"Cobalt" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A trace element that is a component of vitamin B12. It has the atomic symbol Co, atomic number 27, and atomic weight 58.93. It is used in nuclear weapons, alloys, and pigments. Deficiency in animals leads to anemia; its excess in humans can lead to erythrocytosis.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Cobalt" by people in Profiles.
Essential metals in health and disease. Chem Biol Interact. 2022 Nov 01; 367:110173.
Serum Metal Levels in Maxillofacial Reconstructive Surgery Patients: A?Pilot Study. J Oral Maxillofac Surg. 2018 10; 76(10):2074-2080.
Breast cancer stem cells are involved in Trastuzumab resistance through the HER2 modulation in 3D culture. J Cell Biochem. 2018 02; 119(2):1381-1391.
Metal-on-Metal Hip Joint Prostheses: a Retrospective Case Series Investigating the Association of Systemic Toxicity with Serum Cobalt and Chromium Concentrations. J Med Toxicol. 2017 12; 13(4):321-328.
Long-Term Results of Total Hip Arthroplasty with 28-Millimeter Cobalt-Chromium Femoral Heads on Highly Cross-Linked Polyethylene in Patients 50 Years and Less. J Arthroplasty. 2016 Jan; 31(1):162-7.
Hypoxia and hypoxia mimetics decrease aquaporin 5 (AQP5) expression through both hypoxia inducible factor-1a and proteasome-mediated pathways. PLoS One. 2013; 8(3):e57541.
Outpatient toxicology clinic experience of patients with hip implants. Clin Toxicol (Phila). 2013 May; 51(4):230-6.
Are metal ion levels a useful trigger for surgical intervention? J Arthroplasty. 2012 Sep; 27(8 Suppl):32-6.
Synthesis, characterization and biological evaluation of Fe (III), Co (II), Ni(II), Cu(II), and Zn(II) complexes with tetradentate Schiff base ligand derived from protocatechualdehyde with 2-aminophenol. Appl Biochem Biotechnol. 2012 Jun; 167(3):581-94.
Dynamin-related protein 1-mediated mitochondrial mitotic fission permits hyperproliferation of vascular smooth muscle cells and offers a novel therapeutic target in pulmonary hypertension. Circ Res. 2012 May 25; 110(11):1484-97.