"Tantalum" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A rare metallic element, atomic number 73, atomic weight 180.948, symbol Ta. It is a noncorrosive and malleable metal that has been used for plates or disks to replace cranial defects, for wire sutures, and for making prosthetic devices.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Tantalum" by people in Profiles.
Bolus C, Yamada R, Alshora S, Hannegan C, Anderson B. Transarterial embolization of a hepatic arteriovenous malformation in an infant using Onyx: a case report and review of the differential diagnosis imaging findings. J Radiol Case Rep. 2014 Aug; 8(8):33-42.
Turner RD, Chaudry I, Turk A, Spiotta A. Onyx embolization of an avulsed thalamoperforator following endoscopic colloid cyst and lamina terminalis fenestration. J Neurointerv Surg. 2015 Aug; 7(8):e27.
Spiotta AM, Miranpuri AS, Vargas J, Magarick J, Turner RD, Turk AS, Chaudry MI. Balloon augmented Onyx embolization utilizing a dual lumen balloon catheter: utility in the treatment of a variety of head and neck lesions. J Neurointerv Surg. 2014 Sep; 6(7):547-55.
Costello MJ, Escaig J, Matsushita K, Viitanen PV, Menick DR, Kaback HR. Purified lac permease and cytochrome o oxidase are functional as monomers. J Biol Chem. 1987 Dec 15; 262(35):17072-82.