Patent Number: 6,309,422

Title: Bone grafting material

Abstract: The application relates to a synthetic bone grafting powder mix comprising a calcium compound and protein. Preferably, the ratio by weight of the calcium compound to protein is between 90:10 to 70:30. Further, the preferred calcium compound comprises one of the following (a) Calcium Phosphate (Ca.sub.3 (PO.sub.4).sub.2); (b) Calcium Carbonate (Ca(CO.sub.3)); (c) Fluorapatite (Ca.sub.10 (PO.sub.4).sub.6 F.sub.2); (d) Monetite (CaHPO.sub.4); or (e) Hydroxyapatite (Ca.sub.10 (PO.sub.4).sub.6 (OH).sub.2).

Inventors: Farrington; Alfred (Beverly Hills, CA), Huang; Frank K. (Sunnyvale, CA)

Assignee: Farrington; Alfred

International Classification: A61L 27/46 (20060101); A61L 27/00 (20060101); A61L 24/00 (20060101); A61F 002/28 ()

Expiration Date: 10/30/2018