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Author Dorozhkin, Sergey V., author

Title Calcium orthophosphate-based bioceramics and biocomposites / Sergey V. Dorozhkin
Published Weinheim, Germany : Wiley-VCH, [2016]
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Contents Calcium Orthophosphates (CaPO. Introduction -- Geological and Biological Occurrences -- The Members of CaPO Family -- Biological Hard Tissues of CaPO -- Pathological Calcification of CaPO -- Biomimetic Crystallization of CaPO -- Conclusions and Outlook -- Calcium Orthophosphate Bioceramics in Medicine. Introduction -- General Knowledge and Definitions -- Bioceramics of CaPO -- The Major Properties -- Biomedical Applications -- Biological Properties and Behavior -- Nonbiomedical Applications of CaPO -- CaPO Bioceramics in Tissue Engineering -- Conclusions and Outlook -- Biocomposites from Calcium Orthophosphates. Introduction -- General Information and Knowledge -- The Major Constituents of Biocomposites and Hybrid Biomaterials for Bone Grafting -- Biocomposites and Hybrid Biomaterials Based on CaPO -- Interaction among the Phases in CaPO-Based Formulations -- Bioactivity and Biodegradation of CaPO-Based Formulations -- Some Challenges and Critical Issues
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Online resource ; title from PDF title page (EBSCO, viewed March 28, 2016)
Subject Biomedical materials.
Calcium phosphate -- Biotechnology.
Form Electronic book
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