"Tungsten" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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A metallic element with the atomic symbol W, atomic number 74, and atomic weight 183.85. It is used in many manufacturing applications, including increasing the hardness, toughness, and tensile strength of steel; manufacture of filaments for incandescent light bulbs; and in contact points for automotive and electrical apparatus.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Tungsten" by people in Profiles.
Syed MA, Manzoor U, Shah I, Bukhari SH. Antibacterial effects of Tungsten nanoparticles on the Escherichia coli strains isolated from catheterized urinary tract infection (UTI) cases and Staphylococcus aureus. New Microbiol. 2010 Oct; 33(4):329-35.