Diffraction techniques and vibrational spectroscopy opportunities to characterise bones

@article{Bazin2009DiffractionTA,
  title={Diffraction techniques and vibrational spectroscopy opportunities to characterise bones},
  author={Damien Bazin and Christine Chappard and Christ{\`e}le Combes and Xavier Carpentier and St{\'e}phan Rouzi{\`e}re and Gael Andr{\'e} and Guy Matzen and Mathieu Allix and Dominique Thiaudi{\`e}re and Solenn R{\'e}guer and Paul Jungers and Michel Daudon},
  journal={Osteoporosis International},
  year={2009},
  volume={20},
  pages={1065-1075}
}
From a histological point of view, bones that allow body mobility and protection of internal organs consist not only of different organic and inorganic tissues but include vascular and nervous elements as well. Moreover, due to its ability to host different ions and cations, its mineral part represents an important reservoir, playing a key role in the metabolic activity of the organism. From a structural point of view, bones can be considered as a composite material displaying a hierarchical… CONTINUE READING

Citations

Publications citing this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 12 extracted citations

References

Publications referenced by this paper.
Showing 1-10 of 97 references

Opportunities offered by scanning electron microscopy, powder neutron diffraction and synchrotron radiation mX-ray fluorescence in the study of whewellite kidney stones

  • M Daudon, D Bazin, +5 authors G Matzen
  • J App Cryst
  • 2009
1 Excerpt

Influence of foreign metal ions on crystal growth and morphology of brushite and its transformation to octacalcium phosphate and apatite

  • HE Lundager-Madsen
  • J Cryst Growth
  • 2008
2 Excerpts

Qualitative and quantitative evaluation of bone and synthetic calcium phosphates using Raman spectroscopy

  • Y Numata, T Sakae, T Suwa, H Nakada, RZ Legeros, K Kobayashi
  • Key Eng Mater
  • 2008
1 Excerpt

Synthesis of Si-substituted hydroxyapatite by a wet mechanochemical method

  • T Tian, D Jiang, J Zhang, Q Lin
  • Mat Sci Eng C28:57–63
  • 2008
1 Excerpt

Similar Papers

Loading similar papers…