Cobalt: A trace element that is a component of vitamin B12. It has the atomic symbol Co, atomic number 27, and atomic weight 58.93. It is used in nuclear weapons, alloys, and pigments. Deficiency in animals leads to anemia; its excess in humans can lead to erythrocytosis.Cobalt Radioisotopes: Unstable isotopes of cobalt that decay or disintegrate emitting radiation. Co atoms with atomic weights of 54-64, except 59, are radioactive cobalt isotopes.Cobalt Isotopes: Stable cobalt atoms that have the same atomic number as the element cobalt, but differ in atomic weight. Co-59 is a stable cobalt isotope.Nickel: A trace element with the atomic symbol Ni, atomic number 28, and atomic weight 58.69. It is a cofactor of the enzyme UREASE.Chromium: A trace element that plays a role in glucose metabolism. It has the atomic symbol Cr, atomic number 24, and atomic weight 52. According to the Fourth Annual Report on Carcinogens (NTP85-002,1985), chromium and some of its compounds have been listed as known carcinogens.Chromium Alloys: Specific alloys not less than 85% chromium and nickel or cobalt, with traces of either nickel or cobalt, molybdenum, and other substances. They are used in partial dentures, orthopedic implants, etc.Protoporphyrins: Porphyrins with four methyl, two vinyl, and two propionic acid side chains attached to the pyrrole rings. Protoporphyrin IX occurs in hemoglobin, myoglobin, and most of the cytochromes.Metals: Electropositive chemical elements characterized by ductility, malleability, luster, and conductance of heat and electricity. They can replace the hydrogen of an acid and form bases with hydroxyl radicals. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Metals, Heavy: Metals with high specific gravity, typically larger than 5. They have complex spectra, form colored salts and double salts, have a low electrode potential, are mainly amphoteric, yield weak bases and weak acids, and are oxidizing or reducing agents (From Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Porphyrins: 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.CobamidesVitamin B 12: A cobalt-containing coordination compound produced by intestinal micro-organisms and found also in soil and water. Higher plants do not concentrate vitamin B 12 from the soil and so are a poor source of the substance as compared with animal tissues. INTRINSIC FACTOR is important for the assimilation of vitamin B 12.Tungsten Compounds: Inorganic compounds that contain tungsten as an integral part of the molecule.Zinc: A metallic element of atomic number 30 and atomic weight 65.38. It is a necessary trace element in the diet, forming an essential part of many enzymes, and playing an important role in protein synthesis and in cell division. Zinc deficiency is associated with ANEMIA, short stature, HYPOGONADISM, impaired WOUND HEALING, and geophagia. It is known by the symbol Zn.Corrinoids: Cyclic TETRAPYRROLES based on the corrin skeleton.Counterfeit Drugs: Drugs manufactured and sold with the intent to misrepresent its origin, authenticity, chemical composition, and or efficacy. Counterfeit drugs may contain inappropriate quantities of ingredients not listed on the label or package. In order to further deceive the consumer, the packaging, container, or labeling, may be inaccurate, incorrect, or fake.Fraud: Exploitation through misrepresentation of the facts or concealment of the purposes of the exploiter.Support Vector Machines: Learning algorithms which are a set of related supervised computer learning methods that analyze data and recognize patterns, and used for classification and regression analysis.China: A country spanning from central Asia to the Pacific Ocean.Artificial Intelligence: Theory and development of COMPUTER SYSTEMS which perform tasks that normally require human intelligence. Such tasks may include speech recognition, LEARNING; VISUAL PERCEPTION; MATHEMATICAL COMPUTING; reasoning, PROBLEM SOLVING, DECISION-MAKING, and translation of language.CambodiaAir Bags: Automotive safety devices consisting of a bag designed to inflate upon collision and prevent passengers from pitching forward. (American Heritage Dictionary, 1982)Automobiles: A usually four-wheeled automotive vehicle designed for passenger transportation and commonly propelled by an internal-combustion engine using a volatile fuel. (Webster, 1973)Mental Recall: The process whereby a representation of past experience is elicited.Electric Wiring: An arrangement of wires distributing electricity.Canada: The largest country in North America, comprising 10 provinces and three territories. Its capital is Ottawa.Accidents, Traffic: Accidents on streets, roads, and highways involving drivers, passengers, pedestrians, or vehicles. Traffic accidents refer to AUTOMOBILES (passenger cars, buses, and trucks), BICYCLING, and MOTORCYCLES but not OFF-ROAD MOTOR VEHICLES; RAILROADS nor snowmobiles.Journal Impact Factor: A quantitative measure of the frequency on average with which articles in a journal have been cited in a given period of time.Lithium: An element in the alkali metals family. It has the atomic symbol Li, atomic number 3, and atomic weight [6.938; 6.997]. Salts of lithium are used in treating BIPOLAR DISORDER.Iron: A metallic element with atomic symbol Fe, atomic number 26, and atomic weight 55.85. It is an essential constituent of HEMOGLOBINS; CYTOCHROMES; and IRON-BINDING PROTEINS. It plays a role in cellular redox reactions and in the transport of OXYGEN.Electric Power Supplies: Devices that control the supply of electric current for running electrical equipment.Lithium Compounds: Inorganic compounds that contain lithium as an integral part of the molecule.Phosphates: Inorganic salts of phosphoric acid.Solar Energy: Energy transmitted from the sun in the form of electromagnetic radiation.Coloring Agents: Chemicals and substances that impart color including soluble dyes and insoluble pigments. They are used in INKS; PAINTS; and as INDICATORS AND REAGENTS.Iodine: A nonmetallic element of the halogen group that is represented by the atomic symbol I, atomic number 53, and atomic weight of 126.90. It is a nutritionally essential element, especially important in thyroid hormone synthesis. In solution, it has anti-infective properties and is used topically.Newspapers: Publications printed and distributed daily, weekly, or at some other regular and usually short interval, containing news, articles of opinion (as editorials and letters), features, advertising, and announcements of current interest. (Webster's 3d ed)United StatesScrophulariaceae: The figwort plant family of the order Lamiales. The family is characterized by bisexual flowers with tubular corollas (fused petals) that are bilaterally symmetrical (two-lips) and have four stamens in most, two of which are usually shorter.Solvents: Liquids that dissolve other substances (solutes), generally solids, without any change in chemical composition, as, water containing sugar. (Grant & Hackh's Chemical Dictionary, 5th ed)Accounting: System of recording financial transactions.Biofuels: Hydrocarbon-rich byproducts from the non-fossilized BIOMASS that are combusted to generate energy as opposed to fossilized hydrocarbon deposits (FOSSIL FUELS).Latin America: The geographic area of Latin America in general and when the specific country or countries are not indicated. It usually includes Central America, South America, Mexico, and the islands of the Caribbean.Antiparasitic Agents: Drugs used to treat or prevent parasitic infections.Rickettsia prowazekii: A species of gram-negative, aerobic bacteria that is the etiologic agent of epidemic typhus fever acquired through contact with lice (TYPHUS, EPIDEMIC LOUSE-BORNE) as well as Brill's disease.Down Syndrome: A chromosome disorder associated either with an extra chromosome 21 or an effective trisomy for chromosome 21. Clinical manifestations include hypotonia, short stature, brachycephaly, upslanting palpebral fissures, epicanthus, Brushfield spots on the iris, protruding tongue, small ears, short, broad hands, fifth finger clinodactyly, Simian crease, and moderate to severe INTELLECTUAL DISABILITY. Cardiac and gastrointestinal malformations, a marked increase in the incidence of LEUKEMIA, and the early onset of ALZHEIMER DISEASE are also associated with this condition. Pathologic features include the development of NEUROFIBRILLARY TANGLES in neurons and the deposition of AMYLOID BETA-PROTEIN, similar to the pathology of ALZHEIMER DISEASE. (Menkes, Textbook of Child Neurology, 5th ed, p213)Zea mays: A plant species of the family POACEAE. It is a tall grass grown for its EDIBLE GRAIN, corn, used as food and animal FODDER.Algorithms: A procedure consisting of a sequence of algebraic formulas and/or logical steps to calculate or determine a given task.Legionella pneumophila: A species of gram-negative, aerobic bacteria that is the causative agent of LEGIONNAIRES' DISEASE. It has been isolated from numerous environmental sites as well as from human lung tissue, respiratory secretions, and blood.Seeds: The encapsulated embryos of flowering plants. They are used as is or for animal feed because of the high content of concentrated nutrients like starches, proteins, and fats. Rapeseed, cottonseed, and sunflower seed are also produced for the oils (fats) they yield.Psychopathology: The study of significant causes and processes in the development of mental illness.Prodromal Symptoms: Clinical or physiological indicators that precede the onset of disease.Activator Appliances: Loose-fitting removable orthodontic appliances which redirect the pressures of the facial and masticatory muscles onto the teeth and their supporting structures to produce improvements in tooth arrangements and occlusal relations.Psychiatry: The medical science that deals with the origin, diagnosis, prevention, and treatment of mental disorders.Delusions: A false belief regarding the self or persons or objects outside the self that persists despite the facts, and is not considered tenable by one's associates.Commerce: The interchange of goods or commodities, especially on a large scale, between different countries or between populations within the same country. It includes trade (the buying, selling, or exchanging of commodities, whether wholesale or retail) and business (the purchase and sale of goods to make a profit). (From Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 2d ed, p411, p2005 & p283)
  • Christopher J Shaw, EVP for sales & marketing, Cobalt Digital, told the IBC Daily that the company is this year focusing on HEVC, while also showcasing its card-based 4K and HDR workflow solutions for openGear frames, a colour corrector panel, and new multiviewers and distribution amplifiers. (ibc.org)
  • If you order several items in the same colour, we will make every effort to dye as many of them together as possible, however, it is possible you may receive items from slightly different dye lots. (bed-online.ca)
  • Minerals such as cobalt from Democratic Republic of Congo have been associated with fuelling conflict and child labor, but analysts say Volkswagen would derive a measure of comfort from locking in supplies from Glencore as a listed company answerable to shareholders and regulators. (reuters.com)
  • EV manufacturers usually use nickel cobalt aluminum or nickel manganese cobalt batteries on passenger vehicles because of their higher energy density, which is critical in determining how far an EV can drive on single charge. (autonews.com)
  • It was not clear to what extent Tesla intends to use LFP batteries but the automaker has no plans to stop using its current nickel cobalt aluminum batteries, said one of the people. (autonews.com)
  • White Cliff Minerals Ltd ( ASX:WCN ) reports a maiden inferred mineral resource of 5.7 million tonnes at 1% nickel and 0.08% cobalt for the Coronation Dam Nickel-Cobalt Project in WA's Northeast Goldfields. (proactiveinvestors.com.au)
  • According to a joint Amnesty International and African Resources Watch report, Congo DongFang International Mining, a subsidiary of Huayou Cobalt, sources cobalt from primitive "artisanal" mines in the Democratic Republic of the Congo, where there are few worker protections and child labor has been employed. (wikipedia.org)
  • Apple Inc. said that approximately 20% of the lithium in Apple's batteries were sourced from Huayou Cobalt. (wikipedia.org)
  • In response, Huayou Cobalt admits to having "insufficient awareness of supply chain management", and did not know that buying artisanal cobalt would increase child labor. (wikipedia.org)
  • Zhejiang Huayou Cobalt Co Ltd". "This is what we die for" (PDF). (wikipedia.org)
  • Traders then sell it mostly to exporter Congo Dongfang International, a subsidiary of Zhejiang Huayou Cobalt, which supplies most of the world's largest battery makers. (wikipedia.org)
  • 60 Co (read as cobalt sixty) is used for sterilizing medical equipment and consumer products, radiation therapy for treating cancer patients, manufacturing plastics, and irradiating food. (cdc.gov)
  • However, there are many unstable or radioactive isotopes, two of which are commercially important, cobalt-60 and cobalt-57, also written as Co-60 or 60 Co and Co-57 or 57 Co, and read as cobalt sixty and cobalt fifty-seven. (cdc.gov)
  • of which are commercially important, cobalt-60 and cobalt-57, also written as Co-60 or 60Co and When a substance is released from a large area, Co-57 or 57Co, and read as cobalt sixty and cobalt such as an industrial plant, or from a container, such fifty-seven. (cdc.gov)
  • Each multi faceted vintage Czech crystal bead measures approximately 1/4" in diameter and is a two toned crystal bead - a deep cobalt blue with magenta purple highlights. (artfire.com)
  • Crafted from cobalt steel, which lasts up to 5 times long than standard metal, DEWALT U-Shank Wood Cutting Jig Saw Blades feature precision-ground teeth that stay sharp and deliver smooth, clean cuts for a variety of wood-cutting applications. (dewalt.com)
  • This cobalt steel threaded shank drill bit from Rocky Mountain Twist™ features a hard surface with high lubricity. (grainger.com)
  • French Ultramarine mixes well with Alizarin colors in oil and watercolor form to create a range of purples and violets. (dickblick.com)
  • Ultramarine is currently imitated by a process invented in France in 1826 by Jean Baptiste Guimet, making blue affordable to artists and extending the range of colors on their palettes. (dickblick.com)
  • This vehicle is about $1,600 less than the average price for a 2008 Chevrolet Cobalt for sale in the Lynnwood area. (autoblog.com)
  • This vehicle is priced within 7% of the average price for a 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt in Tennessee. (autoblog.com)
  • The report focuses on global major leading Cobalt Market players providing information such as company profiles, product picture and specification, capacity, production, price, cost, revenue and contact information. (pitchengine.com)
  • Increased demand for lithium-ion batteries has more that doubled the price of cobalt over the past year, with looming shortages set to push prices even higher. (proactiveinvestors.com.au)
  • Radioactive cobalt is used for commercial and medical purposes. (cdc.gov)
  • Radioactive decay is a way of decreasing the amount of radioactive cobalt in the environment. (cdc.gov)
  • The general population is rarely exposed to radioactive cobalt unless a person is undergoing radiation therapy. (cdc.gov)
  • Exposure to large amounts of radiation from radioactive cobalt can damage cells in your body from the radiation. (cdc.gov)
  • Radioactive cobalt, as 60 Co, has been found in at least 13 of the 1,636 current or former NPL sites. (cdc.gov)
  • Naturally occurring sources of radiation are cosmic radiation from space or radioactive materials in soil or building materials. (cdc.gov)
  • Man-made sources of radioactive materials are found in consumer products, industrial equipment, atom bomb fallout, and to a smaller extent from hospital waste and nuclear reactors. (cdc.gov)
  • A or radioactive materials in soil or building materials. (cdc.gov)
  • Radioactive cobalt, as 60Co, of 59. (cdc.gov)
  • Cobalt can also exist in radioactive forms. (cdc.gov)
  • Radioactive cobalt, as 60Co, has been found in at least 13 of the 1,636 current or former NPL sites. (cdc.gov)
  • Among foodstuffs of animal origin, offal shows the highest cobalt content, liver with about 0.02-0.07 mg/kg fresh weight (FW), followed by kidney with about 0.001-0.01 mg/kg FW. (allaboutfeed.net)
  • dairy products like cheese and butter are relatively rich in cobalt (0.02 mg/kg FW). (allaboutfeed.net)
  • This supramolecular architecture showed hole mobility as high as 4.21 cm2·V−1·s−1, and a relatively high mobility of 0.02 cm2·V−1·s−1 even after thermal treatment at 1,000 °C. Further studies confirmed the occurrence of charge-transfer from 5,10,15,20-tetrakis(4-methoxyphenyl)porphyrinato cobalt(II) (CoTMPP) to C 70 and the paramagnetic character within the supramolecular system. (springer.com)
  • The main author of the study, Paolo Perna, from IMDEA Nanociencia, explains the advantages of this configuration: "On the one hand, the exceptional properties of graphene make it possible to obtain a homogeneous, flat and protected magnetic layer, which is also atomically perfect. (agenciasinc.es)
  • However, what matters most," he goes on to emphasize, "are the two magnetic properties that are achieved: an improvement in the magnetic anisotropy of cobalt (its spines are preferably oriented in a certain direction), and a strong interaction called Dzyaloshinskii-Moriya, which allows the presence of chiral magnetic structures (they do not overlap with its specular image). (agenciasinc.es)
  • Samarium Cobalt rare earth magnets are often used in high temperature applications needing high magnetic performance and where magnetic stability over a wide range of temperatures is important. (duramag.com)
  • Cobalt is a naturally-occurring element that has properties similar to those of iron and nickel. (cdc.gov)
  • This pigment is manufactured and not naturally occurring. (sinopia.com)
  • Cobalt takes what music lovers around the world have come to expect from the multi-award-winning DragonFly family-naturally beautiful, seductive sound-and strips away fuzz and fog that weren't even noticeable until Cobalt removed them. (stereophile.com)
  • The three versions included two forced induction inline‑four Ecotec engines and a third naturally aspirated engine that was later called the Cobalt Sport. (wikipedia.org)
  • Cobalt is a key ingredient in the lithium-ion batteries used to power electric vehicles (EVs), with sales expected to grow fast in coming years as governments around the world clamp down on polluting fossil fuels such as diesel and gasoline. (reuters.com)
  • Today, most EVs run on lithium-ion batteries made with heavy metals like cobalt, of which there is a limited supply and less than ideal mining conditions . (yahoo.com)
  • Compared to the base Cobalt, the SS has lower front and rear fascias for a more aggressive look with integrated fog lights, side rocker moldings, interior accents, and a chrome exhaust tip. (wikipedia.org)
  • Novel photo-catalytic materials based on cobalt type aluminophosphate molecular sieves have been elaborated in AEL and AFI structure by hydrothermal method. (ssrn.com)
  • Use the fitment form at the top of the page to select your exact year and engine type for your Chevrolet Cobalt. (advanceautoparts.com)
  • It's moving fast on exploration, with impressive past-producing mineralizations, and it's poised to earn its place with a new type of cobalt that is safe, ethical and politically stable. (prnewswire.com)
  • Glencore this year tightened its grip on Congo's copper and cobalt resources by buying the remaining stake in one mine and upping its share in another for $960 million. (reuters.com)
  • Cobalt is mostly a byproduct of nickel and copper. (reuters.com)
  • Researchers at the University of Basel have successfully replaced the rare element iodine in copper-based dye-sensitized solar cells by the more abundant element cobalt, taking a step forward in the development of environmentally friendly energy production. (innovations-report.com)
  • Chemists at the University of Basel have now been able to successfully replace the usual iodine-based electron transport system in copper-based DSCs by a cobalt compound. (innovations-report.com)
  • This is the first report of DSCs, which combine copper-based dyes and cobalt electrolytes and thus represents a critical step towards the development of stable iodide-free copper solar cells. (innovations-report.com)
  • A subsidiary, Congo DongFang International Mining, has been involved in several controversies around sourcing of cobalt in the Democratic Republic of the Congo. (wikipedia.org)
  • The shafts and caps of Faber-Castell markers and fibre-tip pens are made of polypropylene (PP) to protect them from drying out quickly. (faber-castell.com)
  • Auto Meter Cobalt gauges feature bright anodized Super Bezels and black dials with blue accents, white numbering and increments, cobalt blue "through-the-dial" patented LED lighting technology and glowing orange pointers for superior visibility. (classicindustries.com)