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Calcium phosphate naturally formed on titanium in electrolyte solution.
Surface films formed on titanium specimens immersed in electrolyte solutions (pH 4.5, 5.2, 7.4) at 37 degrees C for 1 h, 1 d, 30 d, and/or 60 d, were characterized using X-ray photoelectronExpand
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Phase transformation behaviour and bending property of twisted nickel-titanium endodontic instruments.
AIM To investigate the relationship between phase transformation behaviour and bending property of nickel-titanium endodontic instruments manufactured by a twisting process. METHODOLOGY The phaseExpand
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Surface modifications of titanium in calcium-ion-containing solutions.
The surface of titanium was modified in calcium-ion-containing solutions to improve bone conductivity. Three kinds of aqueous solutions for the modification were prepared using calcium nitrate,Expand
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Calcium phosphate formation on titanium by low-voltage electrolytic treatments
Electrochemical treatments are expected to be effective for the coating of calcium phosphate ceramics to a titanium substrate. In the present study, two types of chronoamperometry with a stepExpand
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Effect of pH on the interaction between zwitterions and titanium oxide.
The isoelectric points (IEPs) of two zwitterions, glycine and both-terminals-terminated poly(ethylene glycol) (NH(2)-PEG-COOH), were determined from the titration curves, and the thicknesses ofExpand
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Characterization of surface film formed on titanium in electrolyte using XPS
Abstract The surface film formed on titanium in a neutral electrolyte was characterized using XPS with an angular-dependent technique and argon-ion sputtering in order to predict the structure of theExpand
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Repassivation of titanium and surface oxide film regenerated in simulated bioliquid.
The change in potential during repassivation of titanium in artificial bioliquids was examined, and the regenerated surface oxide film on titanium was characterized using X-ray photoelectronExpand
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Metal ion release from titanium with active oxygen species generated by rat macrophages in vitro.
The release of metal ions due to active oxygen species generated by macrophages (Mphi) phagocytosing high-density polyethylene (HDPE) particles was studied in vitro to investigate the mechanismExpand
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Effect of heat treatment on transformation temperatures and bending properties of nickel-titanium endodontic instruments.
AIM To investigate the effect of heat treatment on the bending properties of nickel-titanium endodontic instruments in relation to their transformation behaviour. METHODOLOGY Nickel-titaniumExpand
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Effect of the antiulcer polysaccharide fraction from Bupleurum falcatum L. on the healing of gastric ulcer induced by acetic acid in rats.
An antiulcer polysaccharide fraction (BR-2) from Bupleurum falcatum L. was examined for its effect on the healing of chronic ulcers induced by acetic acid in rats. When BR-2 was administered orallyExpand
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