Metals in medicine
Metals in medicine

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Metals in medicine


This free course was written by Elaine Moore and Eleanor Crabb.

This free course is based on the Open University module S315 Chemistry: further concepts and applications and was adapted by Nicholas Chatterton.

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228311: Figure 19: Jmol: an open-source Java viewer for chemical structures in 3D.

228316: Figure 20: Jmol: an open-source Java viewer for chemical structures in 3D.

227772: Figure 22: Sou, Z., Lippard, S.J. and Johnson, K.A. (1999) ‘Single d(GpG)/cis-diammineplatinum(II) adduct-induced inhibition of DNA polymerization’, Biochemistry, vol. 38, 2, pp. 715–26.

228319: Figure 23: Jmol: an open-source Java viewer for chemical structures in 3D.

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