Osteocytes live in the cavities of the bone and maintain it from within. They secrete chemicals that regulate mineral concentrations and influence surrounding osteoblasts and osteoclasts to remodel bone. Fun gift for orthopedists and other bone doctors. Perfect sympathy gift for anyone with a broken bone or fracture!
- Giantmicrobes are based on actual microbes, cells, organisms and other critters, only 1,000,000 times actual size!
- Each plush microbe includes a printed card with fun, educational and fascinating facts about the actual microbe or cell.
- Surface washable: sponge with water & soap, air dry.
- Material: Plush from all new materials. Stuffed with polyester fiber fill.
- Age Range: 3+