Contaminant

A substance that makes a material impure.
National Institutes of Health

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2016
Review
2016
Selenium is an essential trace element needed for all living organisms. Despite its essentiality, selenium is a potential toxic… (More)
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Review
2016
Review
2016
BACKGROUND Surgical site infections (SSI) can delay wound healing, impair cosmetic outcome and increase healthcare costs. Topical… (More)
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Review
2015
Review
2015
Water quality is an emergent property of a complex system comprised of interacting microbial populations and introduced microbial… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
During pilot studies to investigate the presence of viral RNA of xenotropic murine leukemia virus (MLV)-related virus (XMRV… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
Recently, certain lots of heparin have been associated with an acute, rapid onset of serious side effects indicative of an… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Most ecosystems receive an assortment of anthropogenic chemicals from the thousands possible, making it important to identify a… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
The annual global production of farmed salmon has increased by a factor of 40 during the past two decades. Salmon from farms in… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Three methods for fitting the diffusion model (Ratcliff, 1978) to experimental data are examined. Sets of simulated data were… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The time it takes for rainfall to travel through a catchment and reach the stream is a fundamental hydraulic parameter that… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
THE nitrogen pools of animals are enriched in 15N relative to their food1, with the top predators having the highest… (More)
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