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Hydroxyapatite

nanopowder, <200 nm particle size (BET), ≥97%, synthetic

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Synonym(s):
Calcium phosphate tribasic, Calcium hydroxyphosphate, HAp, Hydroxylapatite, Tribasic calcium phosphate
Linear Formula:
[Ca5(OH)(PO4)3]x
CAS Number:
Molecular Weight:
502.31
EC Number:
MDL number:
PubChem Substance ID:
NACRES:
NA.23

Assay

≥97%

form

nanopowder
solid

surface area

>9.4 m2/g

particle size

<200 nm (BET)

mp

1100 °C (lit.)

SMILES string

[Ca++].[Ca++].[Ca++].[Ca++].O[Ca+].[O-]P([O-])([O-])=O.[O-]P([O-])([O-])=O.[O-]P([O-])([O-])=O

InChI

1S/5Ca.3H3O4P.H2O/c;;;;;3*1-5(2,3)4;/h;;;;;3*(H3,1,2,3,4);1H2/q5*+2;;;;/p-10

InChI key

XYJRXVWERLGGKC-UHFFFAOYSA-D

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Hydroxyapatite nanopowder, &lt;200&#160;nm particle size (BET), &#8805;97%, synthetic

Sigma-Aldrich

677418

Hydroxyapatite

Hydroxyapatite nanopowder, &lt;200&#160;nm particle size (BET), contains 5&#160;wt. % silica as dopant, synthetic

Sigma-Aldrich

693863

Hydroxyapatite

Hydroxyapatite nanoparticles, dispersion, 10&#160;wt. % in H2O, &lt;200&#160;nm particle size (BET)

Sigma-Aldrich

702153

Hydroxyapatite

form

nanopowder, solid

form

solid

form

nanopowder, solid

form

dispersion, nanoparticles

mp

1100 °C (lit.)

mp

1100 °C (lit.)

mp

1100 °C (lit.)

mp

-

Quality Level

100

Quality Level

200

Quality Level

100

Quality Level

100

surface area

>9.4 m2/g

surface area

-

surface area

10-15 m2/g , typical

surface area

14.3 m2/g , typical

particle size

<200 nm (BET)

particle size

-

particle size

<200 nm (BET)

particle size

<200 nm (BET)

General description

Hydroxyapatite(HA) belongs to the family of Ca apatite which resembles natural bone in both structure and chemical composition. It can be prepared by various techniques such as chemical precipitation, hydrothermal, electrospinning, and self-propagating combustion. It is widely used as an implant material for bone regeneration, a drug carrier, and a gene delivery system due to its bioactive and biocompatible nature.

Application

Nanoscale hydroxyapatite particles can be used to prepare bone tissue engineering materials due to their slow biodegradability in situ, good osteoconductive and osteoinductive capabilities.

Poly (sodium 4-styrene sulfonate)-modified hydroxyapatite nanoparticles can be used as a drug carrier for vancomycin. Hydroxyapatite nanoparticles control the release of antibiotics after the implantation of a scaffold in the body.

Porous hydroxyapatite microspheres exhibit a high adsorptive capacity for heavy metals and can be used for the treatment of heavy metal contaminated water.

Features and Benefits

  • Bioactive and biocompatible
  • Good mechanical strength
  • Porous structure
  • Osteoconductive and osteointegrative properties

Legal Information

Product of Engi-Mat Co.

Storage Class Code

13 - Non Combustible Solids

WGK

WGK 1

Flash Point(F)

Not applicable

Flash Point(C)

Not applicable

Personal Protective Equipment

dust mask type N95 (US), Eyeshields, Gloves

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Biomaterials, 27(11), 2358-2369 (2005-12-13)
In order to improve orthopedic implant performance, the objective of this in vitro study was to synthesize nanocrystalline hydroxyapatite (HA) powders to coat titanium. HA was synthesized through a wet chemical process. The precipitated powders were either sintered at 1100
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Various compositional parameters are derived using intensity ratios and integral area ratios of different spectral peaks and bands in the Raman spectrum of bone. The [Formula: see text]1-, [Formula: see text]2-,[Formula: see text]3-, [Formula: see text]4 PO43-, and [Formula: see
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Background and purpose - Targeted delivery of drugs is important to achieve efficient local concentrations and reduce systemic side effects. We hypothesized that locally implanted synthetic hydroxyapatite (HA) particles can act as a recruiting moiety for systemically administered drugs, leading

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