Regional Variations of Eight Trace Elements in Normal Human Liver
The liver plays a major role in trace element metabolism and is closer to a single cell type than many other organs in the body. It has also a high storage capacity for essential elements like iron and copper which may cause disease in overload states. It is conceivable that a similar effect may result from accumulation of other elements in excessive amounts.
KeywordsLiver Sample Trace Element Concentration Overload State Single Cell Type Normal Human Liver
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