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Mar 30, 2010

Simbios and the European VPHOP announce collaboration: NMS P

By Simtk Admin

Neuro-Musculo-Skeletal Physiome, or NMS Physiome for short, officially started on January 27th, 2010. This is a collaborative project between VHPOP and Simbios. VPHOP ( is a Collaborative Integrated Project that is developing simulation-based technology to predict the risk of bone fracture in osteoporosis patients. VPHOP and Simbios are two of the largest research projects worldwide developing technology for personalised, predictive, and integrative musculoskeletal medicine. These two projects are targeting the same strategic objective and developing highly complementary technologies. This unique condition creates a compelling opportunity for international collaboration, which would dramatically increase the international impact of the work being done by both the VPHOP and the Simbios project. Please also see the announcement at