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|Material Type:||Document, Internet resource|
|Document Type:||Internet Resource, Computer File|
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|ISBN:||9789400709133 9400709137 9400709129 9789400709126|
|Description:||1 online resource (xv, 228 pages) : illustrations (some color)|
|Contents:||Preface (H. Michibata) PART I: Featuring Chemistry of Vanadium 1. Inorganic Chemistry of Vanadium (K. Kanamori and K. Tsuge, Japan) PART II: Hyper-accumulators of Vanadium 2. Amavadine, a Vanadium Compound in Amanita Fungi (A. J. L. Pombeiro, J.J.R. Frausto da Silva and J.A. Luisa ad Silva, Portugal) 3. High Levels of Vanadium in Ascidians (H. Michibata and T. Ueki, Japan) 4. Hyper-accumulation of Vanadium in Polychaetes (D. Fattorini, F. Regoli, Italy) PART III: Enzymatic Roles of Vanadium 5. Structure and Function of Vanadium Haloperoxidases (R. Wever, Netherlands) 6. Bioinspired Catalytic Bromination Systems for Bromoperoxidase (T. Hirao and T. Moriuchi, Japan) PART IV: Medicinal Functions of Vanadium 7. Vanadium Effects on Bone Metabolism (S. B. Etcheverry, A.L. Di Virgilio and D.A. Barrio, Argentina) 8. Vanadium in Cancer Prevention (M. Chatterjee, S. Das, M. Janarthan and H. Ram, India) 9. Cardiovascular Protection with Vanadium Compounds (K. Fukunaga and M. S. Bhuiyan, Japan) 10. Inhalation Toxicity of Vanadium (F. L. Assem and L. S.Levy) Index|
|Responsibility:||Hitoshi Michibata, editor.|
This volume adds much to our accumulated knowledge of vanadium's central position in a number of enzymes and compounds, presenting inorganic and redox processes and assessing the key role this trace mineral plays in a variety of biological systems.
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