Crystal Ghosts and Biological Mineralization: Fancy Spectres in an Old Castle, or Neglected Structures Worthy of Belief?

J Bone Miner Metab. 2002;20(5):249-65. doi: 10.1007/s007740200037.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Adsorption
  • Animals
  • Artifacts
  • Bone and Bones / cytology
  • Bone and Bones / metabolism
  • Bone and Bones / ultrastructure*
  • Calcification, Physiologic* / physiology
  • Cartilage / cytology
  • Cartilage / metabolism
  • Cartilage / ultrastructure*
  • Crystallization
  • Extracellular Matrix / chemistry
  • Extracellular Matrix / metabolism
  • Extracellular Matrix / ultrastructure
  • Histocytological Preparation Techniques / methods
  • Humans
  • Inorganic Chemicals / chemistry
  • Inorganic Chemicals / metabolism
  • Proteoglycans / metabolism
  • Wit and Humor as Topic

Substances

  • Inorganic Chemicals
  • Proteoglycans