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By Hongzhe Sun

Arsenic, antimony and bismuth, 3 comparable parts of crew 15, are all present in hint amounts in nature and feature attention-grabbing organic houses and makes use of. whereas arsenic is prime as a poison - and certainly the infection of groundwater by means of arsenic is changing into an important illness in Asia - it additionally has makes use of for the remedy of blood melanoma and has lengthy been utilized in conventional chinese language medication. Antimony and bismuth compounds are utilized in the health center for the therapy of parasitic and bacterial infections.

Biological Chemistry of Arsenic, Antimony and Bismuth is a vital assessment of the organic chemistry of those 3 parts, with contributions from a world panel of specialists. themes lined include:

  • chemistry of As, Sb and Bi
  • biological chemistry of arsenic
  • biological chemistry of Sb and Bi
  • arsenic and antimony speciation in environmental and organic samples
  • arsenic in conventional chinese language medicine
  • arsenic in aquifers
  • biomethylation of As, Sb and Bi
  • uptake of metalloids via cells
  • bismuth complexes of porphyrins and their strength in clinical applications
  • Helicobacter pylori and bismuth
  • metabolism of arsenic trioxide in blood of the intense promyelocytic leukemia patients
  • anticancer homes of As, Sb and Bi
  • radio-Bi in melanoma therapy
  • genotoxicity of As, Sb and Bi
  • metallomics as a brand new process for As, Sb and Bi
  • metalloproteomics for As, Sb and Bi

Biological Chemistry of Arsenic, Antimony and Bismuth conveys the basic elements of the bioinorganic chemistry of those 3 parts, making this booklet a precious supplement to extra basic bioinorganic chemistry texts and extra really good topical reports. it's going to discover a position at the bookshelves of practitioners, researchers and scholars operating in bioinorganic chemistry and medicinal chemistry.

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