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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.

Bone - Wikipedia

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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 ..... The action o...

Structure and composition of bone - DoITPoMS

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Cortical (compact) bone; Cancellous or Trabecular (spongy) bone ... approximated as hydroxyapatite (HA), with the chemical formula Ca10(PO4)6(OH )2. ... This is because the composition of bone mineral is much more complex and contains ...

bone - Chemical composition and physical properties | anatomy ...

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Jan 29, 2013 ... 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 ...

What is the composition of bone? | Reference.com

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Living bone contains about 10 to 20 percent water and 60 to 70 percent bone mineral, as explained by the ... What is the chemical composition of banana peels ?

Chemical Composition of Bone at Radford University - StudyBlue

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Sep 26, 2013 ... Study online flashcards and notes for Chemical Composition of Bone including What is the function of the organic matrix in bone?: Flexibility ...

Inorganic and Organic Composition of Bone Tutorial | Sophia Learning

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Review and define the terms organic and inorganic - Identify that 1/3 of bone is organic and 2/3 is inorganic - Identify the organic material of bone (cells and ...

Bone mineral: update on chemical composition and structure - NCBI

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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 ...

Bone composition: relationship to bone fragility and antiosteoporotic ...

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Dec 4, 2013 ... As bone is a heterogeneous tissue, its composition must be discussed in terms of the chemical makeup, properties of its chemical constituents ...

COMPOSITION OF BONE. The chemistry of the calcium phosphates ...

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The chemistry of the calcium phosphates together with its bearing on calcification ... The evidence indicated that the composition of bone when first deposited ...