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|Title: ||Methods and agents of decalcifying bone|
|Authors: ||Guo, Xia|
Lam, Wai Ling
|Issue Date: ||30-Mar-2010 |
|Citation: ||US Patent 7,687,264 B2. Washington, DC: US Patent and Trademark Office, 2010.|
|Abstract: ||Decalcification can be performed by using acid or other agents. It may be difficult to decalcify large bone block within ours. This invention provides a bone-decalcifying agent including a calcium desolving agent for desolving calcium ions of bones, and a bubble-forming agent for generating microbubbles when the bone-decalcifying agent is exposed to ultrasonic vibration. It is found that bones may be decalcified in a relatively short time using the bone-decalcifying agent of this invention.|
|Rights: ||Assignee: The Hong Kong Polytechnic University.|
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