Gallium: biological information

Biological role of gallium: gallium apparently has no biological role but is said to stimulate the metabolism. Gallium compounds appear not to be particularly toxic.

Levels in humans

Table: the abundances of the elements in humans.
Human abundance by weight no data ppb by weight
Human abundance by atoms no data atoms relative to C = 1000000

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Hazards and Risks

Hazards and risks associated with gallium: gallium compounds appear not to be particularly toxic.

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