D A Barrio et al.
Current medicinal chemistry, 17(31), 3632-3642 (2010-09-18)
Vanadium is a trace element present in practically all cells in plants and animals. While the essentiality of vanadium for human beings remains to be well established, vanadium has become an increasingly important environmental metal. Vanadium compounds exert a variety...
Organic & biomolecular chemistry, 6(6), 957-964 (2008-03-11)
The two predominant forms of vanadium occurring in the geo-, aqua- and biosphere, soluble vanadate(V) and insoluble oxovanadium(IV) (vanadyl), are subject to bacterial activity and transformation. Bacteria belonging to genera such as Shewanella, Pseudomonas and Geobacter can use vanadate as...
Vanadium detoxification: chemical and biochemical aspects.
Enrique J Baran
Chemistry & biodiversity, 5(8), 1475-1484 (2008-08-30)
Lise Coderre et al.
Canadian journal of physiology and pharmacology, 82(10), 833-839 (2004-12-02)
Inorganic and organic compounds of vanadium have been shown to exhibit a large range of insulinomimetic effects in the cardiovascular system, including stimulation of glucose transporter 4 (GLUT-4) translocation and glucose transport in adult cardiomyocytes. Furthermore, administration of vanadium compounds...
Maja A Larsson et al.
Journal of hazardous materials, 296, 158-165 (2015-04-29)
Blast furnace (BF) slags are commonly applied as soil amendments and in road fill material. In Sweden they are also naturally high in vanadium. The aim of this study was to assess the vanadium bioavailability in BF slags when applied...