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A completely man-made radioactive actinide with atomic symbol Am, and atomic number 95. Its valence can range from +3 to +6. Because of its nonmagnetic ground state, it is an excellent superconductor. It is also used in bone mineral analysis and as a radiation source for radiotherapy.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Americium" by people in Profiles.
Seliman AF, Borai EH, Lasheen YF, Abo-Aly MM, DeVol TA, Powell BA. Mobility of radionuclides in soil/groundwater system: comparing the influence of EDTA and four of its degradation products. Environ Pollut. 2010 Oct; 158(10):3077-84.