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Selenium is incorporated into selenoproteins that have a wide range of pleiotropic effects, ranging from antioxidant and anti… Expand The diets of over two-thirds of the world's population lack one or more essential mineral elements. This can be remedied through… Expand Selenium levels in soil generally reflect its presence in food and the Se levels in human populations. Se food content is… Expand Oxygen-free radicals, more generally known as reactive oxygen species (ROS) along with reactive nitrogen species (RNS) are well… Expand Food systems need to produce enough of the essential trace element Se to provide regular adult intakes of at least 40 μg/d to… Expand Plants vary considerably in their physiological response to selenium (Se). Some plant species growing on seleniferous soils are… Expand Mercury at low concentrations represents a major hazard to microorganisms. Inorganic mercury has been reported to produce harmful… Expand Oxyanions of arsenic and selenium can be used in microbial anaerobic respiration as terminal electron acceptors. The detection of… Expand This paper reviews studies on mercury and selenium interaction. It includes the effects of selenium on mercury toxicity on the… Expand When hemolyzates from erythrocytes of selenium-deficient rats were incubated in vitro in the presence of ascorbate or H(2)O(2… Expand