Morphological and Dimensional Characteristics of Bone Mineral Crystals

@article{Bertazzo2006MorphologicalAD,
  title={Morphological and Dimensional Characteristics of Bone Mineral Crystals},
  author={S. Bertazzo and C. A. Bertran},
  journal={Key Engineering Materials},
  year={2006},
  volume={309-311},
  pages={3 - 6}
}
  • S. Bertazzo, C. A. Bertran
  • Published 2006
  • Materials Science
  • Key Engineering Materials
  • In this work, Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM) has been used to determine the size and morphology of bone mineral crystals obtained from hydrazine-deproteinated parietal bone and femur of Wistar rats aged 15 days, 1 month and 1 year. Apart from the Scanning Electron Microscopy study, crystal size was also determined by X-ray diffractometry, using the Debye- Scherrer equation. Analyzing the results obtained and those reported in the literature for isolated crystals, it is possible to evaluate… CONTINUE READING
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