Bone Mineralization

Known as: Mineralization, Bone, bone calcification, mineralization of bone 
The deposition of hydroxyapatite, a form of calcium phosphate with the formula Ca10(PO4)6(OH)2, in bone tissue. [GOC:mah, PMID:22936354]
National Institutes of Health

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1943-2018
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2007
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2007
The inhomogeneous mineral content and its topographical distribution on a microscopic scale are major determinants of the… (More)
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2006
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2006
The osteocyte, a terminally differentiated cell comprising 90%–95% of all bone cells, may have multiple functions, including… (More)
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2005
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2005
Extracellular matrix (ECM) mineralization is a physiological process in bone and a pathological one in soft tissues. The… (More)
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2003
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2003
The degree of mineralization of bone matrix is an important factor in determining the mechanical competence of bone. The… (More)
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2002
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2002
Osteoblasts mineralize bone matrix by promoting hydroxyapatite crystal formation and growth in the interior of membrane-limited… (More)
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2001
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2001
The strength of bone is correlated with bone mass but is also influenced significantly by other factors such as structural… (More)
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2001
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2001
The epidemiological correlation between osteoporosis and cardiovascular disease is independent of age, but the basis for this… (More)
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2001
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2001
The adipose hormone leptin and its receptor are important for regulation of food intake and energy metabolism. Leptin also is… (More)
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2000
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2000
The mean degree of mineralization of bone (MDMB) was measured by quantitative microradiography on transiliac bone biopsies taken… (More)
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1987
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1987
The purpose of this study was to estimate the effects of intense and regular physical activity on locomotor system modifications… (More)
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