brushite

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brushite

[′brə‚shīt]
(mineralogy)
CaHPO4·2H2O A nearly colorless mineral that is a constituent of rock phosphates that crystallizes in slender or massive crystals.
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Due to a great chemical similarity with the biological calcified tissues, many calcium orthophosphates possess remarkable biocompatibility and bioactivity.
The city also added calcium orthophosphate to the water supply to control corrosion in pipes which leaches lead into drinking water and recommended running taps for one minute before using.
Synthesis and Sintering of Calcium Orthophosphate Powders: Sergej M.
They also discuss the preparation of tissue development, decellularized scaffolds for cardiac tissue engineering and whole-organ regeneration, three-dimensional electrospun nanofiber scaffolds, nanofibrous scaffolds, nanodimensional and nanocrystalline calcium orthophosphates, and cell behavior and electrospun scaffolds.