Metal Ions in Biological Systems

  • Metal Ions In Biological Systems, Volume 44: Biogeochemistry, Availability, and Transport of Metals in the Environment book cover

    Metal Ions In Biological Systems, Volume 44

    Biogeochemistry, Availability, and Transport of Metals in the Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel, Roland Sigel

    Volume 44, devoted solely to the vital research areas concerning the biogeochemistry of metals and their transport in the environment and availability to living systems, offers 9 timely and authoritative chapters on these fascinating topics by 19 internationally recognized experts.…

    Hardback – 2005-03-01
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 41: Metal Ions and Their Complexes in Medication book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 41: Metal Ions and Their Complexes in Medication, 1st Edition

    Edited by Astrid Sigel

    Metal ions are currently used for such applications as diabetes, anti-inflammatory, rheumatoid arthritis, psychiatric, and anti-ulcer medications, using compounds of vanadium, copper and zinc, gold, lithium, and bismuth, respectively. This text explores these applications in addition to an…

    Hardback – 2004-03-26
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 42: Metal Complexes in Tumor Diagnosis and as Anticancer Agents book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 42: Metal Complexes in Tumor Diagnosis and as Anticancer Agents, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel

    Offering an authoritative and timely account by twenty-nine internationally recognized experts, Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Metal Complexes in Tumor Diagnosis and as Anticancer Agents is devoted solely to the vital research area concerning metal complexes in cancer diagnosis and therapy. In…

    Hardback – 2004-03-26
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 40: The Lanthanides and Their Interrelations with Biosystems book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 40: The Lanthanides and Their Interrelations with Biosystems, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel

    The Metal Ions in Biological Systems series is devoted to increasing our understanding of the relationship between the chemistry of metals and life processes. The volumes reflect the interdisciplinary nature of bioinorganic chemistry and coordinate the efforts of researchers in the fields of…

    Hardback – 2003-03-27
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 38: Probing of Proteins by Metal Ions and Their Low-Molecular-Weight Complexes book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 38: Probing of Proteins by Metal Ions and Their Low-Molecular-Weight Complexes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Astrid Sigel

    "Focuses on the vibrant area of probing enzymes or proteins by metal ions and small complexes. Offers a summary of the basic characteristics of the amide bond, emphasizing its proton and metal ion interactions, including a quantitative analysis of its hydrolysis and formation."…

    Hardback – 2001-01-30
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 36: Interrelations Between Free Radicals and Metal Ions in Life Processes book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 36: Interrelations Between Free Radicals and Metal Ions in Life Processes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Astrid Sigel, Helmut Sigel

    Continues the tradition of excellence established in previous volumes in this acclaimed series. Volume 36 focuses on the vibrant research area concerning the interrelation between free radicals and metal ions and their resulting effects on life processes; it offers an authoritative and timely…

    Hardback – 1999-03-10
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 33: Probing of Nucleic Acids by Metal Ion Complexes of Small Molecules book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 33: Probing of Nucleic Acids by Metal Ion Complexes of Small Molecules, 1st Edition

    Edited by Astrid Sigel, Helmut Sigel

    "Volume 33 focuses on the vibrant research area of probing nucleic acids--the carriers of the genetic code--by metal ion complexes of small molecules providing an authoritative, timely account of this fascinating topic by over 50 distinguished experts."…

    Hardback – 1996-02-29
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 32: Interactions of Metal Ions with Nucleotides: Nucleic Acids, and Their Constituents book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 32: Interactions of Metal Ions with Nucleotides: Nucleic Acids, and Their Constituents, 1st Edition

    Edited by Astrid Sigel, Helmut Sigel

    Volume 32 covers metal ion bonding to phosphate, sugar and nucleobase residues; the ambidentate as well as the stacking properties of nucleotides; kinetic aspects as well as properties of nucleobase and nucleotide analogs; and the oligonucleotides and nucleic acids. It examines electron transfer…

    Hardback – 1996-02-05
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 30: Metalloenzymes Involving Amino Acid-residue and Related Radicals book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 30: Metalloenzymes Involving Amino Acid-residue and Related Radicals, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel, Astrid Sigel

    This volume is devoted solely to the research area of metalloenzymes involving amino acid-residue and related radicals. Topics covered include: general considerations; structure, function and engineering of peroxidases; and ribonucleotide reductase in mammalian systems.…

    Hardback – 1994-02-08
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 29: Biological Properties of Metal Alkyl Derivatives book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 29: Biological Properties of Metal Alkyl Derivatives, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel, Astrid Sigel

    This volume is devoted to the research area regarding the biological properties of metal alkyl derivatives, offering an authoritative account of this subject by 16 scientists. In 11 chapters, Biological Properties of Metal Alkyl Derivatives highlights, in detail, derivatives of germanium, tin, lead…

    Hardback – 1993-01-19
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 28: Degradation of Environmental Pollutants by Microorganisms and Their Metalloenzymes book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 28: Degradation of Environmental Pollutants by Microorganisms and Their Metalloenzymes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel, Astrid Sigel

    Continuing to explore the relationship between the chemistry of metals and life processes, this volume in the Metal Ions in Biological Systems series examines the degradation of environmental pollutants by micro-organisms. It covers the action of micro-organisms and metalloenzymes on lignin,…

    Hardback – 1992-03-25
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 27: Electron Transfer Reactions in Metalloproteins book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 27: Electron Transfer Reactions in Metalloproteins, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel, Astrid Sigel

    Part of a series devoted to understanding the relationship between the chemistry of metals and life processes, the present volume offers contributions by 25 scientists covering mechanistic considerations, electron tunneling pathways, photoinduced and stereoselective effects in electron transfer reac…

    Hardback – 1991-03-15
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 26: Compendium on Magnesium and Its Role in Biology: Nutrition and Physiology book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 26: Compendium on Magnesium and Its Role in Biology: Nutrition and Physiology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel, Astrid Sigel

    Thirty chapters provide a handbook-like treatment of magnesium and its function in the environment, its bioinorganic chemistry, its role for plants and in animal and human nutrition, its biochemistry and physiology, and its relation to human health and disease. The last 20 years have seen a prolifer…

    Hardback – 1990-06-28
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 24: Aluminum and its Role in Biology book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 24: Aluminum and its Role in Biology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel, Astrid Sigel

    Hardback – 1988-08-24
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 23: Nickel and its Role in Biology book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 23: Nickel and its Role in Biology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel, Astrid Sigel

    This book considers nickel in the environment and in aquatic systems and outlines its role for plants. It discusses the toxicology of nickel compounds and the role of nickel in carcinogenesis, focusing on the analysis of nickel in biological materials and the related difficulties.…

    Hardback – 1988-03-30
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 22: Endor: EPR, and Electron Spin Echo for Probing Coordination Spheres book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 22: Endor: EPR, and Electron Spin Echo for Probing Coordination Spheres, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel

    This volume focuses on the physical methods to probe the coordination sphere of metal ions in biological systems, which are based on para-magnetic species, namely, the electron nuclear double resonance (ENDOR), electron paramagnetic resonance (EPR), and electron spin echo (ESE) techniques.…

    Hardback – 1986-11-25
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 21: Applications of Magnetic Resonance to Paramagnetic Species book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 21: Applications of Magnetic Resonance to Paramagnetic Species, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel

    This book facilitates a wider use of nuclear magnetic resonance in studies of paramagnetic species. It summarizes studies of magnetically coupled metalloproteins, of paramagnetic heme proteins, and of metal-porphyrin-induced dipolar shifts for conformational analysis.…

    Hardback – 1986-09-29
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 20: Concepts on Metal Ion Toxicity book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 20: Concepts on Metal Ion Toxicity, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel

    Hardback – 1986-02-21
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 19: Antibiotics and Their Complexes book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 19: Antibiotics and Their Complexes, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel

    This volume is an attempt to improve the understanding of the coordination chemistry and action of the biologically important compounds, also termed antibiotics, and to stimulate further research in this area, describing the properties of the biologically important compounds.…

    Hardback – 1985-07-30
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 18: Circulation of the Metals in the Environment book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 18: Circulation of the Metals in the Environment, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel

    Hardback – 1984-09-12
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    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 17: Calcium and its Role in Biology book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 17: Calcium and its Role in Biology, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel

    This book is wholly devoted to Ca2+ metal ion, as it is so important in regulating a wide variety of biological activities. It deals with calcium and brain proteins, the role of ca2+ in exocytosis, blood coagulation, and the regulation of the skeletal muscle contraction-relaxation cycle.…

    Hardback – 1984-04-03
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 15: Zinc and its Role in Biology and Nutrition book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 15: Zinc and its Role in Biology and Nutrition, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel

    This volume first considers the categories of zinc metalloenzymes, together with models of the enzymic metal-ion binding sites. It covers the nutritional aspects of zinc: its absorption and excretion, its influence on the activity of enzymes and hormones, and the zinc deficiency syndrome.…

    Hardback – 1983-03-25
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 14: Inorganic Drugs in Deficiency and Disease book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 14: Inorganic Drugs in Deficiency and Disease, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel

    This book describes drug metal-ion interactions in the gut and deals with the deficiency of zinc and iron and their pharmacological use. It covers anti-inflammatory activities of copper and gold complexes and considers the role of metal ions and chelating agents in anti-viral chemotherapy.…

    Hardback – 1982-02-26
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  • Metal Ions in Biological Systems: Volume 9: Amino Acids and Derivatives as Ambivalent Ligands book cover

    Metal Ions in Biological Systems

    Volume 9: Amino Acids and Derivatives as Ambivalent Ligands, 1st Edition

    Edited by Helmut Sigel

    This book focuses on the connection between the chemistry of metal ions and their role for life, and covers complexes with a number of amino acids with chelatable side chain donor atoms. It discusses metal ion-protein interactions and the ligating ambivalency of nucleotides.…

    Hardback – 1979-07-01
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