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Red sage: could this ancient Chinese herb prevent bone loss?

Using a compound derived from red sage, researchers from the University of British Columbia have found a way to selectively block an enzyme called Cathepsin K (CatK), which plays a major role in the breakdown of collagen in bones during osteoporosis. Abi Millar finds out more.

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