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Arsenicals

Known as: Arsenic Compounds, Arsenic Compound, arsenical 
A white, odorless, inorganic substance that contains the semi-metallic element arsenic usually in the 3 and 5-valence state, and emits toxic arsenic… Expand
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
The metalloid arsenic is a natural environmental contaminant to which humans are routinely exposed in food, water, air, and soil… Expand
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Review
2005
Review
2005
Arsenic occurs naturally in the earth's crust and is widely distributed in the environment. Natural mineralization and activities… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
The metabolism of arsenic is generally accepted to proceed by repetitive reduction and oxidative methylation; the latter is… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
  • M. Hughes
  • Toxicology letters
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 19761128
Exposure to the metalloid arsenic is a daily occurrence because of its environmental pervasiveness. Arsenic, which is found in… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
The reactivities of methyloxoarsine (MAs(III)) and iododimethylarsine (DMAs(III)), two methylated trivalent arsenicals, toward… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Although arsenic is a well-established human carcinogen, the mechanisms by which it induces cancer remain poorly understood. We… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Abstract. Biomethylation is considered a major detoxification pathway for inorganic arsenicals (iAs). According to the postulated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
As is a ubiquitous element present in the atmosphere as well as in the aquatic and terrestrial environments. Arsenite and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
  • R. T. Nicksona, J. M. McArthura, P. Ravenscroftb, W. G. Burgessa, K. M. Ahmedc
  • 1999
  • Corpus ID: 13846036
In some areas of Bangladesh and West Bengal, concentrations of As in groundwater exceed guide concentrations, set internationally… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Arsenic in groundwater above the WHO maximum permissible limit of 0.05 mg l−1 has been found in six districts of West Bengal… Expand
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