"Tungsten" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A metallic element with the atomic symbol W, atomic number 74, and atomic weight 183.85. It is used in many manufacturing applications, including increasing the hardness, toughness, and tensile strength of steel; manufacture of filaments for incandescent light bulbs; and in contact points for automotive and electrical apparatus.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Tungsten" by people in Profiles.
Urinary metals and leukocyte telomere length in American Indian communities: The Strong Heart and the Strong Heart Family Study. Environ Pollut. 2019 Mar; 246:311-318.
Imaging calcium dynamics in the nervous system by means of ballistic delivery of indicators. J Neurosci Methods. 2002 Sep 15; 119(1):37-43.
Activation of extracellular signal-regulated kinases, NF-kappa B, and cyclic adenosine 5'-monophosphate response element-binding protein in lung neutrophils occurs by differing mechanisms after hemorrhage or endotoxemia. J Immunol. 2001 Jan 01; 166(1):522-30.
Image quality in mammography. Radiology. 1977 Oct; 125(1):77-85.
The vanadium effect in nitrogen fixation by azotobacter. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1972 Mar 30; 264(1):25-38.