PMID: 5917772Sep 16, 1966

Strontium incorporation into dental enamel

Science
A R JohnsonL Singer

Abstract

Rats were raised on diets either rich or poor in strontium. Powder x-ray diffraction patterns suggest that isomorphous substitution of strontium for calcium occurs in the apatite of tooth enamel, and that strontium may form Sr(6)H(3)(PO(4)) * 2H(2)O, a compound hitherto unreported in biologic systems.

Citations

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Aug 1, 2009·Biological Trace Element Research·Manminder Riyat, Dinesh Chandra Sharma
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Related Concepts

Apatites
Calcium
Dental Enamel
Strontium
X-Ray Diffraction

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