"Apatites" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A group of phosphate minerals that includes ten mineral species and has the general formula X5(YO4)3Z, where X is usually calcium or lead, Y is phosphorus or arsenic, and Z is chlorine, fluorine, or OH-. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Apatites" by people in Profiles.
Liu P, Smits J, Ayers DC, Song J. Surface mineralization of Ti6Al4V substrates with calcium apatites for the retention and local delivery of recombinant human bone morphogenetic protein-2. Acta Biomater. 2011 Sep; 7(9):3488-95.
Kraft ML, Moore JS. Multitechnique characterization of fatty acid-modified microgels. Langmuir. 2004 Feb 17; 20(4):1111-9.