Journal of environmental monitoring : JEM, 12(1), 90-109 (2010-01-19)
Like all elements of the periodic table, bismuth is ubiquitously distributed throughout the environment as a result of natural processes and human activities. It is present as Bi(III) in environmental, biological and geochemical samples. Although bismuth and its compounds are...
Alexander C Ford et al.
World journal of gastroenterology, 14(48), 7361-7370 (2008-12-26)
To assess the safety of bismuth used in Helicobacter pylori (H pylori) eradication therapy regimens. We conducted a systematic review and meta-analysis. MEDLINE and EMBASE were searched (up to October 2007) to identify randomised controlled trials comparing bismuth with placebo...
Hongyan Li et al.
Current opinion in chemical biology, 16(1-2), 74-83 (2012-02-11)
Bismuth has been used in medicine for over two centuries for the treatment of various diseases, in particular for gastrointestinal disorders, owing to its antimicrobial activity. Recent structural characterization of bismuth drugs provides an insight into assembly and pharmacokinetic pathway...
Jorge A R Salvador et al.
Molecules (Basel, Switzerland), 16(4), 2884-2913 (2011-04-06)
Steroid and terpene chemistry still have a great impact on medicinal chemistry. Therefore, the development of new reactions or "greener" processes in this field is a contemporaneous issue. In this review, the use of bismuth(III) salts, as "ecofriendly" reagents/catalysts, on...
Syntheses of biodegradable and biocompatible polymers by means of bismuth catalysts.
Hans R Kricheldorf
Chemical reviews, 109(11), 5579-5594 (2009-09-26)