Inorganic or organic compounds that contain boron as an integral part of the molecule.
The collective name for the boron hydrides, which are analogous to the alkanes and silanes. Numerous boranes are known. Some have high calorific values and are used in high-energy fuels. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Inorganic and organic derivatives of boric acid either B(OH)3 or, preferably H3BO3.
Inorganic or organic salts and esters of boric acid.
A class of inorganic or organic compounds that contain the borohydride (BH4-) anion.
A technique for the treatment of neoplasms in which an isotope is introduced into target cells followed by irradiation with thermal neutrons.
Atomic species differing in mass number but having the same atomic number. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Electrically neutral elementary particles found in all atomic nuclei except light hydrogen; the mass is equal to that of the proton and electron combined and they are unstable when isolated from the nucleus, undergoing beta decay. Slow, thermal, epithermal, and fast neutrons refer to the energy levels with which the neutrons are ejected from heavier nuclei during their decay.
The amounts of various substances in food needed by an organism to sustain healthy life.
An essential aromatic amino acid that is a precursor of MELANIN; DOPAMINE; noradrenalin (NOREPINEPHRINE), and THYROXINE.
Drugs used to potentiate the effectiveness of radiation therapy in destroying unwanted cells.
Compounds containing the -SH radical.
A group of chemical elements that are needed in minute quantities for the proper growth, development, and physiology of an organism. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
A mass-spectrometric technique that is used for microscopic chemical analysis. A beam of primary ions with an energy of 5-20 kiloelectronvolts (keV) bombards a small spot on the surface of the sample under ultra-high vacuum conditions. Positive and negative secondary ions sputtered from the surface are analyzed in a mass spectrometer in regards to their mass-to-charge ratio. Digital imaging can be generated from the secondary ion beams and their intensity can be measured. Ionic images can be correlated with images from light or other microscopy providing useful tools in the study of molecular and drug actions.
Accumulation of a drug or chemical substance in various organs (including those not relevant to its pharmacologic or therapeutic action). This distribution depends on the blood flow or perfusion rate of the organ, the ability of the drug to penetrate organ membranes, tissue specificity, protein binding. The distribution is usually expressed as tissue to plasma ratios.
Neoplasms of the intracranial components of the central nervous system, including the cerebral hemispheres, basal ganglia, hypothalamus, thalamus, brain stem, and cerebellum. Brain neoplasms are subdivided into primary (originating from brain tissue) and secondary (i.e., metastatic) forms. Primary neoplasms are subdivided into benign and malignant forms. In general, brain tumors may also be classified by age of onset, histologic type, or presenting location in the brain.
Blood proteins whose activities affect or play a role in the functioning of the immune system.
A plant genus of the family CUCURBITACEAE, order Violales, subclass Dilleniidae, which includes pumpkin, gourd and squash.
Occurs in seeds of Brassica and Crucifera species. Thiouracil has been used as antithyroid, coronary vasodilator, and in congestive heart failure although its use has been largely supplanted by other drugs. It is known to cause blood dyscrasias and suspected of terato- and carcinogenesis.
Diamond. A crystalline form of carbon that occurs as hard, colorless or tinted isomeric crystals. It is used as a precious stone, for cutting glass, and as bearings for delicate mechanisms. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Nanometer-sized tubes composed of various substances including carbon (CARBON NANOTUBES), boron nitride, or nickel vanadate.
Plant tissue that carries water up the root and stem. Xylem cell walls derive most of their strength from LIGNIN. The vessels are similar to PHLOEM sieve tubes but lack companion cells and do not have perforated sides and pores.
A nonmetallic, diatomic gas that is a trace element and member of the halogen family. It is used in dentistry as flouride (FLUORIDES) to prevent dental caries.
Benign and malignant central nervous system neoplasms derived from glial cells (i.e., astrocytes, oligodendrocytes, and ependymocytes). Astrocytes may give rise to astrocytomas (ASTROCYTOMA) or glioblastoma multiforme (see GLIOBLASTOMA). Oligodendrocytes give rise to oligodendrogliomas (OLIGODENDROGLIOMA) and ependymocytes may undergo transformation to become EPENDYMOMA; CHOROID PLEXUS NEOPLASMS; or colloid cysts of the third ventricle. (From Escourolle et al., Manual of Basic Neuropathology, 2nd ed, p21)
Forms to which substances are incorporated to improve the delivery and the effectiveness of drugs. Drug carriers are used in drug-delivery systems such as the controlled-release technology to prolong in vivo drug actions, decrease drug metabolism, and reduce drug toxicity. Carriers are also used in designs to increase the effectiveness of drug delivery to the target sites of pharmacological actions. Liposomes, albumin microspheres, soluble synthetic polymers, DNA complexes, protein-drug conjugates, and carrier erythrocytes among others have been employed as biodegradable drug carriers.
A reaction that introduces an aminoacyl group to a molecule. TRANSFER RNA AMINOACYLATION is the first step in GENETIC TRANSLATION.
The reactions and interactions of atoms and molecules, the changes in their structure and composition, and associated energy changes.
Components of the cytoplasm excluding the CYTOSOL.
A rare metal element with a blue-gray appearance and atomic symbol Ge, atomic number 32, and atomic weight 72.63.
A metallic element that has the atomic number 13, atomic symbol Al, and atomic weight 26.98.
A trace element with the atomic symbol B, atomic number 5, and atomic weight [10.806; 10.821]. Boron-10, an isotope of boron, is used as a neutron absorber in BORON NEUTRON CAPTURE THERAPY.
A family of nonmetallic, generally electronegative, elements that form group 17 (formerly group VIIa) of the periodic table.
A non-metal element that has the atomic symbol P, atomic number 15, and atomic weight 31. It is an essential element that takes part in a broad variety of biochemical reactions.
Membrane transporters that co-transport two or more dissimilar molecules in the opposite direction across a membrane. Usually the transport of one ion or molecule is against its electrochemical gradient and is "powered" by the movement of another ion or molecule with its electrochemical gradient.
Porphyrins with four methyl and two propionic acid side chains attached to the pyrrole rings.
The part of the face that is below the eye and to the side of the nose and mouth.
An organism of the vegetable kingdom suitable by nature for use as a food, especially by human beings. Not all parts of any given plant are edible but all parts of edible plants have been known to figure as raw or cooked food: leaves, roots, tubers, stems, seeds, buds, fruits, and flowers. The most commonly edible parts of plants are FRUIT, usually sweet, fleshy, and succulent. Most edible plants are commonly cultivated for their nutritional value and are referred to as VEGETABLES.
The study of the structure, preparation, properties, and reactions of carbon compounds. (McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 6th ed)
High molecular weight polysaccharides present in the cell walls of all plants. Pectins cement cell walls together. They are used as emulsifiers and stabilizers in the food industry. They have been tried for a variety of therapeutic uses including as antidiarrheals, where they are now generally considered ineffective, and in the treatment of hypercholesterolemia.
Tumors or cancer of the NOSE.
Spectrophotometric techniques by which the absorption or emmision spectra of radiation from atoms are produced and analyzed.
Neodymium. An element of the rare earth family of metals. It has the atomic symbol Nd, atomic number 60, and atomic weight 144.24, and is used in industrial applications.
The phenomenon whereby compounds whose molecules have the same number and kind of atoms and the same atomic arrangement, but differ in their spatial relationships. (From McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 5th ed)
The usually underground portions of a plant that serve as support, store food, and through which water and mineral nutrients enter the plant. (From American Heritage Dictionary, 1982; Concise Dictionary of Biology, 1990)
Artificial, single or multilaminar vesicles (made from lecithins or other lipids) that are used for the delivery of a variety of biological molecules or molecular complexes to cells, for example, drug delivery and gene transfer. They are also used to study membranes and membrane proteins.
The proximal portion of the respiratory passages on either side of the NASAL SEPTUM. Nasal cavities, extending from the nares to the NASOPHARYNX, are lined with ciliated NASAL MUCOSA.
A metallic element that has the atomic symbol Mg, atomic number 12, and atomic weight 24.31. It is important for the activity of many enzymes, especially those involved in OXIDATIVE PHOSPHORYLATION.
A plant genus of the family SOLANACEAE. Members contain steroidal glycosides.
Positively charged particles composed of two protons and two NEUTRONS, i.e. equivalent to HELIUM nuclei, which are emitted during disintegration of heavy ISOTOPES. Alpha rays have very strong ionizing power, but weak penetrability.
The location of the atoms, groups or ions relative to one another in a molecule, as well as the number, type and location of covalent bonds.
A pentose active in biological systems usually in its D-form.
A trace element that constitutes about 27.6% of the earth's crust in the form of SILICON DIOXIDE. It does not occur free in nature. Silicon has the atomic symbol Si, atomic number 14, and atomic weight [28.084; 28.086].
A plant genus of the family POACEAE. The EDIBLE GRAIN, barley, is widely used as food.
An enzyme that catalyzes the formation of porphobilinogen from two molecules of 5-aminolevulinic acid. EC 4.2.1.24.
A malignant form of astrocytoma histologically characterized by pleomorphism of cells, nuclear atypia, microhemorrhage, and necrosis. They may arise in any region of the central nervous system, with a predilection for the cerebral hemispheres, basal ganglia, and commissural pathways. Clinical presentation most frequently occurs in the fifth or sixth decade of life with focal neurologic signs or seizures.
An indication of the contribution of a food to the nutrient content of the diet. This value depends on the quantity of a food which is digested and absorbed and the amounts of the essential nutrients (protein, fat, carbohydrate, minerals, vitamins) which it contains. This value can be affected by soil and growing conditions, handling and storage, and processing.
Inorganic or organic compounds that contain the basic structure RB(OH)2.
A class of porins that allow the passage of WATER and other small molecules across CELL MEMBRANES.
A diuretic and renal diagnostic aid related to sorbitol. It has little significant energy value as it is largely eliminated from the body before any metabolism can take place. It can be used to treat oliguria associated with kidney failure or other manifestations of inadequate renal function and has been used for determination of glomerular filtration rate. Mannitol is also commonly used as a research tool in cell biological studies, usually to control osmolarity.
A carrier or inert medium used as a solvent (or diluent) in which the medicinally active agent is formulated and or administered. (Dictionary of Pharmacy, 1986)
Substances used for the detection, identification, analysis, etc. of chemical, biological, or pathologic processes or conditions. Indicators are substances that change in physical appearance, e.g., color, at or approaching the endpoint of a chemical titration, e.g., on the passage between acidity and alkalinity. Reagents are substances used for the detection or determination of another substance by chemical or microscopical means, especially analysis. Types of reagents are precipitants, solvents, oxidizers, reducers, fluxes, and colorimetric reagents. (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed, p301, p499)
A relatively common neoplasm of the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM that arises from arachnoidal cells. The majority are well differentiated vascular tumors which grow slowly and have a low potential to be invasive, although malignant subtypes occur. Meningiomas have a predilection to arise from the parasagittal region, cerebral convexity, sphenoidal ridge, olfactory groove, and SPINAL CANAL. (From DeVita et al., Cancer: Principles and Practice of Oncology, 5th ed, pp2056-7)
Volume of biological fluid completely cleared of drug metabolites as measured in unit time. Elimination occurs as a result of metabolic processes in the kidney, liver, saliva, sweat, intestine, heart, brain, or other site.
Unsaturated hydrocarbons of the type Cn-H2n, indicated by the suffix -ene. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed, p408)
Regular course of eating and drinking adopted by a person or animal.
The chromosomal constitution of cells, in which each type of CHROMOSOME is represented once. Symbol: N.
Experimentally induced mammary neoplasms in animals to provide a model for studying human BREAST NEOPLASMS.
A sport in which weights are lifted competitively or as an exercise.
Experimentally induced tumor that produces MELANIN in animals to provide a model for studying human MELANOMA.
Native, inorganic or fossilized organic substances having a definite chemical composition and formed by inorganic reactions. They may occur as individual crystals or may be disseminated in some other mineral or rock. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed; McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific and Technical Terms, 4th ed)
Specialized non-fenestrated tightly-joined ENDOTHELIAL CELLS with TIGHT JUNCTIONS that form a transport barrier for certain substances between the cerebral capillaries and the BRAIN tissue.
A colorless, flammable liquid used in the manufacture of FORMALDEHYDE and ACETIC ACID, in chemical synthesis, antifreeze, and as a solvent. Ingestion of methanol is toxic and may cause blindness.
The amount of mineral per square centimeter of BONE. This is the definition used in clinical practice. Actual bone density would be expressed in grams per milliliter. It is most frequently measured by X-RAY ABSORPTIOMETRY or TOMOGRAPHY, X RAY COMPUTED. Bone density is an important predictor for OSTEOPOROSIS.
Delivery of drugs into an artery.
Unstable isotopes of fluorine that decay or disintegrate emitting radiation. F atoms with atomic weights 17, 18, and 20-22 are radioactive fluorine isotopes.
The relationship between the dose of an administered drug and the response of the organism to the drug.
Membrane proteins whose primary function is to facilitate the transport of molecules across a biological membrane. Included in this broad category are proteins involved in active transport (BIOLOGICAL TRANSPORT, ACTIVE), facilitated transport and ION CHANNELS.
A group of compounds which consist of a nucleotide molecule to which an additional nucleoside is attached through the phosphate molecule(s). The nucleotide can contain any number of phosphates.
Any food that has been supplemented with essential nutrients either in quantities that are greater than those present normally, or which are not present in the food normally. Fortified food includes also food to which various nutrients have been added to compensate for those removed by refinement or processing. (From Segen, Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)
An atom or group of atoms that have a positive or negative electric charge due to a gain (negative charge) or loss (positive charge) of one or more electrons. Atoms with a positive charge are known as CATIONS; those with a negative charge are ANIONS.
Expanded structures, usually green, of vascular plants, characteristically consisting of a bladelike expansion attached to a stem, and functioning as the principal organ of photosynthesis and transpiration. (American Heritage Dictionary, 2d ed)
Spectroscopic method of measuring the magnetic moment of elementary particles such as atomic nuclei, protons or electrons. It is employed in clinical applications such as NMR Tomography (MAGNETIC RESONANCE IMAGING).
A highly-sensitive (in the picomolar range, which is 10,000-fold more sensitive than conventional electrophoresis) and efficient technique that allows separation of PROTEINS; NUCLEIC ACIDS; and CARBOHYDRATES. (Segen, Dictionary of Modern Medicine, 1992)
The outermost layer of a cell in most PLANTS; BACTERIA; FUNGI; and ALGAE. The cell wall is usually a rigid structure that lies external to the CELL MEMBRANE, and provides a protective barrier against physical or chemical agents.
A group of compounds containing the porphin structure, four pyrrole rings connected by methine bridges in a cyclic configuration to which a variety of side chains are attached. The nature of the side chain is indicated by a prefix, as uroporphyrin, hematoporphyrin, etc. The porphyrins, in combination with iron, form the heme component in biologically significant compounds such as hemoglobin and myoglobin.
The simplest saturated hydrocarbon. It is a colorless, flammable gas, slightly soluble in water. It is one of the chief constituents of natural gas and is formed in the decomposition of organic matter. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)
Activities or games, usually involving physical effort or skill. Reasons for engagement in sports include pleasure, competition, and/or financial reward.
The movement of materials (including biochemical substances and drugs) through a biological system at the cellular level. The transport can be across cell membranes and epithelial layers. It also can occur within intracellular compartments and extracellular compartments.

Synthesis and in vivo murine evaluation of Na4[1-(1'-B10H9)-6-SHB10H8] as a potential agent for boron neutron capture therapy. (1/283)

Reaction of the normal isomer of [B20H18]2- and the protected thiol anion, [SC(O)OC(CH3)3]-, produces an unexpected isomer of [B20H17SC(O)OC(CH3)3]4- directly and in good yield. The isomer produced under mild conditions is characterized by an apical-apical boron atom intercage connection as well as the location of the thiol substituent on an equatorial belt adjacent to the terminal boron apex. Although the formation of this isomer from nucleophilic attack of the normal isomer of [B20H18]2- has not been reported previously, the isomeric assignment has been unambiguously confirmed by one-dimensional and two-dimensional 11B NMR spectroscopy. Deprotection of the thiol substituent under acidic conditions produces a protonated intermediate, [B20H18SH]3-, which can be deprotonated with a suitable base to yield the desired product, [B20H17SH]4-. The sodium salt of the resulting [B20H17SH]4- ion has been encapsulated in small, unilamellar liposomes, which are capable of delivering their contents selectively to tumors in vivo, and investigated as a potential agent for boron neutron capture therapy. The biodistribution of boron was determined after intravenous injection of the liposomal suspension into BALB/c mice bearing EMT6 mammary adenocarcinoma. At low injected doses, the tumor boron concentration increased throughout the time-course experiment, resulting in a maximum observed boron concentration of 46.7 micrograms of B per g of tumor at 48 h and a tumor to blood boron ratio of 7.7. The boron concentration obtained in the tumor corresponds to 22.2% injected dose (i.d.) per g of tissue, a value analogous to the most promising polyhedral borane anions investigated for liposomal delivery and subsequent application in boron neutron capture therapy.  (+info)

Chronic feeding of a low boron diet adversely affects reproduction and development in Xenopus laevis. (2/283)

The aims of this work were as follows: 1) to determine whether a purified diet currently used for studies with rats was acceptable for reproductive studies in frogs; and 2) to determine whether frogs are sensitive to a deficit of boron (B) in the diet. Adult Xenopus laevis were fed a nonpurified beef liver and lung (BLL) diet (310 microg B/kg), a purified diet supplemented with boron (+B; 1850 microg B/kg), or a purified diet low in boron (-B; 45 microg B/kg) for 120 d. Frogs fed the BLL and +B diets produced 11.3 and 12.2% necrotic eggs, respectively. Abnormal gastrulation occurred in <4% of the fertilized eggs in both groups, and 96-h larval survival exceeded 75% in both groups. In contrast, frogs fed the -B diet for 120 d produced a high proportion of necrotic eggs (54%). Fertilized embryos from the -B diet-fed frogs showed a high frequency of abnormal gastrulation (26.8%), and >80% of the embryos died before 96 h of development. Mean embryo cell counts at X. laevis developmental stage 7.5 (mid-blastula) were significantly lower in the -B embryos than in the BLL or +B embryos. BLL and -B embryos grown in low boron culture media had a high frequency of malformations compared with embryos grown in boron-supplemented media. These studies show that a purified diet that has been used in rodent studies was acceptable for reproduction studies in X. laevis. This work also demonstrates that a diet low in boron markedly impairs normal reproductive function in adult X. laevis, and that administration of the low boron diet results in an increase in both incidence and severity of adverse effects. In addition, these studies demonstrate the usefulness of the X. laevis model in nutrition studies.  (+info)

Natural treatments for osteoarthritis. (3/283)

Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common form of joint disease. Although OA was previously thought to be a progressive, degenerative disorder, it is now known that spontaneous arrest or reversal of the disease can occur. Conventional medications are often effective for symptom relief, but they can also cause significant side effects and do not slow the progression of the disease. Several natural substances have been shown to be at least as effective as nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs at relieving the symptoms of OA, and preliminary evidence suggests some of these compounds may exert a favorable influence on the course of the disease.  (+info)

The physical characteristics of neodymium iron boron magnets for tooth extrusion. (4/283)

Impaction and non-eruption of teeth is a common problem encountered in orthodontics and many techniques have been proposed for the management of this condition. It has been advocated that a system utilizing magnets would supply a continuous, directionally sensitive, extrusive force, through closed mucosa and thus provide not only a physiological sound basis for successful treatment, but also reduce the need for patient compliance and appliance adjustment. This ex vivo investigation examined in detail the physical characteristics of neodymium iron boron magnets employed in attraction in order to assess their usefulness in the clinical situation. Attractive force and magnetic flux density measurements were recorded for nine sets of magnet pairs with differing morphologies. The effect of spatial relationship on force was assessed by varying vertical, transverse and horizontal positions of the magnets relative to each other, and by altering the pole face angles. The data obtained suggest that magnets with larger pole face areas and longer magnetic axes provide the best performance with respect to clinical usefulness. It was possible to formulate a specific relationship between force and flux density for each magnet pair. This relationship can be used in the clinical management of unerupted teeth to predict the force between the magnets by measuring the magnetic flux density present at mucosal level. The results indicate that magnetic systems may, indeed, have a place in the treatment of unerupted teeth.  (+info)

Boron stimulates yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) growth. (5/283)

Boron is required for the growth of vascular plants and embryonic development in fish. The molecular basis of boron's essentiality, however, remains unknown for both. The objective of this study was to determine whether yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae) could be used as a model for the evaluation of intracellular boron trafficking. Three experiments were conducted to assess the effect of boron supplementation on yeast growth. Cultures were grown in low boron media containing 0.04 micromol B/L. After 24 h, a new flask was inoculated with this culture; it was allowed to reach early log phase growth (9 h) and was then divided between two flasks. One flask was supplemented with ultrapure boric acid to achieve a concentration of 185 micromol B/L (+B); the other was supplemented with an equivalent volume of ultrapure water (NB). Boron significantly stimulated cell growth rate into the stationary phase of growth. Yeast cell boron concentrations decreased in both treatments over the course of the experiment, but analysis by inductively coupled plasma-mass spectrometry (ICPMS) did not detect differences in cellular concentration between the boron supplemented (B) and nonsupplemented (NB) groups. Ethanol concentrations did not differ between the two treatments, demonstrating that boron-stimulated growth was not a secondary effect of alcohol dehydrogenase inhibition. The demonstration of boron-dependent growth stimulation in yeast suggests that Saccharomyces cerevisiae can be used as a model system for the study of intracellular boron trafficking.  (+info)

The durability of parylene coatings on neodymium-iron-boron magnets. (6/283)

A parylene coating is frequently used to prevent corrosion of neodymium-iron-boron magnets when they are used intra-orally. This in vitro study was designed to test the durability of parylene coating in a simulated oral environment. Single and double parylene-coated magnets were subjected to grinding and crushing forces in an industrial ball mill. The results demonstrate that abrasion and wear was visible around the edges after 1 hour of testing, with a breach of the coating noted under high magnification scanning electron microscopy (SEM). The conclusion of the study is that parylene coating is unlikely to withstand intra-oral forces. The shape of the magnets, the manufacturing process involved in their production, and the thickness of the parylene coating are important factors to consider with respect to the durability of magnets used in the mouth.  (+info)

Boron microlocalization in oral mucosal tissue: implications for boron neutron capture therapy. (7/283)

Clinical studies of the treatment of glioma and cutaneous melanoma using boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) are currently taking place in the USA, Europe and Japan. New BNCT clinical facilities are under construction in Finland, Sweden, England and California. The observation of transient acute effects in the oral mucosa of a number of glioma patients involved in the American clinical trials, suggests that radiation damage of the oral mucosa could be a potential complication in future BNCT clinical protocols, involving higher doses and larger irradiation field sizes. The present investigation is the first to use a high resolution surface analytical technique to relate the microdistribution of boron-10 (10B) in the oral mucosa to the biological effectiveness of the 10B(n,alpha)7Li neutron capture reaction in this tissue. The two boron delivery agents used clinically in Europe/Japan and the USA, borocaptate sodium (BSH) and p-boronophenylalanine (BPA), respectively, were evaluated using a rat ventral tongue model. 10B concentrations in various regions of the tongue mucosa were estimated using ion microscopy. In the epithelium, levels of 10B were appreciably lower after the administration of BSH than was the case after BPA. The epithelium:blood 10B partition ratios were 0.2:1 and 1:1 for BSH and BPA respectively. The 10B content of the lamina propria was higher than that measured in the epithelium for both BSH and BPA. The difference was most marked for BSH, where 10B levels were a factor of six higher in the lamina propria than in the epithelium. The concentration of 10B was also measured in blood vessel walls where relatively low levels of accumulation of BSH, as compared with BPA, was demonstrated in blood vessel endothelial cells and muscle. Vessel wall:blood 10B partition ratios were 0.3:1 and 0.9:1 for BSH and BPA respectively. Evaluation of tongue mucosal response (ulceration) to BNC irradiation indicated a considerably reduced radiation sensitivity using BSH as the boron delivery agent relative to BPA. The compound biological effectiveness (CBE) factor for BSH was estimated at 0.29 +/- 0.02. This compares with a previously published CBE factor for BPA of 4.87 +/- 0.16. It was concluded that variations in the microdistribution profile of 10B, using the two boron delivery agents, had a significant effect on the response of oral mucosa to BNC irradiation. From a clinical perspective, based on the findings of the present study, it is probable that potential radiation-induced oral mucositis will be restricted to BNCT protocols involving BPA. However, a thorough high resolution analysis of 10B microdistribution in human oral mucosal tissue, using a technique such as ion microscopy, is a prerequisite for the use of experimentally derived CBE factors in clinical BNCT.  (+info)

Boron supplementation of a semipurified diet for weanling pigs improves feed efficiency and bone strength characteristics and alters plasma lipid metabolites. (8/283)

Two experiments were conducted to determine effects of dietary boron (B) on performance, plasma minerals and metabolites, and bone characteristics in young pigs. In Experiment 1, 48 pigs (24 males, 24 females; 21 d old) were allotted to pens, which were randomly assigned to one of the following dietary treatments: 1) control (natural ingredient diet; 6.7 mg B/kg diet), 2) control + 5 mg B/kg diet and 3) control + 15 mg B/kg diet. Boron was supplemented as sodium borate. In Experiment 2, 48 pigs (24 males, 24 females; 21 d old) were assigned to the same treatments described in Experiment 1; however, the basal diet was a semipurified diet (0.98 mg B/kg diet). Diets were fed for 40 d; on d 40, blood samples were obtained for determination of plasma mineral and metabolite concentrations. Femurs were harvested from 8 pigs per treatment on d 40 for determination of mechanical properties, ash and lipid percentage. In Experiment 1, B did not affect performance, plasma minerals or metabolites or bone properties. In Experiment 2, B supplementation improved (P: < 0.05) the gain:feed ratio and increased plasma cholesterol and triglyceride concentrations. There was a treatment x sex interaction (P: < 0.05) in Experiment 2 for bone lipid to be lower and bending moment to be higher, with the response occurring in male pigs. Other dependent variables in Experiment 2 were not affected by treatment. In conclusion, B supplementation of a low B diet elicited responses of physiologic importance to pigs. However, B supplementation of a natural ingredient diet did not elicit a response.  (+info)

The objective of this study was to determine whether dietary boron (B) affects the strength, density and mineral composition of teeth and mineral density of alveolar bone in rabbits with apparent obesity induced by a high-energy diet. Sixty female, 8-month-old, New Zealand rabbits were randomly assigned for 7 months into five groups as follows: (1) control 1, fed alfalfa hay only (5.91 MJ/kg and 57.5 mg B/kg); (2) control 2, high energy diet (11.76 MJ and 3.88 mg B/kg); (3) B10, high energy diet + 10 mg B gavage/kg body weight/96 h; (4) B30, high energy diet + 30 mg B gavage/kg body weight/96 h; (5) B50, high energy diet + 50 mg B gavage/kg body weight/96 h. Maxillary incisor teeth of the rabbits were evaluated for compression strength, mineral composition, and micro-hardness. Enamel, dentin, cementum and pulp tissue were examined histologically. Mineral densities of the incisor teeth and surrounding alveolar bone were determined by using micro-CT. When compared to controls, the different boron ...
A field experiment was conducted during the kharif season of 2014 at Main Agriculture Research Station (MARS), University of Agriculture Sciences, Dharwad (Karnataka) to study the influence of foliar application of nutrients on morpho-physiological traits, yield and yield components in greengram. Nine treatments comprising of KNO3 (0.1 %), MnSO4 (0.3 %), ZnSO4 (0.5 %), KNO3 (1.0 %) + MnSO4 (0.3 %), KNO3 (1.0 %) + ZnSO4 (0.5 %), MnSO4 (0.3 %) + ZnSO4 (0.5 %), KNO3 (1.0 %) + MnSO4 (0.3 %) + ZnSO4 (0.5 %), Propiconazole (0.1 %) and Control (unsprayed) were laid out in randomized completely block design(RCBD) with three replications. Foliar application was done at two stages 35 and 50 days after sowing (DAS). Among these treatments, KNO3 (1.0 %) + MnSO4 (0.3 %) + ZnSO4 (0.5 %) recorded increased chlorophyll, phenol content and peroxidase activity. The seed yield parameters like number of pods per plant, number of seeds per pod, seed yield per plant, seed yield per hectare and also harvest index were ...
When choosing your bone health supplements, the research is clear that you should look for trace nutrients on the label. Youll find them in my Better Bones Builder. You can learn more with my article 20 key bone-building nutrients.. References:. Beattie JH, Peace HS. The influence of a low-boron diet and boron supplementation on bone, major mineral and sex steroid metabolism in postmenopausal women. Br J Nutr. 1993 May;69(3):871-84.. Brodziak-Dopierała B1, Kwapuliński J, Sobczyk K, Wiechuła D. The content of manganese and iron in hip joint tissue. J Trace Elem Med Biol. 2013 Jul;27(3):208-12. doi: 10.1016/j.jtemb.2012.12.005. Epub 2013 Feb 15.. Conlan D, et al., Serum copper levels in elderly patients with femoral-neck fractures. Age Ageing. 1990;19(3):212-214. Qu, Xinhua, et al. Serum Copper Levels Are Associated with Bone Mineral Density and Total Fracture. Journal of Orthopaedic Translation, Chinese Speaking Orthopaedic Society, 31 May 2018, ...
Objective: The aim of this retrospective study was to calculate the amount of daily boron intake according to the daily nutrition diary and to evaluate the effects of boron on health via the results of some biochemical and hematological parameters. ...
Safeguards: Boron appears to raise estrogen concentrations in write-up-menopausal women (and more mature males). Due to this, stay away from boron supplementation In case you have hormone-sensitive ailments like cancers in the breast, uterus, or ovaries, and conditions like endometriosis or uterine fibroids. Pregnant and breastfeeding women should not take in more than 20 mg/day ...
Biostimulants are products that increase plant growth, resistance to water and abiotic stresses. it compositions, such as humic acids, amino acids, Ascorbic acids and other compounds. These substances cause changes in fundamental and structural processes to influence plant growth through enhanced tolerance to abiotic stresses and increase grain yield. The objectives of the present study were to investigate the effect of the foliar application of amino, humic and ascorbic acids with mineral fertilizers on growth, yield and chemical composition of wheat. The filed investigation was carried out at Baloza Research Station of the Desert Research Center, North Sinai, Egypt during the two successive seasons of 2019/2020. The experiment was conducted in a split plot design, with three replicates. The results obtained the yield components, total antioxidants, total phenol and nutrients concentration of wheat were increased with increasing the organic acids and antioxidants rates. The beneficial effect of
Relative Efficiency of Zinc-Coated Urea and Soil and Foliar Application of Zinc Sulphate on Yield, Nitrogen, Phosphorus, Potassium, Zinc and Iron Biofortification in Grains and Uptake by Basmati Rice (Oryza sativa L.)
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Paper:EFFECT OF FOLIAR APPLICATION OF ZINC ON SOME NEW GENOTYPES OF FABA BEAN. , Author:El-Hosary, A.A. and Mehasen, S.A.S. , Year:1998 , Faculty of Agriculture ,Department of Agronomy ,Benha University
Tobacco Nutrient Information Boron (B) is an essential element that frequently exhibits deficiency symptoms if it is in limited supply. Growers often apply additional B to avoid deficiencies, but if too much B is applied, there is the risk of B toxicity symptoms developing. Boron toxicities initially appear on the lower, older leaves. Early symptoms of boron toxicity will appear as wrinkling of the lower leaves and interveinal chlorosis along the leaf margin. The wrinkling is most likely caused by the lack of cell expansion when toxic levels of B are present. This wrinkling will develop across the leafs surface resulting in leaf deformation. Over time the interveinal chlorosis will move inward and develop over most of the leaf. Cells will rapidly die when excess B is supplied, resulting in necrotic spotting. With advanced symptomology, chlorosis and necrosis will progress up the plant to other leaves. ...
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Assessing the effects of low Boron diets on embryonic and fetal development in rodents using in vitro and in vivo model systems. AU - Lanoue, Louise. AU - Taubeneck, Marie W.. AU - Muniz, Jesus. AU - Hanna, Lynn A.. AU - Strong, Philip L.. AU - Murray, F. Jay. AU - Nielsen, Forrest H.. AU - Hunt, Curtiss D.. AU - Keen, Carl L. PY - 1998. Y1 - 1998. N2 - To date, boron (B) essentiality has not been conclusively shown in mammals. This article summarizes the results of a series of in vitro and in vivo experiments designed to investigate the role of B in mammalian reproduction. In the first study, rat dams were fed either a low (0.04 μg B/g) or an adequate (2.00 μg B/g) B diet for 6 wk before breeding and through pregnancy; reproductive outcome was monitored on gestation day 20. Although low dietary B significantly lowered maternal blood, liver, and bone B concentrations, it had no marked effects on fetal growth or development. The goal of the second study was to assess the effects ...
There have been all kinds of boronic acid-based enzyme inhibitors over the years, but theyve been mostly locked in the spacious closet labeled tool compounds. Thats as opposed to drugs. After all these years, Velcade is still the only marketed boron-containing drug that I know of. Theres been a good attempt to
Inhibition of Adventitious Root Growth in Boron-Deficient or Aluminum-Stressed Sunflower Cuttings - Adventitious roots;Aluminum;Ascorbate;Boron;Cuttings;Sunflower;
Zinc (Zn) deficiency associated with low dietary intake is a well-documented public health problem, resulting in serious health and socioeconomic problems. Field experiments were conducted with wheat to test the role of both soil and foliar application of ZnSO4 in Zn concentration of whole grain and grain fractions (e.g., bran, embryo and endosperm) in 3 locations. Foliar application of ZnSO4 was realized at different growth stages (e.g., stem elongation, boot, milk, dough stages) to study the effect of timing of foliar Zn application on grain Zn concentration. The rate of foliar Zn application at each growth stage was 4 kg of ZnSO4·7H2O ha-1. Laser ablation (LA)-ICP-MS was used to follow the localization of Zn within grain. Soil Zn application at a rate of 50 kg of ZnSO4·7H2O ha-1 was effective in increasing grain Zn concentration in the Zn-deficient location, but not in the locations without soil Zn deficiency. In all locations, foliar application of Zn significantly increased Zn ...
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Press Release issued Aug 31, 2016: Boron is an indispensable element, mostly found in soil, water and rocks across the globe. The average soil boron concentration is in the range of 10 to 20 ppm, however most of the areas across the globe is boron deficient. High concentration of boron in soil has found in western part of the U.S. and area in between Mediterranean to Kazakhstan. The average sew water boron concentration is ranges from 0.5 to 9.0 ppm, while fresh water has very low boron concentration. Highly concentrated and economically feasible boron sources are generally found in the in arid areas with a history of volcanism or hydrothermal activities such as Turkey and United States. Open-pit mining method is used to mine large deposits of high grade beds of crude borax at the Kramer deposit in California and the Kirka deposit in Ankara, Turkey.
Boron is the most widely deficient minor nutrient in vegetable crop soils. It is needed for protein synthesis and increases flower set, crop yield and quality. In combination with adequate phosphorus, boron increases pollination, fruit set and seed development. Boron deficiency causes growth reduction at the growing tips. Plants have small, crinkled, deformed leaves with large areas of discoloration. Boron deficiency is often caused by application of too much lime. While boron is essential for root growth and fruit development, it can become toxic if over-applied. Always test the soil and apply only the recommended amount. The deformed fruit of these strawberries is due to a deficiency of boron, which also deforms the plants leaves and roots. Bushy, drooping, crinkled leaves indicate boron deficiency in potato plants.
In this paper, we investigate the effect of heterogeneous boron concentration and coolant density distribution on nodal macroscopic cross sections, which could potentially arise in an Anticipated Transient Without Control rods of a boiling water reactor. All calculations are made with the 2-D transport code PHOENIX4. Full core simulators, such as POLCA7, often have simple models for handling such heterogeneities with the basic requirement that conservative results are obtained simulating such core conditions. We have found that this is not always the case and that the errors can potentially be quite high.
Boron biochemical functions are yet uncertain, but evidence suggests it is involved in the synthesis of one of the bases for nucleic acid (RNA uracil) formation. It may also be involved in some cellular activities such as division, differentiation, maturation and respiration. It is associated with pollen germination.. Boron Deficiency. Plants deficient in boron exhibit brittle abnormal growth at shoot tips and one of the earliest symptoms is failure of root tips to elongate normally. Stem and root apical meristems often die. Root tips often become swollen and discolored. Internal tissues may rot and become host to fungal disease. Leaves show various symptoms which include drying, thickening, distorting, wilting, and chlorotic or necrotic spotting.. Boron Toxicity. Yellowing of leaf tip followed by necrosis of the leaves beginning at tips or margins and progressing inward before leaves die and prematurely fall off. Some plants are especially sensitive to boron accumulation.. Copper. Copper is a ...
Boron is needed by life. In 2013, a hypothesis suggested it was possible that boron and molybdenum catalyzed the production of RNA on Mars with life being transported to Earth via a meteorite around 3 billion years ago.[115]. There exists one known boron-containing natural antibiotic, boromycin, isolated from streptomyces.[116][117]. Boron is an essential plant nutrient, required primarily for maintaining the integrity of cell walls. However, high soil concentrations of , 1.0 ppm lead to marginal and tip necrosis in leaves as well as poor overall growth performance. Levels as low as 0.8 ppm produce these same symptoms in plants that are particularly sensitive to boron in the soil. Nearly all plants, even those somewhat tolerant of soil boron, will show at least some symptoms of boron toxicity when soil boron content is greater than 1.8 ppm. When this content exceeds 2.0 ppm, few plants will perform well and some may not survive. When boron levels in plant tissue exceed 200 ppm, symptoms of boron ...
Nutrient uptake by roots often involves substrate-dependent regulated nutrient transporters. For robust uptake, the system requires a regulatory circuit within…
A method for preparing a copper pad surface for electrical connection that has superior diffusion barrier and adhesion properties is provided. In the method, a copper pad surface is first provided that has been cleaned by an acid solution, a protection layer of a phosphorus or boron-containing metal alloy is then deposited on the copper pad surface, and then an adhesion layer of a noble metal is deposited on top of the protection layer. The protection layer may be a single layer, or two or more layers intimately joined together formed of a phosphorus or boron-containing metal alloy such as Ni-P, Co-P, Co-W-P, Co-Sn-P, Ni-W-P, Co-B, Ni-B, Co-Sn-B, Co-W-B and Ni-W-B to a thickness between about 1,000 Å and about 10,000 Å. The adhesion layer can be formed of a noble metal such as Au, Pt, Pd and Ag to a thickness between about 500 Å and about 4,000 Å.
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Spraying the stem bases of individual plants can be a very effective and economical way to acquire selective control of various brush species. This method permits treatment throughout the year and is not as weather-dependent nor as growth stage-dependent as is foliar application. Fair to good results have been obtained from applications throughout the year, however, best and most consistent results have come from spring/summer growing season applications. Best results are also realized when applications are limited to younger plants possessing basal stems with smooth, thinner bark that has not yet matured into a thicker rougher corky layer.. The most efficient way to apply the herbicides is with a backpack sprayer, although a garden pump-up sprayer or any type of hand sprayer may be used. Using a sprayer nozzle with a small orifice (such as the Conejet* 5500-X1) can reduce total quantity of spray applied by as much as 80 percent over standard nozzles (McGinty and Ueckert 1995). Adjust the ...
A method of forming a boride layer for integrated circuit fabrication is disclosed. In one embodiment, the boride layer is formed by chemisorbing monolayers of a boron-containing compound and one refractory metal compound onto a substrate. In an alternate embodiment, the boride layer has a composite structure. The composite boride layer structure comprises two or more refractory metals. The composite boride layer is formed by sequentially chemisorbing monolayers of a boron compound and two or more refractory metal compounds on a substrate.
VERSATILE® ZINC is a liquid micronutrient product containing 9.0% zinc, formulated with both EDTA and IDS chelates for maximum stability and effectiveness. VERSATILE ZINC is effective and safe for both soil and foliar applications, is stable across a wide range of soil or spray tank solution pH and will not degrade in the presence of buffer adjuvants. VERSATILE ZINC is ortho and polyphosphate compatible and offers exceptional tank mix compatibility with other nutrient sources and plant protection products. VERSATILE ZINC should be used as a comprehensive Total Nutrition System® for maximizing plant growth, yield and quality. ...
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Brassinosteroids (BRs) are potent regulators of photosynthesis and crop yield in agricultural crops; however, the mechanism by which BRs increase photosynthesis is not fully understood. Here, we show that foliar application of 24-epibrassinolide (EBR) resulted in increases in CO(2) assimilation, hydrogen peroxide (H(2)O(2)) accumulation, and leaf area in cucumber. H(2)O(2 ...
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foliar insecticide applied at R3 one time. In the other 27 environments, soybean yield was unaffected by ... Hardin County- The R3 soybean growth stage is a common time to consider foliar application of ... 3/16 inch long, but less than 3/4 inch long at one of the four uppermost nodes on the main stem with .... ...
foliar insecticide applied at R3 one time. In the other 27 environments, soybean yield was unaffected by ... Hardin County- The R3 soybean growth stage is a common time to consider foliar application of ... 3/16 inch long, but less than 3/4 inch long at one of the four uppermost nodes on the main stem with .... ...
1) The process starts with a boron-containing drug, administered to the body and then accumulating selectively in cancer cells. 2) A neutron beam applied to the affected area interacts with the boron... ...
ELEMENTALS B is a high purity boron solution used for compensating boron deficiencies in reef aquariums. With ELEMENTALS element solutions you obtain a cheap and easy possibility of dosing used up elements in your reef-tank DOSAGE: 15 ml /100 Liter (26 US gal) = +1 mg boron/litermaximum Dosage 2 mg boron/Liter/0,26gal
this is probably due to Boron deficiency in the soil. can be prevented by applying Borax (a compound containing Boron) before sowing any brassicas (cabbages or turnips etc). Usually the centres turn brown or black but can be hollow in fast growing crops like radishes. Always more severe in dry weather. An artificial fertiliser 7 6 17 plus Boron is an excellent way to prevent the deficiency. Another product Solubor to be sprayed on after or before sowing is usually available from agricultural supply stores ...
Optically gathering organoboron composites are principal ingredients for pharmaceuticals and running materials such as fluid crystals. In rare, because heightens with an oxygen atom be bountying very penny-pinching to a boron atom can mellow the basic systematize for panaceas, researchers there the universe receive contended to broaden a method to synthesize such fusions. However, famed eluded them because of tribulations associated with depicting catalysts.. The inquiry team led by Professor Hajime Ito of Hokkaido Universitys Graduate Commence of Engineering, who struggled in synthesizing optically occupied organoboron coalesces by the borylation of aldehydes a few years ago, acclimated to ketone exacerbates in this delve into. Ketone systematizes are considered to be assorted difficult than aldehydes to use in asymmetric combinations.. The band has been recapturing catalysts to synthesize optically capable organoboron paratheses since it described a method for the borylation of intrinsic ...
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The high boron (B) content in desalinated seawater is a concern for crop development. However, in spite of the importance of the soil microbial community in soil fertility, the below-ground impacts of B are still unknown. Here, in a soil-ryegrass model system, the activity, biomass and diversity of the soil microbial community were evaluated in response to irrigation with: i) 0.3 mg B L−1; ii) 1 m ...
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I used batteries for the initial testing for mine (an AX-84 SEL). 4x AA batteries in series for the heater supply, and 2x 9-volt batteries in series for an 18 V B+ supply. I had to turn the volume controls up to full, but it produced enough sound for a basic sanity check of the audio circuits.. For mains-powered testing, a light bulb (say 100 W) in series with the mains supply is often recommended to limit the current (and light up as an indicator) if there is a fault.. Having someone who knows CPR on hand when working on them is also good!. ...
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Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT) is an experimental radiation therapy technique which is based on the principle of irradiating boron atoms with neut
Accurate dosimetry and determination of the biological effectiveness of boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) is challenging because of the mix of different types and energies of radiation at the cellular and subcellular levels. In this paper, we present a computational, multiscale system of models to better assess the relative biological effectiveness (RBE) and compound biological effectiveness (CBE) of several neutron sources as applied to BNCT using boronophenylalanine (BPA) and a potential monoclonal antibody (mAb) that targets HER-2-positive cells with Trastuzumab. The multiscale model is tested against published in vitro and in vivo measurements of cell survival with and without boron. The combined dosimetric and radiobiological model includes an analytical formulation that accounts for the type of neutron source, the tissue- or cancer-specific dose–response characteristics, and the microdistribution of boron. Tests of the model against results from published experiments with and without
20 November 2017 - RaySearch and Sumitomo Heavy Industries, Ltd. (Sumitomo), based in Tokyo, Japan, have entered into an agreement regarding treatment planning for boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) - a unique type of radiation therapy that targets cancer at the cellular level. The agreement extends the existing cooperation between Sumitomo and RaySearch on proton therapy. Sumitomo has developed the worlds first accelerator-based clinical BNCT system and is conducting clinical trials regarding recurrent head-and-neck and brain cancers in Japan. Treatment planning is an essential aspect of BNCT, and Sumitomo selected RayStation because of its advanced capabilities and usability. Under the agreement, RayStations functionality will be extended to support BNCT planning requirements*. BNCT will be an additional treatment modality in RayStation, alongside the existing options for photon, electron, proton, and carbon ion therapy. Users of BNCT will have access to the full range of advanced ...
A new target concept termed Discs Incorporating Sector Configured Orbiting Sources (DISCOS), is proposed for spallation applications, including BNCT (Boron Neutron Capture Therapy). In the BNCT application a proton beam impacts a sequence of ultra thin lithium DISCOS targets to generate neutrons by the {sup 7}Li(p,n){sup 7}Be reaction. The proton beam loses only a few keV of its {approximately}MeV energy as it passes through a given target, and is re-accelerated to its initial energy, by a DC electric field between the targets.
RATIONALE: Boron neutron capture therapy may selectively kill tumor cells without harming normal tissue. PURPOSE: Phase I trial to study the effe
The present invention relates to immunoconjugates for use in neutron capture therapy, in particular Boron neutron capture therapy, for killing target cells such as tumours. The immunoconjugate of the
Summary of Facts and Submissions. I. European patent application No. 00 936 887.9 (publication No. WO 00/76557) was refused by a decision of the examining division of 29 August 2005 on the basis of Article 97 EPC on the grounds of lack of inventive step under Article 56 EPC.. II. The following documents were inter alia cited during the proceedings before the examining division and the board of appeal:. (1) J.-L.A. Shih and R.M. Brugger: Neutron induced brachytherapy: A combination of neutron capture therapy and brachytherapy Medical Physics, vol. 19, no. 2, March/April 1992, pages 369-375. (2) EP-A-0 857 470. (3) US-A-5 840 009. (4) US-A-5 947 889. (4a) DE-A-196 00 669. III. The decision was based on claims 1-19 of the main request filed with letter dated 15 January 2002 (entry into the European phase).. Independent claims 1 of the main request before the examining division read as follows:. 1. A stent for neutron capture therapy, the stent comprising a body portion fabricated from a material ...
Developing radiation delivery systems for optimisation of absorbed dose to the target without normal tissue toxicity requires advanced calculations for transport of radiation. In this thesis absorbed dose and fluence in different radiotherapy applications were calculated by using Monte Carlo (MC) simulations.. In paper I-III external neutron activation of gadolinium (Gd) for intravascular brachytherapy (GdNCB) and tumour therapy (GdNCT) was investigated. MC codes MCNP and GEANT4 were compared. MCNP was chosen for neutron capture reaction calculations. Gd neutron capture reaction includes both very short range (Auger electrons) and long range (IC electrons and gamma) products. In GdNCB the high-energetic gamma gives an almost flat absorbed dose delivery pattern, up to 4 mm around the stent. Dose distribution at the edges and inside the stent may prevent stent edge and in-stent restenosis. For GdNCT the absorbed dose from prompt gamma will dominate over the dose from IC and Auger electrons in an ...
Arylboronate esters bearing methyl groups in both of their ortho positions were stably incorporated into lipid membranes at high concentrations without undergoing hydrolysis to the corresponding boronic acids. This method could be used in combination with previous methods to increase the maximum ratio of boron atoms in liposomal boron carriers ...
Fig. 2. Schematic diagram of the MITR. The fission converter-based epithermal neutron irradiation (FCB) facility is housed in the experimental hall of the MITR and operates in parallel with other user applications. The fission converter contains an array of 10 spent MITR-II fuel elements cooled by forced convection of heavy water coolant. A shielded horizontal beam line contains an aluminum and Teflon filter moderator to tailor the neutron energy spectrum into the desired epithermal energy range. A patient collimator defines the beam aperture and extends into the shielded medical room to provide circular apertures ranging from 16 to 8 cm in diameter. The in-air epithermal flux for the available field sizes ranges from 3.2 to 4.6 × 109 n/cm2 s at the patient position. The measured specific absorbed doses are constant for all field sizes and are well below the inherent background of 2.8 × 10−12 C+y(w) m2/n produced by epithermal neutrons in tissue. The dose distributions achieved with the ...
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Specialized treatment planning software systems are generally required for neutron capture therapy (NCT) research and clinical applications. The standard simplifying approximations that work well for
A computer model is described that performs microdosimetric calculations of the radiation dose delivered to tumour and normal tissue in boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) by simulating capture reactions in a predefined three-dimensional space. The role of intracellular boron distributions and cellular dimensions on the radiation dose in clinical and experimental BNCT has been studied using a PC-based computer model. In order to calculate the radiation dose to low boron uptake cells, the extent of irradiation by boron containing adjacent cells (cross fire) is also dealt with. Radiation doses from boron and nitrogen neutron capture are converted to a biological effect by means of relative individual ion track segment efficacies, based on linear energy transfer along the particle track. A good correlation was found after comparing predicted values with previously published experimental data. A number of examples is given to illustrate the programs features.
Boron compounds now have many applications in a number of fields, including Medicinal Chemistry. Although the uses of boron compounds in pharmacological science have been recognized several decades ago, surprisingly few are found in pharmaceutical drugs. The boron-containing compounds epitomize a new class for medicinal chemists to use in their drug designs. Carboranes are a class of organometallic compounds containing carbon (C), boron (B), and hydrogen (H) and are the most widely studied boron compounds in medicinal chemistry. Additionally, other boron-based compounds are of great interest, such as dodecaborate anions, metallacarboranes and metallaboranes. The boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) has been utilized for cancer treatment from last decade, where chemotherapy and radiation have their own shortcomings. However, the improvement in the already existing (BPA and/or BSH) localized delivery agents or new tumor-targeted compounds are required before realizing the full clinical potential of BNCT.
RATIONALE: Diagnostic procedures using boronophenylalanine-fructose complex (BPA-F) and/or sodium borocaptate (BSH) to detect the presence of boron in tumor cells may help determine whether patients who have thyroid cancer, head and neck cancer, or liver metastases may benefit from boron neutron capture therapy.. PURPOSE: This phase I trial is studying the side effects of giving BPA-F and/or BSH before surgery to detect boron uptake in tissues of patients with primary, metastatic, or recurrent thyroid cancer, head and neck cancer, or liver metastases from colorectal cancer. ...
Boron-doped diamond (BDD) film electrodes were use to electrochemically destroy N-nitrosodimethylamine (NDMA) in reverse osmosis (RO) concentrates. Batch experiments were conducted ito investigate the effects of dissolved organic carbon (DOC), chloride (Cl(-)), bicarbonate (HCO(3-) and hardness on r.... Full description. ...
Psimei, a recently launched biotechnology company in Middlesex, England, has acquired the license to commercialize the new boron compounds from Brookhaven Science Associates (BSA), the organization that manages Brookhaven for the U.S. Department of Energy. BSA holds U.S. patents and U.S. patent applications covering these compounds and has filed international patent applications, which are pending.. Brookhaven researchers recently performed clinical trials to determine the safety and toxicity limits of an experimental therapy known as boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) when used with a boronated amino acid called BPA in patients with an incurable brain cancer known as glioblastoma multiforme. In these trials, BNCT was no more effective than conventional therapies in slowing the recurrence of brain tumors.. Compared to BPA, the new boron compounds are expected to deliver higher concentrations of boron to certain tumors than to normal surrounding tissues within the neutron-irradiated regions, ...
Boron neutron capture therapy, or BNCT, is a two-part therapy that enhances the effect of radiation on cancer cells while minimizing the effect on nearby healthy cells.. Inadvertant damage to non-cancerous tissue is a major side effect of conventional radiation therapies, especially in the treatment of brain tumors. Conventional radiation therapy also requires several bouts of treatment, an inconvenience for many patients.. BNCT avoids these pitfalls by using radiation from BNLs medical reactor and a drug containing the element boron. Called BPA for boronophenylalanine, the drug is injected into the patient and travels through the bloodstream, concentrating preferentially in tumor tissue.. By itself BPA is harmless, but when exposed to a beam of neutrons from the reactor, the boron atoms capture neutrons, creating secondary effects that kill cells in the immediate vicinity.. Clinical trials of BNCT have been under way at BNL since 1994. Other locations in the U.S. are conducting related ...
Maleimide-functionalized closo-dodecaborate albumin conjugates (MID-AC): Unique ligation at cysteine and lysine residues enables efficient boron delivery to tumor for neutron capture therapyMaleimide-functionalized closo-dodecaborate albumin conjugates (MID-AC): Unique ligation at cysteine and lysine residues enables efficient boron delivery to tumor for neutron capture therapy ...
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For years, radiotherapy has been an essential mode of noninvasive cancer therapy and advancements have led to life saving treatments for patients. In contrast to other conventional radiotherapies, boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) is unique in its selective destruction of cancerous cells. BNCT is based on nuclear capture and fission reactions when nonradioactive 10B is irradiated with neutrons to yield excited 11B* which decays into high energy alpha particles and 7Li nuclei. Boron is preferentially accumulated into tumour cells though non-toxic carriers and the short length of the generated neutron beams (5-9 µm) destroys nearby cells leaving the surrounding healthy tissue intact.. The development of carrier systems that deliver sufficient amounts of boron to carry out effective destruction of all vicinal tumour cells has been a significant area of BNCT research for many years. A recent breakthrough made by Professors Atsushi Ikeda of Hiroshima University, Takeshi Nagasaki of Osaka City ...
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Department of Life Science and Technology home page - Research video: Fighting cancer with slime chemistry and BNCT - Department of Life Science and Technology, School of Life Science and Technology, Tokyo Institute of Technology.Expectations are growing for Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT), a new cancer treatment, with few ...
The present invention is directed to low toxicity boronated compounds and methods for their use in the treatment, visualization, and diagnosis of tumors. More specifically, the present invention is directed to low toxicity carborane-containing 5, 10, 15, 20-tetraphenylporphyrin compounds and methods for their use particularly in boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) and photodynamic therapy (PDT) for the treatment of tumors of the brain, head, neck, and surrounding tissue. The invention is also directed to using these carborane-containing tetraphenyl porphyrin compounds to methods of tumor imaging and/or diagnosis such as MRI, SPECT, or PET.
The present invention is directed to low toxicity boronated compounds and methods for their use in the treatment, visualization, and diagnosis of tumors. More specifically, the present invention is directed to low toxicity carborane-containing 5, 10, 15, 20-tetraphenylporphyrin compounds and methods for their use particularly in boron neutron capture therapy (BNCT) and photodynamic therapy (PDT) for the treatment of tumors of the brain, head and neck, and surrounding tissue. The invention is also directed to using these carborane-containing tetraphenyl porphyrin compounds to methods of tumor imaging and/or diagnosis such as MRI, SPECT, or PET.
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TY - JOUR. T1 - Identification of a novel boron-containing antibacterial agent (AN0128) with anti-inflammatory activity, for the potential treatment of cutaneous diseases. AU - Baker, Stephen J.. AU - Akama, Tsutomu. AU - Zhang, Yong Kang. AU - Sauro, Vittorio. AU - Pandit, Chetan. AU - Singh, Rajeshwar. AU - Kully, Maureen. AU - Khan, Jehangir. AU - Plattner, Jacob J.. AU - Benkovic, Stephen J.. AU - Lee, Ving. AU - Maples, Kirk R.. PY - 2006/12/1. Y1 - 2006/12/1. N2 - A series of borinic acid picolinate esters were synthesized and screened for their minimum inhibitory concentration (MIC) against Gram-positive and -negative bacteria. Our lead compounds were then screened for anti-inflammatory activity. From these studies, we identified 3-hydroxypyridine-2-carbonyloxy-bis(3-chloro-4-methylphenyl)borane (2g, AN0128) as having the best combination of anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory activities. This compound is now in clinical development for dermatological conditions.. AB - A series of ...
Boron neutron capture therapy, a local radiation therapy, may give cancer patients tumour-free time and relief from symptoms when other known and effective treatment methods have been exhausted.
p,The electrochemical properties of chloramphenicol at a boron-doped diamond thin-film (BDD) electrode were studied using cyclic voltammetry. The highest current response of chloramphenicol was obtained with phosphate buffer, pH 6 (0.1 M) in 1% ethanol. The relationship between the concentration of chloramphenicol and the current response was linear over the range of 0.1 - 10 mM (R-2 = 0.9990). The amount of chloramphenicol was analyzed by flow-injection analysis. A thin-layer flow cell equipped with a BDD electrode was used as an amperometric detector, and experiments were carried out at -0.7 V (vs. Ag/AgCl). The linear relationship between the current response and the concentration of chloramphenicol in the range of 0.1 - 50 mu M (R-2 = 0.9948) and the limit of detection of 0.03 mu M (S/N = 3) were obtained. This method has been successfully applied to the determination of chloramphenicol in sterile eye drops and milk sample by the standard addition method. The average recoveries of ...
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Product Name: Boric Acid Powder. Common Name: hydrogen borate, boracic acid, orthoboric acid and acidum boricum. Description: Boric acid has mild antibiotic properties against fungal or bacterial infection.. Boric acid ophthalmic (for the eyes) is used as an eye wash to cleanse or irrigate the eyes. Boric acid provides soothing relief from eye irritation, and helps remove pollutants from the eye such as smog, chlorine, or other chemicals.. Indications and Usage:. Boric Acid diluted with water can be used to create an easy and effective eyewash. Whether its a minor irritation or the more serious and contagious eye infection, a Boric Acid eyewash solution can help eye problems by treating any bacterial infection and soothing inflamed eyes. That includes relief of pink eye symptoms.. Pack Size: Boric Acid Powder is available in 50gm pack.. Minimum Order Quantity: 3000 packs. Certification: WHO-GMP. ...
Considering the relatively low cost of boron fertilizers and the high value of rice grain, yield response to B could result in a 10:1 return to rice producers for their input costs.. Boron primarily occurs in the soil as the mineral borax. Boron may also bond with organic matter. In agricultural soils the majority of plant-available boron is associated with clay minerals. Boron is released, by weathered rocks, in the soil solution as boric acid (H3BO3). Boric acid is highly soluble in water and is easily leached from the soil. Consequentially boron must be supplied each year as fertilizer in many cropping situations. Liming also decreases boron availability in soils. At higher pH levels, clay minerals absorb and strongly hold boron. The high pH of well waters buffered by calcium carbonate increases the pH of flooded rice soils and may limit boron availability.. Symptoms of boron deficiency in rice are sometimes difficult to detect visually in the field. Boron deficiency symptoms in rice begin ...
A diamond thin film thermistor having a substrate, an electrically insulating diamond layer formed on the substrate by vapor-phase synthesis, a semiconducting diamond layer as a temperature-sensing part on the electrically insulating diamond layer by vapor-phase synthesis, and metal thin film electrodes attached to the semiconducting diamond layer. A plurality of such diamond thin film thermistors can simultaneously be formed on a single substrate, and the substrate is cut with a dicing saw to provide individual diamond thin film thermistor chips of the same quality.
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Based on mammalian median lethal dose (LD50) rating of 2,660 mg/kg body mass, boric acid is poisonous if taken internally or inhaled in large quantities. The Thirteenth Edition of the Merck Index indicates that the LD50 of boric acid is 5.14 g/kg for oral dosages given to rats, and that 5 to 20 g/kg has produced death in adult humans. For comparisons sake, the LD50 of salt is reported to be 3.75 g/kg in rats according to the Merck Index.. Long term exposure to boric acid may be of more concern, causing kidney damage and eventually kidney failure (see links below). Although it does not appear to be carcinogenic, studies in dogs have reported testicular atrophy after exposure to 32 mg/kg bw/day for 90 days. This level is far lower than the LD50.[5]. According to boric acid IUCLID Dataset published by the European Commission, boric acid in high doses shows significant developmental toxicity and teratogenicity in rabbit, rat, and mouse fetuses as well as cardiovascular defects, skeletal variations, ...
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may aid in the cation permeability through the cuticle to the plant cell. It has been found that the use of copper salts, either applied to the leaf or soil, when present in the cell at 10 to 100 times the amount necessary for normal growth and development, may control pathogens. Because of the efficacy of chelated copper the amount of copper salt necessary at an application to the soil or the plant itself to raise the copper content in tissue analysis is lowered. In copper deficient soils two kilogram/hectare of chelated copper when foliar applied has been shown to add enough copper ion into the plant tissue. An newfound method of foliar application of chelated copper at a concentration of 0.006M (equivalent to 0.25-0.5 kilogram/hectare) has been shown to raise the dry weight tissue analysis to levels of at least 10 to 60 times the amount necessary for normal growth and development; this new method is at least 2 to 10 times more effective then synthetic compounds from a foliar application. ...
Sjuvarsson E, Damaraju VL, Mowles D, Sawyer MB, Tiwari R, Agarwal HK, Khalil A, Hasabelnaby S, Goudah A, Nakkula RJ, Barth RF, Cass CE, Eriksson S, Tjarks W. Cellular influx, efflux, and anabolism of 3-carboranyl thymidine analogs: potential boron delivery agents for neutron capture therapy. J Pharmacol Exp Ther. 2013 Nov;347(2):388-97 ...
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Boric Acid Boric Acid specifications & features from suppliers/manufacturer Formula:H3BO3 Molecular weight:61.83 Purity like B element:17.4 % Min Purity like H3BO3:99.5% Min The following are the specifications of Boric acid technical grade B2O3:56.0% Min. Sulfates(SO4=):0.15% Max. Chlorides(Cl-):0.15% Max. Iron (Fe3+):0.0
Two sources contribute essentially to the presence of anthropogenic radioisotopes in the environment: (i) release from nuclear materials with a major fraction derived from the nuclear bomb testing period during the period 1950-1963 and (ii) emissions from the nuclear industry, such as waste waters from U-mine tailing or nuclear fuel reprocessing plants. This chapter focuses mainly on the major source responsible for global surface contamination, that is, radioisotope aerosol deposition after release into the atmosphere. The atmospheric emissions were caused mainly via surface atomic bomb tests and reactor accidents, with the Chernobyl reactor catastrophe as the most important contribution. In contrast with most fission products, almost all actinides (which are produced via neutron capture reactions) are rather long lived and can be measured in environmental samples with high precision. Some of the actinides (i.e., U, Pu, Cm) consist of various isotopes (e.g.,238,239,240,241Pu) and hence can be ...
The energy deposition in the nucleus of cells exposed to the 10B(n, alpha)7Li neutron capture reaction has been calculated and compared to the measured biological effect of this reaction. It was found that a considerable distribution of hit sizes to the nucleus occurs. The comparison of hit size fre …
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Boric acid has a low level of toxicity for humans. The chemical may irritate the eyes and skin. In rare cases, boric acid poisoning occurs when someone swallows boric acid or experiences repeated...
Advanced Research Report on Global Boric Acid Market 2019. ICRWorld Research estimates the future of the Boric Acid industry with a thorough analysis of the forces governing the market. The report, titled Global Boric Acid Market 2019 - Production, Sales, Demand, Supply, Cost Structure, Manufacturers, Shares, Forecast 2024, is a comprehensive take on the strengths […]. ...
"Boron"; v t e (Articles without EBI source, Articles without KEGG source, Articles without UNII source, ECHA InfoCard ID from ... It is one of two compounds of aluminium and boron, the other being AlB12, which are both commonly referred to as aluminium ... Aluminium diboride (AlB2) is a chemical compound made from the metal aluminium and the metalloid boron. ...
... are common boron sources of this general formula. The boron atom of a boronic ester or acid is sp2 hybridized possessing a ... Boronic acids and esters are classified depending on the type of carbon group (R) directly bonded to boron, for example alkyl ... Boronic acids are trivalent boron-containing organic compounds that possess one alkyl substituent and two hydroxyl groups. ... Organoboron compounds are organic compounds containing a carbon-boron bond. Organoboron compounds have broad applications for ...
Three equivalents of HF react to give the intermediate boron trifluoride and the fourth gives fluoroboric acid: B(OH)3 + 4 HF ... doi:10.1002/zaac.19814821124 Brotherton, R. J.; Weber, C. J.; Guibert, C. R.; Little, J. L. "Boron Compounds". Ullmann's ... ISBN 978-0-13-039913-7. Meller, A. (1988). "Boron". Gmelin Handbook of Inorganic Chemistry. Vol. 3. New York: Springer-Verlag. ... and in electrolytic generation of boron. HBF4 is also used in aluminum etching and acid pickling. HBF4 is used as a catalyst ...
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Boron Aluminium boride Haynes, William M., ed. (2011). CRC Handbook of Chemistry and Physics (92nd ed.). Boca Raton, FL: CRC ... The β-form can be prepared by the reaction of boron(III) oxide with sulfur and aluminum, then adding carbon to the mixture. ... It is the hardest boride of the aluminium-boron system, which also includes AlB10, AlB4, AlB2 and AlB. There are two ... "Boron"; "Lightness and hardness" (Chemical pages without ChemSpiderID, Articles without EBI source, Articles without KEGG ...
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It is a weak Lewis acid (AN = 23, Gutmann-Beckett method). Borate esters are prepared by heating boric acid or related boron ... 10, p. 80 National Pollutant Inventory - Boron and compounds MSDS for Trimethyl Borate WebBook page for BC3H9O3 (CS1 maint: ... "Boron Compounds". Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. Weinheim: Wiley-VCH.{{cite encyclopedia}}: CS1 maint: uses ... "A convenient NMR method for the measurement of Lewis acidity at boron centres: correlation of reaction rates of Lewis acid ...
Because LiBF4 and other alkali-metal salts thermally decompose to evolve boron trifluoride, the salt is commonly used as a ... Robert Brotherton; Joseph Weber; Clarence Guibert & John Little (2000). "Boron Compounds". Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial ...
Stasiukynas, D. C.; Boron, V.; Hoogesteijn, R.; Barragán2, J.; Martin, A.; Tortato, F.; Rincón, S.; Payán, E. (2021). "Hide and ...
Typical micronutrients are boron, zinc, molybdenum, iron, and manganese. These elements are provided as water-soluble salts. ... For example, sugar beets appear to require boron, and legumes require cobalt, while environmental conditions such as heat or ... ISBN 978-1-878148-05-6. "Boron Deficiency". Chen, Huaihai; Yang, Zamin K.; Yip, Dan; Morris, Reese H.; Lebreux, Steven J.; ... boron (B). Of occasional significance are silicon (Si), cobalt (Co), and vanadium (V). The nutrients required for healthy plant ...
This results in six or seven sets of nonmetals, depending on the treatment of boron, which in some cases is regarded as a ... boron; (iii) carbon; (iv) silicon; (v) germanium (and tin and lead); (vi) nitrogen; (vii) phosphorus; (viii) arsenic and ...
Boron Boron is the only element with a partially disordered structure in its most thermodynamically stable crystalline form. ... Polycrystalline γ-boron: As hard as polycrystalline cubic boron nitride', Scripta Materialia, vol. 67, pp. 257‒260, doi:10.1016 ... Common metalloids: Boron is reported to be capable of forming an oxysulfate (BO)2SO4, a bisulfate B(HSO4)3 and a sulfate B2(SO4 ... In 2004, a boron compound broke this record by a thousand fold with the synthesis of carborane acid H(CHB11Cl11). Another ...
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Boron, Walter. F; Emile Boulpaep (2003). Medical Physiology. Elsevier Saunders. p. 489. ISBN 978-0-7216-0076-5. DiFrancesco D ( ... Boron, Walter. F; Emile Boulpaep (2003). Medical Physiology. Elsevier Saunders. p. 487. ISBN 978-0-7216-0076-5. Verkerk AO, ...
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Diborene Zhou, M; Tsumori, N; Li, Z; Fan, K; Andrews, L; Xu, Q (2002). "OCBBCO: A neutral molecule with some boron-boron triple ... A diboryne in chemistry is a chemical compound containing a boron-boron triple bond. Such compounds are of fundamental ... "Ambient-Temperature Isolation of a Compound with a Boron-Boron Triple Bond". Science. 336 (6087): 1420-2. Bibcode:2012Sci... ...
Robert J. Brotherton, C. Joseph Weber, Clarence R. Guibert, John L. Little (2000). "Boron Compounds". Ullmann's Encyclopedia of ... doi: 10.1016/0032-3861(96)00323-0 National Pollutant Inventory - Boron and compounds WebBook page for BC6H15O3 (CS1 maint: uses ... "A convenient NMR method for the measurement of Lewis acidity at boron centres: correlation of reaction rates of Lewis acid ...
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... burning with an apple-green flame characteristic for boron compounds. Thus, it is typically handled and stored using air-free ... "Boron Compounds". Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. Wiley-VCH. doi:10.1002/14356007.a04_309. ISBN 3527306730. " ...
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In this structure, there are two four-coordinate boron centers and two three-coordinate boron centers. The crystalline ... "Boron Basics". www.spectrumanalytic.com. "Learning Taxidermy Fish". Taxidermy Hobbyist , The Art Of Taxidermy. March 17, 2011. ... borax.com Wizniak, Jaime (July 2005). "Borax, Boric Acid, and Boron - From exotic to commodity" (PDF). Indian Journal of ... Borax can also be produced synthetically from other boron compounds.[citation needed] Naturally occurring borax (known by the ...
Boron, WF; Waisbren, SJ; Modlin, IM; Geibel, JP (Nov 1994). "Unique permeability barrier of the apical surface of parietal and ...
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"Boron Hydride Chemistry" (E. L. Muetterties, ed.), Academic Press, New York Wade, K. (1971). "The structural significance of ... Beall, Herbert; Gaines, Donald F. (2003). "Boron Hydrides". Encyclopedia of Physical Science and Technology. pp. 301-316. doi: ... especially those of the family of boron hydrides (in 1975) and carboranes because they are isoelectronic. This is a ...
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With little evidence, boron has been consumed for menstrual cramps and boric acid has been used vaginally for yeast infections. ... Boron deficiency. Taking boron by mouth treats and prevents boron deficiency.. Possibly effective for.... *Vaginal yeast ... Boron may have antioxidant effects. People commonly use boron for boron deficiency and vaginal yeast infections. It is also ... avoid supplemental boron or high amounts of boron from foods.. Kidney disease: Do not take boron supplements if you have kidney ...
Breathing moderate levels of boron irritates the nose, throat, and eyes. This chemical has been found in at least 142 of 1,416 ... Exposure to boron occurs in the workplace or from using certain consumer products. ... What is boron?. Boron is a compound that occurs in nature. It is often found combined with other substances to form compounds ... Boron is also released from industries that use it. *Boron cannot be destroyed in the environment. It can only change its form ...
Boron trifluoride. CAS No: 7637-07-2. NOTE:. (1) Efficacy of Medical Tests has not been evaluated.. (2) NIOSH references ... Boron trifluoride. Editor(s). /Author(s). Specific Medical Test(s) or Examination(s). Reference(s). ...
Allotropes of boron Boron deficiency Boron oxide Boron nitride Boron neutron capture therapy Boronic acid Hydroboration- ... Greim, Jochen & Schwetz, Karl A. (2005). "Boron Carbide, Boron Nitride, and Metal Borides". Boron Carbide, Boron Nitride, and ... Boron halides are corrosive. Boron is necessary for plant growth, but an excess of boron is toxic to plants, and occurs ... Boron carbide and cubic boron nitride powders are widely used as abrasives. Boron nitride is a material isoelectronic to carbon ...
What is the formula name of the compound in a boron?. Boron is an element and contains only atoms of Boron. ... Borax is a mineral that is a compound of the element boron. It is not a metal. Boron is a metalloid, rather than a metal. ... Can 1 boron bond with 3 sodium atoms?. No, there is not such a compound with sodium and boron. ... What is boron atomic mass?. Boron is a non metal element. Atomic mass of it is 10.81. ...
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Introduction The electronic configuration for elements from Boron family have outer-shell electronic configuration as $\mathrm{ ... Why does boron have higher melting and boiling point when compared to other congeners of Group 13 elements? ... Why does pπ - pπ backbonding occurs in boron halides but does not occur for aluminium halides? ... State the difference in behavior of Boron and Aluminium, when hydrolysed.. Ans: The enthalpy of $\mathrm{AlCl_3}$ solution is ...
Rice University researchers predict that Boron 80, B80, buckyball boron should exist ... Home » Uncategorized » B80, Buckball Boron should exist. B80, Buckball Boron should exist. April 7, 2017. April 23, 2007. by ... Rice University researchers predict that Boron 80, B80, buckyball boron should exist ...
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... the bioremediation of boron contaminated sites by bacteria related to the accumulation of boron; the reactive features of boron ... boron toxicity in these organisms, the microbial diversity in environments containing boron, the applications of boron and ... This book reviews boron properties and its applications including various aspects of the physiological role of boron in plants ... Chapter 1. Boron Functioning in Growth and Development of Plants. (Archana, Preetam Verma and N. Pandey-Department of Botany, ...
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... through thermal treatments and the addition of small amounts of high strength stainless steel wires perpendicular to the boron ... Improvements in the mechanical properties of a boron/aluminum composite material have been achieved ... Analysis of an Improved Boron/Aluminum Composite. Source Improvements in the mechanical properties of a boron/aluminum ... through thermal treatments and the addition of small amounts of high strength stainless steel wires perpendicular to the boron ...
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The tellurium encased in boron nitride nanotubes can be as thin as 2 nanometers and its current-carrying capacity beats out ...
Boron penetration was evaluated after 6, 13, and 26 weeks and boron retention after 26 weeks of diffusion. Boron penetration ... Although boron retentions in the outer assay zone were below those standardized for pressure-treated wood, in some cases they ... This study evaluated the effect of formulation and concentration on diffusion of boron in lumber specimens that were ... The extent of boron penetration in framing lumber treated by spray applications during construction is not well quantified. ...
A new technique for depositing diamond on the surface of cubic boron nitride can integrate the two materials into a single ... Home » Crystalline materials » News » Cubic boron nitride sparkles in diamonds Cubic boron nitride sparkles in diamonds. 18 May ... Diamond-like hardness just a phase for 2D boron nitride. Experiments and simulations have revealed how 2D boron nitride can ... As its name suggests, c-BN is a form of boron nitride with a cubic crystalline structure. It has similar properties to diamond ...
... demonstrated for the first time that hexagonal boron nitride (BN) is an excellent support for H3PW12O40 Keggin units (KU) used ... In this work, it is highlighted the interest of using hexagonal boron nitride (BN) as a support. It is shown that, in contrast ... Hexagonal boron nitride (BN) is an excellent support for H3PW12O40 Keggin unit. Louvain-La-Neuve ... Hexagonal boron nitride (BN) is an excellent support for H3PW12O40 Keggin unit ...
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Detailed decay information for the isotope boron-17 including decay chains and daughter products. ... Boron Pictures Page. Al. Si. P. S. Cl. Ar. K. Ca. Boron Technical Data. Sc. Ti. V. Cr. Mn. Fe. Co. Ni. Cu. Zn. Ga. Ge. As. Se. ... Isotopes of Boron (click to see decay chain):. 6B 7B 8B 9B 10B 11B 12B 13B 14B 15B 16B 17B 18B 19B ... Boron Main Page. Black White Gray. B. C. N. O. F. Ne. ...
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Boron nitride & intermetallic composites (IMC) for evaporator boats and other components. Learn more here. ... Pyrolytic Boron Nitride (PBN). PBN is an ultra-high purity boron nitride solid grown using a CVD process. PBN is suitable for ... The Boron Nitride Advantage. Boron nitride is a high temperature ceramic that has a structure similar to graphite. Our ... Boron Nitride - BN. The BN portfolio of components features a variety of high purity hexagonal boron nitride (hBN) materials. ...
... duty as not all customers were willing to accept boron-added steel. Especially for important long-standing customers that ... "I dont think every customer will accept boron. Because, technically, boron steel is not the same for application purposes," ... "So, the industry as a whole continues to add boron to avoid export duty but I do not agree with that view at all." ... To be sure, some export of steel also happened after paying the 15% duty as not all customers were willing to accept boron- ...
7-hydantoin-fluoroquinolone-boron and 7-dihydropyridine-fluoroquinolone-boron complexes showed the strongest effect according ... In this work, the use of boron is shown as an alternative of metal to form a complex by incorporating to fluoroquinolone as an ... The fluoroquinolone-boron hybrid complex showed proliferation inhibition in SiHa and CasKi cells, opening the possibility to ... Fluoroquinolone-boron complexes were synthesized according to the Gould–Jacobs cyclization method, and five hybrid ...
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Density functional theory simulations run at NERSC helped Rice University researchers determine that two-dimensional boron is a ... That 2D boron has now been produced is a good thing, according to Yakobson and lead authors Penev and Alex Kutana, a ... Boron atoms can make more than one pattern when coming together as a 2D material, another characteristic predicted by Yakobson ... 2D Flat Boron Yields a Superconducting Surprise. Simulations Run at NERSC Help Reveal Materials Superconducting Superpowers ...
  • By stretching hexagonal boron nitride, scientists have obtained the largest spectral color-tuning range from an atomically thin quantum system. (materialstoday.com)
  • In this work, it is highlighted the interest of using hexagonal boron nitride (BN) as a support. (uclouvain.be)
  • Our portfolio of hot-pressed solid materials includes pure hexagonal boron nitride as well as composites suitable for applications requiring excellent thermal properties combined with electrical isolation. (kennametal.com)
  • The BN portfolio of components features a variety of high purity hexagonal boron nitride (hBN) materials. (kennametal.com)
  • The BNP portfolio of materials is a family of hexagonal boron nitride composites that combine the properties of hBN with the desired properties of the specific ceramic additive to produce a hybrid material that maintains the advantage of easy machinability. (kennametal.com)
  • Today, Saint-Gobain Boron is the top-ranked company worldwide for hexagonal BN solutions. (mis-asia.com)
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  • Item No.: Tr-BN Hexagonal boron nitride is also called white graphite. (mis-asia.com)
  • Nitrogen and boron in hexagonal boron nitride also form a hexagonal network layer, which overlaps each other to form a crystal.Purity: 99%Particle Size: 100nm, 500nm, 3-5 When it comes to display technology, in addition to the traditional LCD and LED liquid crystal display screen, OLED (organic light emitting diode) display technology has become a new mainstream. (mis-asia.com)
  • Is Hexagonal Boron Nitride Hard? (mis-asia.com)
  • Why is hexagonal boron nitride used in makeup? (mis-asia.com)
  • The technique is the third major application for the hexagonal boron nitride lift-off technique, which was developed by a team of researchers from the Georgia Institute of Technology, the French National Center for Scientific Research (CNRS), and Institut Lafayette in Metz, France. (electroiq.com)
  • Several years ago researchers discovered that color centers in a synthesized material called hexagonal boron nitride (hBN), which is commonly used as a lubricant or additive for paints and cosmetics, emitted even brighter colors than color centers in diamond. (nanotech-now.com)
  • We specialize in harnessing the properties of hexagonal Boron Nitride to find tailored solutions to application-specific challenges in lubrication, insulation, refractory, thermal management and more. (saint-gobain.com.cn)
  • Global Boron Nitride, Boron Nitride Overview, Boron Nitride Applications, Boron Nitride Suppliers, Boron Nitride Price market trend 2023-2027 How is hexagonal boron nitride BN powder produced? (mensmentore.com)
  • Boron nitride powder is a pure white ceramic material with a hexagonal crystal structure similar to graphite. (mensmentore.com)
  • No peaks due to hexagonal boron nitride were observed in the XRD patterns. (niscair.res.in)
  • Two-dimensional hexagonal boron nitride is a fascinating nanomaterial with a broad range of potential applications. (fu-berlin.de)
  • One of the efficient strategies for improving the processability of two-dimensional hexagonal boron nitride is the covalent functionalization of this nanomaterial. (fu-berlin.de)
  • In this study, we report on a straightforward approach for functionalization of two-dimensional hexagonal boron nitride by lithium cyclopentadienyl and its application for water treatment. (fu-berlin.de)
  • An atom-thick Rice Owl (scale bar equals 100 micrometers) was created to show the ability to make fine patterns in hybrid graphene/hexagonal boron nitride (hBN). (advancedsciencenews.com)
  • The materials at play - graphene and hexagonal boron nitride - have been merged into sheets and built into a variety of patterns at nanoscale dimensions. (advancedsciencenews.com)
  • Graphene-based electronics require similar, compatible 2D materials for other components, and researchers have found hexagonal boron nitride (h-BN) works nicely as an insulator. (advancedsciencenews.com)
  • Hexagonal boron nitride powder with a marked platelet structure and a high degree of purity. (final-materials.com)
  • 2 daysbefore · Global Hexagonal Boron Nitride Market Size, Status and Forecast 2020-2025 by Courant Market Research specializes in market strategy, market orientation, expert opinion, and knowledgeable information on the global market. (yaffacafe.com)
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  • Momentive Boron Nitride Spray - High Temperature Release Agent 4350 Hexagonal Boron Nitride Aerosol Spray offers convenient way to apply thin film of coating on any surface as well as in hard. (yaffacafe.com)
  • Momentive Hexagonal Boron Nitride Composite Ceramics Sales (MT), Revenue (Million US$), Price (USD/MT) and Gross Margin (2015-2020) Table 56. (yaffacafe.com)
  • Pyrolytic boron nitride is a grade of hexagonal boron nitride. (innovacera.com)
  • Common borate compounds include boric acid, salts of borates, and boron oxide. (cdc.gov)
  • Exposure to boron compounds may occur if you use consumer products that contain them, such as cosmetics and laundry products. (cdc.gov)
  • Pesticides containing boron compounds should be used according to their directions and should be kept away from children. (cdc.gov)
  • Children living near waste sites containing boron and boron compounds are likely to be exposed to higher than normal environmental levels of boron through breathing in boron-containing dust, touching soil, and eating contaminated soil. (cdc.gov)
  • As the lightest element of the boron group it has three valence electrons for forming covalent bonds, resulting in many compounds such as boric acid, the mineral sodium borate, and the ultra-hard crystals of boron carbide and boron nitride. (wikipedia.org)
  • Boron is primarily used in chemical compounds. (wikipedia.org)
  • Boron compounds were relatively rarely used until the late 1800s when Francis Marion Smith's Pacific Coast Borax Company first popularized and produced them in volume at low cost. (wikipedia.org)
  • the reactive features of boron and the formation of special structures before examining the fundamental chemistry behind boron-organo-silicone oxide polymers along with the effects of additives during synthesis and boron-silica compounds with and without magnetic content. (novapublishers.com)
  • Fluoroquinolone-boron complexes were synthesized according to the Gould-Jacobs cyclization method, and five hybrid fluoroquinolone-boron compounds were obtained by S N Ar reaction, yielding 31 to 46%, at 80°C, and in 10 to 25 hours of reaction. (hindawi.com)
  • Absent in free form, boron is naturally found as compounds of borates, colemanite, and orthoboric acid. (factmr.com)
  • These systems are the first examples of smart redox-controlled fluorescent molecular switches obtained from boron cluster-based compounds. (brightsurf.com)
  • The boron element, which is never found free in nature, forms compounds with different properties with various metals or non-metal elements. (etimaden.gov.tr)
  • In this regard, many boron compounds are used in different branches of the industry. (etimaden.gov.tr)
  • In boron compounds, it behaves like non-metal compounds. (etimaden.gov.tr)
  • In researching various boron compounds, scientists discovered a plant form of boron known as calcium fructoborate, which is a complex of calcium, fructose, and boron found naturally in fruits, vegetables, and other foods. (lifeextension.com)
  • As the lightest element in the boron family, it has three valence electrons that can form covalent bonds to produce compounds as diverse as boric acid, mineral sodium borate, and super-hard crystals of boron carbide and boron nitride. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • TAE Life Sciences and the Department of Radiation Physics at The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center conducted a study, "Effect of boron compounds on the biological effectiveness of proton therapy" , to identify whether PBCT will produce an increased biological effect in destroying the tumor. (portada-online.com)
  • The study tested whether different boron compounds enhance the effectiveness of proton beams in killing cancer cells via proton-boron nuclear reactions. (portada-online.com)
  • The results suggest that the tested boron compounds do not enhance cancer cell kill when combined with proton therapy, which leaves BNCT as probably the only advanced radiation therapy modality capable of combining the targeting properties of boron compound drugs to enhance radiation-induced cancer cell killing while minimizing side effects in health tissue. (portada-online.com)
  • Along with carbon and nitrogen, boron is one of the few elements in the periodic table known to form stable compounds featuring triple bonds. (americanelements.com)
  • Element boron is used as a dopant in the semiconductor industry, and boron compounds play an important role as light structural materials, pesticides and preservatives, and chemical synthesis reagents. (psp-vault.com)
  • Boron compounds now have many appliions in a number of fields, including Medicinal Chemistry. (odzyskaj-24.pl)
  • Although the uses of boron compounds in pharmacological science have been recognized several decades ago, surprisingly few are found in pharmaceutical drugs. (odzyskaj-24.pl)
  • Boric acid, a common form of boron, can kill yeast that cause vaginal infections. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Boric acid, a common form of boron, is likely safe when used for up to six months. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Boric acid powder, a common form of boron, is possibly unsafe when applied in large amounts to prevent diaper rash. (medlineplus.gov)
  • As its name suggests, c-BN is a form of boron nitride with a cubic crystalline structure. (materialstoday.com)
  • At a time when a new 15% export duty on steel has brought sale of the alloy overseas under pressure, one exception has come to the rescue of Indian steel mills in the form of boron, a brownish dark powder that makes steel harder and, more importantly, brings it out of the purview of the new levy. (indiatimes.com)
  • What Is The Best Form Of Boron To Take? (lifeextension.com)
  • Further compounding the dangers of insufficient boron intake is that even well-informed adults who take boron supplements may not be getting the form of boron that supports optimal health and well-being. (lifeextension.com)
  • 2 This innovative form of boron is not only safe and well tolerated, but has been shown to be much more bioavailable than other commercial forms of boron. (lifeextension.com)
  • This novel form of boron-known as FruiteX B® OsteoBoron™-is clearly the most advanced boron compound available today. (lifeextension.com)
  • The most common form of boron and pharmaceutical products is boric acid. (captivate.fm)
  • The tellurium encased in boron nitride nanotubes can be as thin as 2 nanometers and its current-carrying capacity beats out other existing semiconductors. (eurekalert.org)
  • We've been working to characterize boron for years, from cage clusters to nanotubes to planer sheets, but the fact that these papers appeared so close together means these labs can now test our theories," Yakobson said. (nersc.gov)
  • Through three iterations of sensor creation at NPS and NASA, and subsequent testing of those sensors, a sensor combining carbon nanotubes and boron-nitride nanotubes successfully registered thermal neutron irradiation. (nps.edu)
  • Synergistic effect of boron-doped carbon nanotubes supported Cu catalyst for selective hydrogenation of dimethyl oxalate to ethanol. (americanelements.com)
  • Herein, a series of boron-doped carbon nanotubes supported Cu catalysts (Cu/xB-CNTs) were prepared for the hydrogenation of dimethyl oxalate to ethanol. (americanelements.com)
  • Even the US Navy has recently successfully experimented with boron nitride nanotubes in its hypersonic weapons under its Conventional Prompt Strike program. (loadoutroom.com)
  • In this study, boron nitride nanotubes (BNNTs)are synthesized and used for the first time as a new type of high performance inorganic nanomaterials to prevent short-circuit. (edu.au)
  • Multi-wall carbon nanotubes were modified by heating them together with elemental boron powder. (uni-bielefeld.de)
  • Boron seems to affect the way the body handles other minerals such as calcium, magnesium, and phosphorus. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Boron supplements can increase how much magnesium stays in the body. (medlineplus.gov)
  • The earliest routes to elemental boron involved the reduction of boric oxide with metals such as magnesium or aluminium. (wikipedia.org)
  • I take boron and magnesium however not consistently as I should. (earthclinic.com)
  • You need to make sure you are taking magnesium as well when you are taking boron. (earthclinic.com)
  • We present evidence for the exfoliation of two metal borides, namely magnesium diboride and aluminium diboride, into aqueous dispersions of few-layer-thick boron based nanosheets, by employing chelation assisted targeted extraction of the inter gallery metal atoms. (rsc.org)
  • 1 Researchers have concluded that boron is an essential factor in facilitating the bone-building effects of key nutrients such as calcium, magnesium, and vitamin D. Numerous studies demonstrate boron is critical to maintaining and improving one's bone health. (lifeextension.com)
  • Boron plays an integral part in bone metabolism, as it supports the functions of calcium, magnesium, and vitamin D, all of which are crucial to promoting dense, healthy bone tissue. (lifeextension.com)
  • On the boron-depleted diet, the women demonstrated increased urinary loss of both calcium and magnesium. (lifeextension.com)
  • On the boron-supplemented diet, however, they showed less urinary excretion of calcium and magnesium, as well as increased levels of two hormones associated with healthy bone mass. 8 These findings indicate that adequate boron intake is essential to preserving the body's stores of bone-building calcium and magnesium. (lifeextension.com)
  • Boron, with a calorific value more than twice that of carbon, about twice that of aluminum and more than twice that of magnesium, has almost three times the calorific value of hydrocarbon fuels, and is only slightly less dense than aluminum. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • As a solid fuel in composite solid propellant, the calorific value of boron is more than twice that of carbon, about twice that of aluminum and more than twice that of magnesium, and its volumetric calorific value is almost three times that of hydrocarbon fuel. (mcfaddenschicago.com)
  • Amorphous boron reacts with magnesium to form crystalline magnesium boride (MgB2), which is a high temperature superconductor. (mcfaddenschicago.com)
  • Solgar Calcium Magnesium Plus Boron provides a combination of minerals that is especially beneficial for bone support in women during and after menopause. (localpharmacyonline.com)
  • Calcium, Magnesium and boron are important minerals, crucial for joint and bone health, muscle function, hormonal balance, heart health and nervous system and helping reduce the risk of osteoporosis. (localpharmacyonline.com)
  • Boron relieves bone problems linked with vitamin D and magnesium deficiency. (alternativemedicine.news)
  • Boron boosts magnesium absorption. (alternativemedicine.news)
  • The first technique uses hydrogen gas to reduce gaseous boron trichloride (BCl3), whereas the latter uses a combination of heat and magnesium to reduce the boron trioxide (B2O3) to elemental boron. (psp-vault.com)
  • 0000001997 00000 n 0000005919 00000 n Palms may also be deficient in magnesium, manganese, or boron. (perfectnorm.com)
  • PDF-1.4 %���� Look for a fertilizer that provides both the basic nutrients plus trace nutrients like boron, manganese and magnesium. (perfectnorm.com)
  • Boron has been consumed for menstrual cramps and boric acid has been used vaginally for yeast infections, but evidence is limited. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Exposure to large amounts of boron (about 30 g of boric acid) over short periods of time can affect the stomach, intestines, liver, kidney, and brain and can eventually lead to death. (cdc.gov)
  • Low birth weights, birth defects, and developmental delays have occurred in newborn animals whose mothers were orally exposed to high doses of boron (as boric acid) during pregnancy. (cdc.gov)
  • By oxidizing boron with air, they showed that boric acid is its oxidation product. (wikipedia.org)
  • Process of Production : Boron Carbide is smelted from boric acid and powdered carbon in electric furnace under high temperature. (tradeindia.com)
  • B6O powders were produced from the reaction between boric acid and amorphous boron powders at the reaction temperatures between 300 and 1400°C for 6 hours. (fraunhofer.de)
  • Based on source, the Europe boron fertilizers market is segmented into boric acid, borax, and others. (researchandmarkets.com)
  • Amorphous Boron Powder Solubility: Insoluble in water, hydrochloric acid, ethanol and ether, soluble in cold concentrated alkali solution decompose into hydrogen, by concentrated sulfuric acid, nitric acid oxidation into boric acid. (psp-vault.com)
  • Borax, Fine 45-55 Boric Acid, Fine 55 Boron 75 Bran, Rice-Rye-Wheat 16-20 Bread Crumbs 20-25 Brewer's Grain, Spent, Dry 14-30 Brewer's Grain, Spent, Wet 55-60 Brick, Hard Burned 125 Soft Burned 100 Ground -1/8" 100-120 Bronze Chips 30-50 Buckwheat 37-42 Flour 75-85. (dierkergerd.de)
  • Product consists of 30 gelatin capsules, there is 5 milligrams of 5 mg boron as boric acid in each capsule. (enhancetech.eu)
  • Boron nitride nanomaterials are an exciting and understudied class of materials with enticing properties for a wide range of applications. (rice.edu)
  • This thesis investigates how to produce uniform dispersions of boron nitride nanomaterials in aqueous solution, and then, probes how the materials behave within these dispersions using single molecule diffusion studies. (rice.edu)
  • This dissertation describes advancements in the controlled delivery of boron-based cargo through the use of both small molecules as well as nanomaterials to tune both the distribution and concentration of boron content delivered in vivo. (escholarship.org)
  • The word boron was coined from borax, the mineral from which it was isolated, by analogy with carbon, which boron resembles chemically. (wikipedia.org)
  • U.S. Borax, part of Rio Tinto, is a global leader in the supply and science of borates-naturally-occurring minerals containing boron and other elements. (borax.com)
  • Boron is found in a large number of mineral ores-borax. (mis-asia.com)
  • Boron and Borax are not the same thing. (earthclinic.com)
  • Borax is a product of boron being processed. (earthclinic.com)
  • The name Boron originates from a combination of carbon and the Arabic word buraqu meaning borax. (americanelements.com)
  • Is boron the same as borax? (babeinthecity.com)
  • So, the main difference is that boron is a chemical element, and borax is a chemical element, a compound. (babeinthecity.com)
  • Methodology: Soil was incubated with boron (1.25 and 2.50 mg kg-1 soil) using borax and colemanite for six weeks. (who.int)
  • Direct and residual effects of borax and colemanite on potato plant growth and boron uptake were studied in pot experiments. (who.int)
  • Results: In laboratory incubation, although the rate of release of hot water extractable boron from colemanite was slower than borax, it was enough to meet the requirement of potato crop. (who.int)
  • This study revealed that boron uptake from colemanite was comparable to borax in meeting the boron requirement of potato. (who.int)
  • Known and used by civilizations dating at least back to the time of the Greeks, Boron as borax has a long history. (farmacopia.net)
  • Materials researchers at North Carolina State University have developed a new technique for depositing diamond on the surface of cubic boron nitride (c-BN), integrating the two materials into a single crystalline structure. (materialstoday.com)
  • The mechanism behind energetic ion impact induced stress reduction in highly stressed tetrahedral amorphous carbon and cubic boron nitride thin films is investigated by real time in situ spectroscopic ellipsometry and ex situ electron microscopy. (monash.edu)
  • The cubic, zincbiende from of boron nitride (cBN) is a very intriguing material with a high hardness, thermal conductivity, as well as refractivity, all next ot diamond. (nii.ac.jp)
  • Sintering of cubic boron nitride (cBN) was carried out by subjecting fine powders of cBN to high pressures and temperatures ( P = 50-60 kb, T = 1200-1500°C ) in the presence of boron carbide as the main binding material together with a small amount of aluminium nitride. (niscair.res.in)
  • It is one of the three hardest materials known (the other two are diamond and cubic boron nitride). (acenis.be)
  • Keywords: boron carbide, carbides, hardness 1Background Boron carbide, B4C, is one of the hardest materials known, close to diamond and cubic boron nitride. (acenis.be)
  • Boron carbide, also known as black diamond, is an inorganic substance with a chemical formula of B₄C, usually gray-black micropowder.It is one of the three hardest materials known (after diamond and cubic boron nitride). (acenis.be)
  • Cubic Boron Arsenide: Non-Scorching Various for Silicon? (worldnewspedia.com)
  • Cubic boron nitride compacts are produced by sintering cBN with binder into HPHT conditions at range of 6,0-8,0GPa and temperature between 1600-2000°C during up to 30 minutes. (nacionalquerido.com)
  • Roughing and Interrupted Cutting, Cubic Boron Nitride CBN Inserts PCBN Steel Cutting Blade for Intermittent Processing provided by China manufacturer - KAIFENG BESCO SUPERABRASIVES CO., LTD., page1. (nacionalquerido.com)
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  • Boron carbide weighs 2.5 gram per cubic centimeter or 2 500 kilogram per cubic meter , i.e. density of boron carbide is equal to 2 500 kg/m³. (aqua-calc.com)
  • The global high purity boron market is estimated at USD 1,057.4 Million in 2022 and is forecast to surpass USD 1,498.7 Million by 2032, growing at a CAGR of 3.5% from 2022 to 2032. (factmr.com)
  • The global high purity boron market is likely to create an absolute dollar opportunity of USD 441.3 Million by the end of 2032. (factmr.com)
  • The global high purity boron market holds ~42% of the global boron market. (factmr.com)
  • In the recent years, high purity boron has been gaining increasing adoption in semiconductor industry and in laser technology. (factmr.com)
  • Addition of small amounts of high purity boron can modify the electrical properties of semiconductor materials. (factmr.com)
  • High purity boron is relatively expensive as compared to the regular variant and is usually sold in powdered form. (factmr.com)
  • Rising scope of application of high purity boron such as a cleaning agent in smelting process of copper and steel alloy, to remove gas is likely to influence growth of high purity boron market. (factmr.com)
  • High purity boron market is expected to gain high traction in the coming years, owing to increasing use as raw material for the control rod of atomic reactor and as catalyst in organic synthetic process. (factmr.com)
  • Insolubility of high purity boron in water, alcohol, hydrochloric acid, and ether is the key demand driving determinant. (factmr.com)
  • Top players operating in high purity boron market are focusing on the development of enriched products for specific applications. (factmr.com)
  • Emerging trends of incorporating nano-materials across various industries are likely to expand the application of high purity boron which in turn favors the market growth. (factmr.com)
  • Fact.MR projects the high purity boron market is expected to witness exhibiting growth at 3.5% CAGR during 2022 and 2032 in comparison to a CAGR of 2.2% with which it grew from 2017 and 2021. (factmr.com)
  • High purity boron is highly sought after in the electronics industry. (factmr.com)
  • Manufacturers deliver different grades of high purity boron starting from 99% to 99.9999% according to the end-user application. (factmr.com)
  • At apexchem, we understand our clients' need for high-purity boron products. (tequilawisdom.com)
  • High purity boron powder up to 99.9999% pure! (tequilawisdom.com)
  • We offer a wide range of boron nitride powders, purity and grain sizes from 1 to more than 100μm. (final-materials.com)
  • The high purity, low density, and high thermal conductivity inherent to boron nitride make it a good filler for plastics whose thermal conductivity needs to be increased. (final-materials.com)
  • PBN is also a good choice for the extremely high purity of boron nitride. (innovacera.com)
  • Boron Carbide (B4C) Evaporation Material is made of high purity Boron Carbide (B4C), which can be used for electron beam and thermal evaporation. (heegermaterials.com)
  • People commonly use boron for boron deficiency and vaginal yeast infections. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Taking boron by mouth treats and prevents boron deficiency. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Boron deficiency in citrus was first identified in commercial Florida citrus more than 60 years ago. (ufl.edu)
  • Boron deficiency is known as 'hard fruit' because the fruit is hard and dry due to lumps in the rind caused by gum impregnations. (ufl.edu)
  • When I finally had access to his medical records, I found everything was pointing to boron deficiency. (earthclinic.com)
  • For one thing, boron levels in plant foods are rather low.2 Moreover, modern dietary habits almost ensure boron deficiency, as many people do not eat nearly enough fruits and vegetables. (lifeextension.com)
  • Nutritional intakes of boron have been shown to lessen the adverse consequences of vitamin D deficiency in rodents. (vitamindwiki.com)
  • Is boron deficiency a problem for crops in Minnesota? (umn.edu)
  • Boron deficiency for alfalfa has previously been identified in Minnesota. (umn.edu)
  • I have been sent pictures of potential sugarbeet boron deficiency in the past few years but most of those came from sandier soils in dry areas of the state. (umn.edu)
  • There is not enough evidence to support application of boron for soybeans or dry beans and plant tissue tests are not a reliable indicator of a true deficiency in boron for these crops. (umn.edu)
  • As a micronutrient, the amount of boron in soil is minute, but among micronutrients, boron deficiency in plants is the most common. (havasufishing.com)
  • In good soil, this leaching won't cause boron deficiency in plants. (havasufishing.com)
  • For the conscientious home gardener, boron deficiency in plants should not be a problem and care should be taken with the use of boron on plants, but once in awhile, a boron deficiency in plants can become a problem. (havasufishing.com)
  • What happens with Boron Deficiency? (borates.today)
  • It's deficiency can occur when your diet is not rich in boron-containing foods. (borates.today)
  • Global boron nitride,graphene market trend 2022-2027 What is The Hardest Material on Earth? (exportjamaica.org)
  • Australian alumina ban disrupts Rusal boron nitride,graphene prices for chemicals. (exportjamaica.org)
  • Now MIT physicists from that lab and colleagues have done just that with boron nitride, known as "white graphene," in part because it has an atomic structure similar to its famous cousin. (mit.edu)
  • Researchers create fine patterns that combine single-atom-thick graphene and boron nitride. (advancedsciencenews.com)
  • Graphene, multi-wall carbon nanotube (MWCNT) and fine boron nitride (BN) particles were separately applied with a resin onto a cotton fabric, and the effect of the thin composite coatings on the thermal conductive property, air permeability, wettability and color appearance of the cotton fabric was examined. (dierkergerd.de)
  • Stability of boron-doped graphene/copper interface: DFT, XPS and OSEE studies / D. W. Boukhvalov, I. S. Zhidkov, A. I. Kukharenko, et al. (urfu.ru)
  • Breathing moderate levels of boron irritates the nose, throat, and eyes. (cdc.gov)
  • Excessive levels of boron can burn, cause vomiting, and even affect fertility, Gelmetti reported. (medscape.com)
  • As a result, people with low levels of boron may experience different health issues. (borates.today)
  • In addition, subjects chronically exposed to relatively high levels of boron do not suffer from overt negative effects. (enhancetech.eu)
  • Global amorphous boron powder market trend 2022-2027 What is Amorphous Boron Powder? (babeinthecity.com)
  • Sizleri 05-07 Ekim 2022 tarihleri arasında, İstanbul'da yüz yüze düzenlenecek olan Uluslararası Bor Sempozyumu'na (BORON 2022) davet etmekten mutluluk duyuyoruz. (boron2022.com)
  • Boron powder can react with oxygen, nitrogen and sulfur, or it can directly combine with certain metals to form certain borides. (psp-vault.com)
  • Boron nitride is a crystal composed of nitrogen atoms and boron atoms. (aluminiumceramicfiber.com)
  • The chemical composition is 43.6% boron and 56.4% nitrogen, and the theoretical density is 2.27g / cm3. (aluminiumceramicfiber.com)
  • crystalline boron is silvery to black, extremely hard (about 9.5 on the Mohs scale), and a poor electrical conductor at room temperature. (wikipedia.org)
  • Is boron amorphous or crystalline?Boron can be prepared in several crystalline and amorphous forms. (inwin-style.com)
  • Both crystalline boron and boron oxide are hard. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • Boron can be divided into crystalline boron and amorphous boron. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • Crystalline boron is a fragile, dark, shiny quasi - metal. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • Crystalline boron is quite stable at room temperature and can only react with fluorine. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • What is the difference between amorphous boron and crystalline boron? (mcfaddenschicago.com)
  • Amorphous boron is brown powder, while crystalline boron is black, very hard (Morse hardness is about 9.5) and is a poor conductor at room temperature. (mcfaddenschicago.com)
  • The chemical properties of amorphous boron are more active than that of crystalline boron. (mcfaddenschicago.com)
  • Because of its hardness, crystalline boron is often used instead of diamond to make cutting tools or drills. (mcfaddenschicago.com)
  • Crystalline boron is black, very hard (approximately 9.5 at Mohs hardness), and has a poor conductor at room temperature. (psp-vault.com)
  • Pure and very crystalline boron nitride powder thanks to the typical properties of boron nitride, this product is suitable for a great number of uses. (final-materials.com)
  • Affected by the ever-changing international situation, the supply and prices of many commodities like the amorphous boron powder are still very uncertain. (fgjiaju.com)
  • The fruits and vegetables segment dominated the Europe boron fertilizers market in terms of value in 2020 and is expected to register the highest CAGR during the forecast period 2021-2028. (researchandmarkets.com)
  • Boron Crusher Details 2020-7-10boron crusher machine price in chile. (keepers-academy-dolstra.nl)
  • Cationic boron species are useful as catalysts and reagents for organic synthesis. (chemistryviews.org)
  • one author hypothesized that boron may be reacting with a vitamin D metabolite to form a competitive inhibitor of 24-hydroxylase, an enzyme in Vitamin D synthesis, or otherwise directly inhibiting the enzyme. (vitamindwiki.com)
  • Boron-containing oligodeoxyribonucleotide 14mer duplexes: enzymatic synthesis and melting studies. (duke.edu)
  • As a boron fine chemical product, it is widely used in metallurgy, synthesis, aerospace and other fields. (mcfaddenschicago.com)
  • Chapter Three describes a laboratory scale synthesis for a well-studied compound employed in boron neutron capture therapy. (escholarship.org)
  • Stereocontrolled synthesis of polyketide libraries: Boron-mediated aldol reactions with aldehydes on solid support / C.M.A. Gennari, S. Ceccarelli, U. Piarulli, K. Aboutayab, M. Donghi, I. Paterson. (unimi.it)
  • A novel procedure for the preparation of fewlayers boron nitride (BN), either as films or as suspended BN platelets, is presented, based on the pyrolysis of chitosan, which serves both as a matrix to embed ammonium borate and as a template for BN synthesis. (upv.es)
  • The ignition temperature of amorphous boron decreases greatly because of its irregular shape and large specific surface area. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • Drought or liming can induce boron deficiencies. (micromix.com)
  • However, the data indicating what a good versus a bad plant tissue concentration is across most of the Corn Belt is lacking as boron deficiencies are not widespread. (umn.edu)
  • Alfalfa is much more sensitive to boron deficiencies than other crops. (umn.edu)
  • MicroLink™ Boron is an individually formulated liquid boron fertilizer made to correct boron deficiencies. (havasufishing.com)
  • The remediation of salt and boron-affected soil by addition of organic matter (6%) is an effective way to improve the behaviour of tomato. (scielo.cl)
  • Researchers believe that is partly due to Turkey's boron-rich soil. (alternativemedicine.news)
  • However, it is unlikely that your alfalfa is deficient in boron unless it is grown on sandy soil, organic matter concentrations are low, and the soil is dry. (umn.edu)
  • Soil samples were analyzed weekly for hot-water extractable boron content. (who.int)
  • Application of both the sources of boron increased its content significantly in soil as well as in potato leaves. (who.int)
  • However, signs of boron toxicity may appear when plants are … Boron uptake by plants is controlled by the boron level in soil solution rather than the total boron content in soil. (havasufishing.com)
  • Boron is an essential element that occurs naturally in soil, usually in low concentrations that present no risk to plants. (havasufishing.com)
  • Adsorption of Boron to clay particles is reversible so the adsorbed boron can be released to the soil solution. (havasufishing.com)
  • The objective of this research study was to evaluate the effect of boron on the nutritional status of the plant and its productivity when artificially applied to the culture soil. (perfectnorm.com)
  • Too much boron in the soil, however, has a toxic effect on the trees. (perfectnorm.com)
  • Species in which boron is immobile in the phloem need a constant supply of available boron, so soil applications may be more appropriate. (perfectnorm.com)
  • If too much boron is added, the soil will be dead for a long time. (perfectnorm.com)
  • Or if you have limited exposure to boron from environmental sources such as soil, water, and air pollution. (borates.today)
  • An often-overlooked trace mineral, boron promotes bone health and also helps to relieve joint pain, reduce the risk of prostate cancer, and preserve cognitive function. (lifeextension.com)
  • In treating osteoporosis, many doctors have overlooked one of the most critical components for supporting healthy bone matrix: the trace mineral boron. (lifeextension.com)
  • are derived from the mineral boron. (captivate.fm)
  • The doses that produced these effects in animals are more than 1,800 times higher than the average daily intake of boron in food by adults in the U.S. population. (cdc.gov)
  • Proper intake of boron can reduce blood lipid, inflammation, anticoagulation, anti-tumor, especially can reduce the incidence of prostate cancer. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • A recent meta-analysis says that low levels or inadequate intake of boron associates with a bigger risk for developing breast cancer. (borates.today)
  • If you have any condition that might be made worse by estrogen, avoid supplemental boron or high amounts of boron from foods. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Ingestion of large amounts of boron can result in damage to the stomach, intestines, liver, kidney, and brain. (cdc.gov)
  • Studies in animals indicate that the male reproductive organs, especially the testes, are affected if large amounts of boron are ingested for short or long periods of time. (cdc.gov)
  • Despite its availability in nature, ingesting adequate amounts of boron can be difficult. (lifeextension.com)
  • 0000059252 00000 n Thus, applications of boron fertilizer to coconut palm trees should be very carefully planned to avoid plant intoxication and even death. (perfectnorm.com)
  • A fixed device containing Nd-Fe-B neodymium-iron-boron magnets is able to retain magnetism permanently. (who.int)
  • Global boron nitride powder market trend 2025-2030 What is Boron Nitride Used For? (exportjamaica.org)
  • Global boron nitride powder market trend 2024-2028 What is Boron Nitride Used For? (419baiter.com)
  • Massage Therapy Training Programs in Boron, CA Use our massage therapy program search application and find an accredited trade school or cosmetology college in Boron, CA with licensed massage therapist LMT class Get your training for the California massage therapist license. (strajkam81.pl)
  • Boron offers protective benefits against heavy metal toxicity and oxidative stress caused by pesticides. (alternativemedicine.news)
  • Boron toxicity is characterised by yellowing of new leaves at the tips. (micromix.com)
  • Signs of boron toxicity in soybeans. (umn.edu)
  • Boron toxicity can also be an issue, so be cautious if you're considering applying boron fertilizer. (umn.edu)
  • Soybean and dry beans are highly sensitive to boron toxicity so boron fertilizer application should be avoided. (umn.edu)
  • I have also encountered boron toxicity symptoms in dry bean following a foliar application of boron fertilizer. (umn.edu)
  • Be careful if you are thinking about applying boron as some crops are highly sensitive to boron toxicity. (umn.edu)
  • Boron atoms can make more than one pattern when coming together as a 2D material, another characteristic predicted by Yakobson and his team that has now come to fruition. (nersc.gov)
  • Here we present a chelation assisted selective extraction strategy for exfoliating layered metal borides, a family of layered ionic solids that are isostructural to intercalated graphite, with metal atoms sandwiched between graphenic planes of boron. (rsc.org)
  • Chemical analysis of the nanosheets reveals a substantial loss of metal atoms and the presence of boron-planes decorated with hydride, hydroxyl, and oxy-functional groups that are likely derived from the aqueous milieu. (rsc.org)
  • The main difference between silicon carbide and boron carbide is that in silicon carbide one silicon atom bonds to one carbon atom, whereas in boron carbide four boron atoms bond to one carbon atom. (wmhk.com)
  • I give her only foggiest (idea) of Boron and atoms behavior but that is only beginning of the road for atomic research. (grandunifiedtheory.org.il)
  • The Lewis-acidic properties were tested by treatment with triethylphospine oxide, which swiftly formed an adduct with the boron cation in dichloromethane. (chemistryviews.org)
  • Specifically, we employ the use of various closo-dodecahydrododecaborate derivatives for encapsulation with ferumoxytol nanoparticles, boron-oxide based nanoparticles with varied capping groups, and small molecule analogues of histone deacetylase inhibitors. (escholarship.org)
  • Chapter Four reports the biodistribution of several derivatives of boron oxide-based nanoparticles. (escholarship.org)
  • These functionalized nanosheets derived from metal borides present promising platforms to leverage the potential of nanoscaled boron. (rsc.org)
  • About Boron Carbide Nanoparticles Nano B4C Powder CAS 12069-32-8:B4C was discovered in the 19th century as a by-product of reactions involving metallic borides. (it-chuiko.com)
  • Amorphous boron is relatively active, slowly oxidized in air, and almost reacts with most metal elements at high temperature to form non-integral borides. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • Processing and properties of boron carbide with hafnium diboride addition Ceramics - Silikáty 60 (4) 330-337 (2016) 331 (Pulverisette 2, Fritsch, Germany) for 2 h. (acenis.be)
  • Table 3: Properties of Boron carbide Property Density Melting Point Hardness Young's Modulus Value 2.52g/cm2 2445(oc) 2900-3580 450-470 GPA Figure 2: Boron carbide powders 2.3. (acenis.be)
  • This study evaluated the effect of formulation and concentration on diffusion of boron in lumber specimens that were equilibrated in conditions that produced wood moisture contents of 18 to 21 percent. (usda.gov)
  • Retention analysis revealed that the glycol-borate solutions applied at the 23 percent DOT concentration yielded significantly greater boron retentions in the outer assay zone. (usda.gov)
  • Because of the changes, the researchers will have to double the boron concentration, which takes us back to the central dilemma of element resource scarcity. (loadoutroom.com)
  • Corn leaf samples were collected at all locations and boron tissue concentration as low as 4 ppm without an increase in yield. (umn.edu)
  • Based on the data collected, we could not establish a lower limit to a tissue boron concentration sufficiency range. (umn.edu)
  • The data show leaf boron (B) concentration at the V10 corn growth stage and grain yield adjusted to 15.5% moisture. (umn.edu)
  • Leaf boron concentration was measured by an ICP-OES. (who.int)
  • Boron concentration in soils of coconut palm trees. (perfectnorm.com)
  • Memory, concentration, and mental alertness improve when you consume adequate boron through natural foods. (borates.today)
  • 12%Characteristics of Produced β-Rhombohedral Boron Powders. (dierkergerd.de)
  • It has the advantages of high melting point, high hardness, high wear resistance, and oxidation Item No.: Tr-B4C Boron Carbide is one of the three hardest materials known, it is not affected by hot hydrogen fluoride and nitric acid. (it-chuiko.com)
  • Crystal boron is black gray, high hardness, similar to diamond hardness, it is commonly used to replace diamond to manufacture cutting tools or drill. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • Boron carbide is a covalently bonded solid with a high melting point (2427°C), outstanding hardness (Vickers: 3770 kg/mm 2 ), good mechanical properties and low specific gravity (2.52 g/cm 2 ), making it ideal for use in lightweight armours. (acenis.be)
  • Elemental boron is a metalloid that is found in small amounts in meteoroids but chemically uncombined boron is not otherwise found naturally on Earth. (wikipedia.org)
  • Elemental boron is deposited on a fine Tungsten wire substrate with 5 microns diameter. (goodfellow.com)
  • 4. Elemental boron is a highly efficient neutron absorber in the atomic energy industry. (babeinthecity.com)
  • Elemental boron CAS 7440-42-8 is a black or dark brown powder. (psp-vault.com)
  • Elemental boron itself has only limited industrial applications. (havasufishing.com)
  • Boron is a compound that occurs in nature. (cdc.gov)
  • BNCT is a combination treatment based on the reaction that occurs when a non-toxic compound containing boron-10 is irradiated with a low-energy neutron beam. (portada-online.com)
  • citation needed] Pure boron can be prepared by reducing volatile boron halides with hydrogen at high temperatures. (wikipedia.org)
  • We've covered Australian company HB11's hydrogen-boron laser fusion innovations before in detail, but it's worth briefly summarizing what makes this company so different from the rest of the field. (lifeboat.com)
  • Boron Carbide is one of the three hardest materials known, it is not affected by hot hydrogen fluoride and nitric acid. (wmhk.com)
  • Hydrogen-boron fusion is one example. (asiatimes.com)
  • In principle, the fusion reaction between nuclei of hydrogen and boron could provide a highly efficient, radioactivity-free form of nuclear energy with practically unlimited fuel reserves. (asiatimes.com)
  • These advantages have long been known, but until recently the physical conditions thought necessary for a hydrogen-boron reactor - including temperatures of billions of degrees Celsius - seemed far beyond anything one might expect to achieve in the foreseeable future. (asiatimes.com)
  • NIF operates not with the hydrogen-boron reaction, but rather with the reaction between the hydrogen isotopes deuterium (D) and tritium (T), which is much easier to achieve. (asiatimes.com)
  • The D-T reaction requires temperatures of "only" around 100 million degrees, and has vastly higher reaction rates than hydrogen-boron. (asiatimes.com)
  • Given that the hydrogen-boron reaction is incomparably more difficult to realize than D-T, and D-T has proven so stubbornly difficult, why are we talking about hydrogen-boron at all? (asiatimes.com)
  • The reason is that the novel behavior of matter under the impact of "extreme light" makes possible a short-cut strategy to ignite a hydrogen-boron mixture without having to worry about heating and compressing it. (asiatimes.com)
  • Most recently, scientists at UCLA have released their findings regarding a new technique using Silicon and Boron to break carbon-hydrogen bonds and make carbon-carbon bonds. (americanresources.org)
  • Boron can also speed up a chemical reaction called hydrogen evolution from water molecules, therefore making them potentially useful in fuelcell technology as well. (odzyskaj-24.pl)
  • Boron trihydride is a colourless gas possessing a repulsive odour which recalls that of B4H10, and also that of hydrogen sulphide. (tequilawisdom.com)
  • For the Properties of Pyrolytic Boron Nitride(PBN), Please click here. (mtixtl.com)
  • The CVD process gives this pyrolytic boron nitride an almost perfect layered structure, which leads to anisotropic thermal conductivity, making it an ideal material to make crucibles for crystal growing. (innovacera.com)
  • Global boron carbide powder market trend 2024-2026 What is Boron Carbide B4C? (wmhk.com)
  • Although there is no recommended dietary allowance for boron, evidence places the optimal daily boron intake at 2-3 mg daily (and higher). (lifeextension.com)
  • Boron nitride is a high temperature ceramic that has a structure similar to graphite. (kennametal.com)
  • The Process of Development History of Boron Nitride Boron nitride can be described as a synthetic ceramic material , with useful physical and chemical properties. (mis-asia.com)
  • Boron nitride is an advanced synthetic ceramic material. (mis-asia.com)
  • The Evolution History of Boron Nitride Boron nitride is a ceramic material that offers useful chemical and physical properties. (exportjamaica.org)
  • Boron carbide (B4C) is an extremely hard boron-carbon ceramic and covalent material used in tank armor, bulletproof vests, engine damage powder, and many industrial applications. (it-chuiko.com)
  • Boron carbide and boron nitride can be used to produce ceramics and ceramic fibers with high temperature and corrosion resistance, which are used in aerospace and automotive industries, as well as processing gems, cutting tools, bearings, sandblasting nozzles and bulletproof materials. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • Boron powder is commonly used in metal smelting, electronic product manufacturing, ceramic manufacturing, chemical industry and nuclear industry, etc. (psp-vault.com)
  • Boron Carbide Ceramic Stone scarcely wears over time. (dierkergerd.de)
  • Boron carbide is an extremely hard ceramic used in tank armor and bulletproof vests. (dierkergerd.de)
  • Boron nitride (BN) is a new type of ceramic material, it has excellent performance and great development potential. (aluminiumceramicfiber.com)
  • Boron Nitride Ceramic Material is widely used in machinery, metallurgy, chemical industry, electronics, nuclear energy and aerospace fields. (aluminiumceramicfiber.com)
  • Boron is naturally found in water and foods such as nuts and vegetables. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Boron is an essential mineral found in our food supply naturally, and many of us consume boron for health without knowing we're doing so. (captivate.fm)
  • Boron is classified as a metalloid is not found naturally on earth. (americanelements.com)
  • Boron is a trace mineral that naturally occurs in different plant foods. (alternativemedicine.news)
  • Boron is an important, and often underutilized, trace mineral naturally present in certain foods and also within the environment Boron uses include the ability to help keep the skeletal structure strong by adding to bone density, preventing osteoporosis, treating conditions like arthritis, and improving strength and muscle mass. (strajkam81.pl)
  • Boron is found naturally in seawater, fruits, and vegetables and is concentrated in some volcanic regions of the world. (farmacopia.net)
  • Where the prices of metals, natural gas, and commodities like the boron powder will go in the future, is still very uncertain. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • It can replace molybdenum, chromium, nickel, and other precious metals to make stainless steel when mixed with a few parts of boron in molten steel during steelmaking. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • It can replace molybdenum, chromium, nickel, and other precious metals to make stainless steel when adding a few parts of boron into the molten steel during steelmaking, and it has better strength and excellent mechanical properties. (babeinthecity.com)
  • In this thesis, we use boron doped diamond (BDD) because of its unique properties such as: a high thermal conductivity, a good resistance to chemical and electrochemical attack, a very large potential window, and low background currents to investigate electrochemical deposition of the platinum group metals. (warwick.ac.uk)
  • Boron is insoluble in water, powdered boron is soluble in boiling nitric acid and sulfuric acid, and most molten metals such as copper, iron, manganese, aluminum, and calcium. (psp-vault.com)
  • Boron is a chemical element with the symbol B and atomic number 5. (wikipedia.org)
  • The boron is indicated in the periodic table with B symbol and its atom number is 5 and the atomic weight is 10,81. (etimaden.gov.tr)
  • Our method for turning a non-ferroelectric starting material into an ultrathin ferroelectric applies to other materials with atomic structures similar to boron nitride, so we can vastly expand the family of ferroelectrics. (mit.edu)
  • Simple boron is a highly efficient neutron absorber in the atomic energy industry. (greysanatomybr.com)
  • Boron (atomic symbol: B, atomic number: 5) is a Block P, Group 13, Period 2 element with an atomic weight of 10.81. (americanelements.com)
  • A three-year study funded by the Agricultural Fertilizer Research and Education Council (AFREC) that ended in 2018 studied the impact of boron on corn. (umn.edu)
  • The boron element, which has semi-metallic and semi-conductive properties, is contained in group 3A of the periodic table. (etimaden.gov.tr)
  • Boron carbide, also known as black diamond, is an inorganic substance with the chemical formula B4C. (wmhk.com)
  • In this case, the anion is the so-called COSAN anion (its full name is cobaltabisdicarbollide, and chemical formula [3,3'-Co(C2B9H11)2]- ), a boron cluster-based complex with a Co(III) center, which has the unusual property to self-assemble into vesicles and micelles. (brightsurf.com)
  • Both boron and boron carbide (B 5 C) thin films were fabricated from single source borane cage molecules using plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition (PECVD). (unl.edu)
  • We have doped boron carbide grown by plasma enhanced chemical vapor deposition. (unl.edu)
  • The structure and chemical properties of boron doped catalysts were characterized by XRD, TEM, N2O pulse adsorption, CO chemisorption, H2-TPR and NH3-TPD, which revealed that doping boron into CNTs support improved the Cu dispersion, strengthened the interaction of Cu species with CNTs support, introduced more surface acid sites and elevated surface area of both Cu0 and Cu+ sites, especially the surface area of Cu+ sites. (americanelements.com)
  • We have shown that boron-rich materials can be delivered to tissues with a range of favorable concentrations and that this delivery can be affected through the manipulation of chemical structure of the cargo and nanocarrier structure. (escholarship.org)
  • Chemical advances to improve control of the delivery of boron are crucial for advanced work with neutron-based reactions, including boron neutron capture therapy.Chapter One provides an introduction to the use of neutrons and known reactions with chemical systems. (escholarship.org)
  • 7.Boron powder also can be used as a catalyst for organic chemical reactions. (psp-vault.com)
  • It is produced by the chemical vapor deposition process to create its solid body and all the boron nitride crystals grow parallel to the surface on which the vapor is deposited. (innovacera.com)
  • Boron releases calcium out of soft tissue, the slower it goes out the less discomfort. (earthclinic.com)
  • Boron 10 % Cameron Chemicals Brand - Pelletized and derived from Sodium Calcium Borate, Non-Acid forming, Product of. (7springsfarm.com)
  • Without boron, the absorption of calcium can be limited and often underutilized. (lifeextension.com)
  • [email protected] Apart from recommended NPK fertility programs, growers of cabbage, broccoli, cauliflower, Brussels sprouts, kale, and collards need to pay attention to sulfur, calcium, and boron in their cole crop fertility programs. (udel.edu)
  • Boron, a trace mineral helps facilitate Calcium metabolism promoting bone health and has a positive influence on oestrogen balance. (localpharmacyonline.com)
  • Boron helps prevent calcium loss. (alternativemedicine.news)
  • Boron is an essential micronutrient for healthy plant and agricultural growth and development. (babeinthecity.com)
  • Boron (B) is a micronutrient needed in small quantities by crops. (umn.edu)
  • Boron (B) is classified as an essential micronutrient because it is used in relatively small quantities in plants and is necessary for plants to complete their life cycle. (havasufishing.com)
  • Boron (B) is a micronutrient that plants really need to function on a normal basis. (havasufishing.com)
  • Boron is a micronutrient. (enhancetech.eu)
  • Do not take boron supplements if you have kidney problems. (medlineplus.gov)
  • TAE Life Sciences (TLS) is a privately held biotechnology company committed to developing a new biologically targeted radiation therapy based on Boron Neutron Capture Therapy (BNCT). (portada-online.com)
  • Boron-neutron capture therapy for tumors / edited by H. Hatanaka. (who.int)
  • Amorphous boron powder is an important energy material used as solid fuel in composite solid propellant. (greysanatomybr.com)