Patent Number: 8,871,167

Title: Biocompatible ceramic-polymer hybrids and calcium phosphate porous body

Abstract: A hydroxyapatite ceramic hybrid material, which includes a biodegradable polymer included in the pores in a hydroxyapatite ceramic structure, and a method thereof, and a calcium phosphate porous body, which is formed by an intertwining of fibrous calcium phosphates and includes a plurality of first pores formed where the fibrous calcium phosphates interconnect and plurality of equal diameter substantially spherical second pores with a larger inside diameter than the first pores, and a method thereof are provided.

Inventors: Aizawa; Mamoru (Kawasaki, JP), Rikukawa; Masahiro (Yokohama, JP), Shigemitsu; Yusuke (Tokyo, JP), Nagashima; Hiroshi (Kawasaki, JP)

Assignee: Meiji University

International Classification: C01B 15/16 (20060101); C01B 25/26 (20060101)

Expiration Date: 2018-10-28 0:00:00