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Bones consist of cells embedded in a mineralized matrix and collagen fibers. The primary tissue of bone, osseous tissue, is made mostly of calcium phosphate in the chemical arrangement termed calcium hydroxylapatite.

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A bone is a rigid organ that constitutes part of the vertebrate skeleton. Bones support and .... The inorganic composition of bone (bone mineral) is primarily formed from salts of calcium and phosphate, the major salt being hydroxyapatite  ...

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Bone mineral is the inorganic component of bone tissue. It gives bones their compressive ... "Bone composition in cattle, pigs, sheep and poultry". Journal of ...

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Composition. Bone itself consists mainly of collagen fibres and an inorganic bone mineral in the form of small crystals. In vivo bone (living bone in the body) ...

www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2760485

These findings initiated a flurry of research on a more detailed chemical composition and crystal structure of both geological and synthetic apatites and of bone ...

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Depending upon species, age, and type of bone, bone cells represent up to 15 percent of the volume of bone; in mature bone in most higher animals, they ...

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The Mineral Content of Normal Human Bone ... Electrolyte composition of bone and the penetration of radiosodium and deuterium oxide into dog and human ...

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acid equivalents in the bone ash. It is based upon an analysis of the mineral composition of the vertebrae in a variety of animal forms from fishes to mammals.

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The chemical composition, content of minerals and the profiles of amino acids and fatty acids were analyzed in fish bones from eight different species of fish.

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In addition to its mechanical functions, the bone is a reservoir for minerals (a " metabolic" function). The bone stores 99% of the ...