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Title Biomineralization : medical aspects of solubility / [edited by] Erich Königsberger and LanChi Königsberger
Published Chichester, England ; Hoboken, NJ : J. Wiley, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 284 pages) : illustrations
Contents Solubility phenomena related to normal and pathological biomineralization processes / Erich Königsberger and LanChi Königsberger -- Mechanisms of renal and salivary calculi formation and development / Félix Grases and Antonia Costa-Bauzá -- Calcium and magnesium phosphates : normal and pathological mineralization / Clara F. Magalhães, Paula A.A.P. Marques, and Rui N. Correia -- Relevance of a polymer-induced liquid-precursor (PILP) mineralization process to normal and pathological biomineralization / Fairland F. Amos [and others] -- Pathological biomineralization of iron / Wanida Chua-anusorn and Timothy G. St. Pierre
Summary This title takes an interdisciplinary approach to the central role of solubility in pathological biomineralisation, ranging from traditional thermodynamics and kinetics to unusual concepts such as the PILP process or lessons learned from industrial processes
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Biomineralization.
Calcification, Physiologic.
Form Electronic book
Author Königsberger, Erich, editor
Königsberger, LanChi, editor
ISBN 0470092114 (electronic bk.)
9780470092118 (electronic bk.)
(alk. paper)