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Hydroxyapatite With Controllable Size And Morphology
Invention Summary:Hydroxyapatite (HAp) is a naturally occurring mineral having the formula Ca10(PO4)6(OH)2; almost 50% of bone is made up of a modified form of this mineral. HAp has attracted much attention for its excellent biocompatibility and bioactivity, and its use as an implant material. Often the material of choice for the fabrication of den...
Published: 8/29/2018   |   Inventor(s): Richard Riman, Alexander Burukhin, Eugene Zlotnikov, Dan Haders
Keywords(s): used for coating surgical implants
Category(s): Physical Sciences, Materials
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Hydroxyapatite, HAp, chemical formula Ca10 (PO4)6(OH)2 has attracted the attention of researchers over the past thirty years as an implant material because of its excellent biocompatibility and bioactivity. HAp has been used extensively in medicine for implant fabrication. It is commonly the material of choice for fabricating dense and porous bioce...
Published: 1/6/2014   |   Inventor(s): Richard Riman
Keywords(s): used for coating surgical implants
Category(s): Physical Sciences