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resembling bone

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Nakamura, "Spontaneous formation of bonelike apatite layer on chemically treated titanium metals" Journal of the American Ceramic Society, vol.
Washington State University researchers recently announced the use of a 3-D printer to make bonelike material.
Heterogeneity in structure such as our observed spongy, bonelike trabecular structure brings up the possibility of its responsibility for the slow, progressive hardening of lobster carapace cuticle as described by Waddy et al.
In vitro differentiation of chick embryo bone marrow stromal cells into cartilaginous and bonelike tissues.
An essential condition for an artificial material to bond to living bone is the formation of bonelike apatite on its surface in the living body.(1), (2) The bonclike apatite can be reproduced on the bone-bonding material even in an acellular simulated body fluid (SBF) (3) with ion concentration almost equal to that of human blood plasma.
The pulp tissue in this chamber is surrounded by a bonelike tissue called dentin, which accounts for the bulk of the tooth's structure.
Lawrence Szewciw [along with] his professors at the University of Guelph has determined the physiological mechanism by which some whales effectively turn hair into bonelike baleen in their mouths.
Results showed that, the bonelike nanohydroxyapatite (n-HA) was successfully deposited on the PLLA and PLLA/Col nanofibers.
They will also catch about 20 major species of migratory fish in countries such as Cambodia, Thailand and Laos, and try to figure out their migration routes by measuring chemical substances accumulated in the otolith, a bonelike structure found in the head.
A recent study had revealed that prolonged consumption of sports drinks may be linked to a condition known as erosive tooth wear, in which acids eat away the tooth's smooth hard enamel coating and trickle into the bonelike material underneath, causing the tooth to soften and weaken.
Research teams are attempting to create artificial bonelike materials by combining organic and inorganic elements in a laboratory.
hard or soft, puffy or bonelike, hands communicate eloquently.
Bryans collects the discarded trees, recovers the all-important 360-degree joint in each, then chops and sands these cylindrical bits of wood down to yield the desired bonelike artifact.
Syms said the cochlea can turn into hard bonelike material due to illness, disease or continuous exposure to loud noises.
The stinger itself is a bonelike spine, often several inches long, located near the base of the tail.