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The Simple Chemistry of Calcium and Its Relevance to Biological Systems

  • R. D. Gillard
Part of the Biological Council book series

Abstract

In this paper I consider some aspects of the chemistry of calcium which are relevant to biological systems. Calcium is essential in so many biochemical operations that it is difficult to decide what general questions require answering.

Keywords

Ionic Potential Alkaline Earth Silicate Mineral Zinc Salt Magnesium Carbonate 
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© Palgrave Macmillan, a division of Macmillan Publishers Limited 1970

Authors and Affiliations

  • R. D. Gillard
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  1. 1.University of Kent at CanterburyEngland

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