

Clinical trials. Mesenchymal stem cells which can be isolated from bone marrow and other tissues are being infused into patients with osteogenesis imperfecta (oi) to see if they can cause normal bone growth. Active clinical trial here: http://clinicaltrials.Gov/ct2/show/nct01061099?Cond=%22osteogenesis+imperfecta%22;rank=1 more general info here: http://ghr.Nlm.Nih.Gov/condition/osteogenesis-imperfecta. Read more...