Skip to main content

Thank you for visiting You are using a browser version with limited support for CSS. To obtain the best experience, we recommend you use a more up to date browser (or turn off compatibility mode in Internet Explorer). In the meantime, to ensure continued support, we are displaying the site without styles and JavaScript.

Fluorescence of Bone

Access options

Rent or Buy article

Get time limited or full article access on ReadCube.


All prices are NET prices.


  1. 1

    Becker, R. O., Bassett, C. A. L., and Bachman, C. H., Proc. Int. Symp. on Bone Dynamics, Detroit, Mich. (Little Brown and Co., Boston, 1964).

  2. 2

    Glimcher, M. J., Rev. of Mod. Phys., 31, 359 (1959).

    ADS  CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  3. 3

    Bachman, C. H., Techniques in Experimental Electronics, 198 (John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1948).

    Google Scholar 

  4. 4

    Leverenz, H. W., Luminescence of Solids, 450, 462 (John Wiley and Sons, New York, 1950).

    Google Scholar 

  5. 5

    Ewles, J., and Lee, H., J. Electrochem. Soc., 100, 392 (1953).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  6. 6

    Adelstein, S. J., and Vallee, B. L., New Eng. J. Med., 265, 892 (1961).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  7. 7

    Adelstein, S. J., and Vallee, B. L., New Eng. J. Med. 265, 941 (1961).

    Article  Google Scholar 

  8. 8

    Jenkins, H. G., McKeag, A. H., and Ranby, P. W., J. Electrochem. Soc., 96, 1 (1949).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

  9. 9

    Butler, K. H., and Jerome, C. W., J. Electrochem. Soc., 97, 265 (1950).

    CAS  Article  Google Scholar 

Download references

Author information



Rights and permissions

Reprints and Permissions

About this article

Cite this article

BACHMAN, C., ELLIS, E. Fluorescence of Bone. Nature 206, 1328–1331 (1965).

Download citation

Further reading


By submitting a comment you agree to abide by our Terms and Community Guidelines. If you find something abusive or that does not comply with our terms or guidelines please flag it as inappropriate.


Quick links

Nature Briefing

Sign up for the Nature Briefing newsletter — what matters in science, free to your inbox daily.

Get the most important science stories of the day, free in your inbox. Sign up for Nature Briefing