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Introduction: Copper

Description of Copper

Copper: reddish, malleable metal; atomic number, 29; atomic weight, 63.54; symbol Cu; with poisonous salts; copper is essential in nutrition, being a component of various proteins, including ceruloplasmin, erythrocuprein, cytochrome c oxidase, and tyrosinase; deficiency, which is rare, may result in hypochromic microcytic anemia, neutropenia, and bone changes; excessive accumulation in the body may lead to copper poisoning.
Source: CRISP

Copper: A heavy metal trace element with the atomic symbol Cu, atomic number 29, and atomic weight 63.55.
Source: MeSH 2007

Copper: Related Topics

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Copper: Treatments

Copper (treatment): Type of Mineral supplements.

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Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Copper

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

The term Copper can be used for:

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The description of Copper may also be used for the following terms:

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Hierarchical classifications of Copper

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MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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