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Title Selenium : its molecular biology and role in human health / edited by Dolph L. Hatfield, Marla J. Berry, and Vadim N. Gladyshev.
Imprint New York, NY : Springer, 2006.
Edition Second edition.

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Subject Selenium -- Health aspects.
Selenium -- Physiological effect.
Selenium in human nutrition.
Selenium -- physiology.
Proteins -- metabolism.
Selenium -- deficiency.
Selenium -- therapeutic use.
Alt Name Hatfield, Dolph L.
Description 1 online resource (xxii, 419 pages) : illustrations (some color)
polychrome rdacc
Edition Second edition.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Selenium: A historical perspective; Selenium metabolism in prokaryotes; Mammalian and other eukaryotic selenocysteine tRNAs; Evolution of selenocysteine decoding and the key role of selenophosphate synthetase in the pathway of selenium utilization; SECIS RNAs and K-turn binding proteins. A survey of evolutionary conserved RNA and protein motifs; SECIS binding proteins and eukaryotic selenoprotein synthesis; The importance of subcellular localization of SBP2 and EFsec for selenoprotein synthesis; Selenocysteine biosynthesis and incorporation may require supramolecular complexes.
Summary Provides an in-depth understanding of the molecular biology of selenium and how this element makes its way into protein. Selenium is an essential trace element in the diet of humans and many other life forms. This book emphasises on the status of the molecular biology of selenium. It also highlights the importance of this element in human health.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [Place of publication not identified] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780387338279
0387338268 (Cloth)
9780387338262 (Cloth)
ISBN/ISSN 10.1007/0-387-33827-6
OCLC # 209924637
Additional Format Print version: Selenium. 2nd ed. New York, NY : Springer, 2006 9780387338262 0387338268 (DLC) 2006924112 (OCoLC)71336450.

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