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Scientists Find Unusual Form of Iron and Copper in Brains of Alzheimer's Patients

A group of scientists say they’ve made a surprising and potentially very important discovery in the brains of two people with Alzheimer’s disease: traces of a particular form of iron and copper deep inside deposits of amyloid plaque, a key marker of the fatal disease. The find raises more questions about how…Read more...
Tags: Science, Chemistry, Copper, Physical Sciences, Alzheimers Disease, Chemical Elements, Amyloid Beta, Amyloidosis, Branches Of Biology, Native Element Minerals, Health Medical Pharma, Transition Metals, Histopathology, Neil Telling, Amyloid Plaques

Wannabe Assassin Gets 12 Years on Chemical Weapon Charges for Trying to Buy Dimethylmercury

A federal court has sentenced a Missouri man who tried to buy the deadly poison dimethylmercury, a notoriously toxic substance that can kill in just a few drops on the skin, on the dark web to 12 years in prison.Read more...
Tags: Science, Chemistry, Missouri, Occupational Safety and Health, Physical Sciences, Chemical Elements, Natural Sciences, Native Element Minerals, Dimethylmercury, Organomercury Compounds, Karen Wetterhahn, Jason William Siesser, Rubber Glove, Methylmercury, Post Transition Metals

How to Avoid Toxic Metals in Baby Food

According to a congressional report released today, many baby foods contain concerningly high levels of arsenic, cadmium, mercury, and lead. This isn’t a new problem; Healthy Babies Bright Futures issued a report with similar findings in 2019, and the FDA has issued warnings about arsenic in rice cereal, like this one…Read more...
Tags: Environment, Chemistry, Fda, Lifehacks, Arsenic, Rice, Brown Rice, Baby Food, Physical Sciences, Chemical Elements, Cadmium, Natural Sciences, Infant Feeding, Healthy Babies Bright Futures, Endocrine Disruptors, Hospitality_recreation