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Trace Elements and Their Effects on Human Health and Diseases

Edited by Daisy Joseph

Bhabha Atomic Research Centre

This book is an excellent compilation of trace elements and their positive and negative effects on human health and the environment. Over two sections, the book examines the adverse effects of trace elements in the human body and the atmosphere and how to overcome them.

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Trace Elements and Their Effects on Human Health and DiseasesEdited by Daisy Joseph

Published: September 1st 2021

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.91798

ISBN: 978-1-83968-645-0

Print ISBN: 978-1-83968-644-3

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83968-646-7

Copyright year: 2021

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526 Total Chapter Downloads


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1. Introductory Chapter: Tracelement Effects in Biological Applications Using Photon Induced (EDXRF), Proton Induced (PIXE) and Synchrotron Induced (EXAFS) X-Ray Spectrometry

By Daisy Joseph


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2. Role of Trace Elements in Breast Cancer and Their Characterization Using X-Ray Fluorescence Techniques

By Harpreet Singh Kainth, Deeksha Khandelwal, Ranjit Singh, Gurjeet Singh and Sanjiv Puri


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3. Analysis of Occurrence of Elements in Tissues of the Knee Joint

By Wojciech Roczniak, Magdalena Babuśka Roczniak, Elżbieta Cipora and Barbara Brodziak Dopierała


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4. Natural Iron Chelators as Potential Therapeutic Agents for the Treatment of Iron Overload Diseases

By Naheed Waseem A. Sheikh, Satish B. Kosalge, Tusharbindu R. Desai, Anil P. Dewani, Deepak S. Mohale and Alok S. Tripathi


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5. Chromium Genotoxicity Associated with Respiratory Disease

By Jyoti Kant Choudhari, Jyotsna Choubey, Mukesh Kumar Verma, Anand Kumar Jayapal and Biju Prava Sahariah


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6. Trace Elements in Urban Particulate Matters: Variations in Serum Levels, Inhalation Bioaccessibility, Health and Disease Effects

By Emmanuel Gbenga Olumayede, B. Babalola and I. Oghenovo


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7. Analysis of Aristolochia longa L. Medicinal Plant from Algeria

By Zohra Lamari and Houria Negache


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