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An element of the rare earth family of metals. It has the atomic symbol Y, atomic number 39, and atomic weight 88.91. In conjunction with other rare earths, yttrium is used as a phosphor in television receivers and is a component of the yttrium-aluminum garnet (YAG) lasers.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Yttrium" by people in Profiles.
Thomas BW, Hook CR, Draughn RA. Laser-aided degradation of composite resin. Angle Orthod. 1996; 66(4):281-6.
Visuri SR, Gilbert JL, Wright DD, Wigdor HA, Walsh JT. Shear strength of composite bonded to Er:YAG laser-prepared dentin. J Dent Res. 1996 Jan; 75(1):599-605.