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José Manuel Delgado-López, Ruggero Frison, Antonio Cervellino, Jaime Gómez-Morales, Antonietta Guagliardi and Norberto Masciocchi Crystal Size, Morphology, and Growth Mechanism in Bio-Inspired Apatite Nanocrystals Advanced Functional Materials 24

Article first published online: 18 SEP 2013 | DOI: 10.1002/adfm.201302075

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Citrate bio-inspired apatite nanoparticles are characterized in terms of structure, size, morphology, and composition through advanced X-ray total scattering techniques. By cross-coupling size and shape information of crystal domains with atomic force microscopy data for multidomain nanoparticles, a plausible mechanism underlying the amorphous-to-crystal transformation is reconstructed and the origin of platy crystal morphology, breaking the hexagonal symmetry, explained.

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