Biology of Bone

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CUP Archive, 1972 - Science - 199 pages
 

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Contents

Development of method and views
6
Varieties of bone
18
Basic components of bone matrix
36
Evolution of bone
50
Histology of osteogenesis
63
Calcification of bone
82
Cells related to osteoblasts
93
The osteocyte
100
Osteoclastic bone resorption
113
Some humoral factors in resorption
136
Resorption without osteoclasts
146
Unknown factors in bone resorption
152
Osteogenic stimuli
159
Bone induction by nonliving implants
171
References
177
Index
193

Lamellar from woven bone
106

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