Synthesis and Degradation Studies of Novel Calcium Polyphosphates


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This paper describes a comparative investigation into the in vitro solubility of the calcium polyphosphates, γ-Ca(PO3)2 and β-Ca(PO3)2. The differing arrangement of their polyphosphates chains appears to result in significant dissolution of γ-Ca(PO3)2 polymorph over the β-Ca(PO3)2 polymorph, which exhibits limited dissolution. These properties are discussed with respect to structure and thermodynamic stability.



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L. E. Jackson et al., "Synthesis and Degradation Studies of Novel Calcium Polyphosphates", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 361-363, pp. 11-14, 2008

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