Octacalcium phosphate (OCP)-based bone substitute materials

The present article summarizes the characteristics of a synthetic octacalcium phosphate (OCP) and OCP-based materials. We previously established a method for a relatively large scale synthesis of OCP and showed that OCP enhances bone regeneration more than hydroxyapatite (HA) materials, including HA...

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Main Author: Osamu Suzuki
Format: Article
Published: Elsevier 2013-05-01
Series:Japanese Dental Science Review
Online Access:http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/S1882761613000021