โ–ธโ–ธ
  • ๐Ÿ‡ฌ๐Ÿ‡ง Vanadium
  • ๐Ÿ‡จ๐Ÿ‡ณ ้‡ฉ
  • ๐Ÿ‡ณ๐Ÿ‡ฑ Vanadium
  • ๐Ÿ‡ซ๐Ÿ‡ท Vanadium
  • ๐Ÿ‡ฉ๐Ÿ‡ช Vanadium
  • ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡ฑ ื•ื ื“ื™ื•ื
  • ๐Ÿ‡ฎ๐Ÿ‡น Vanadio
  • ๐Ÿ‡ฏ๐Ÿ‡ต ใƒใƒŠใ‚ธใ‚ฆใƒ 
  • ๐Ÿ‡ต๐Ÿ‡น Vanádio
  • ๐Ÿ‡ท๐Ÿ‡บ ะ’ะฐะฝะฐะดะธะน
  • ๐Ÿ‡ช๐Ÿ‡ธ Vanadio
  • ๐Ÿ‡ธ๐Ÿ‡ช Vanadin

Vanadium: biological information

Vanadium is essential to sea squirts (ascidians). The concentration of vanadium in sea squirts is a million times higher than in sea water as a consequence of their ability to concentrate vanadium.

Vanadium is a necessary part of the diet of rats and chicks, but only is very small amounts. Deficiencies cause reduced growth and impair reproduction.

Levels in humans

The abundances of the elements in humans.

How much vanadium is in your body? Find out here.

You can use this form to calculate how much vanadium your body contains. Enter your weight in either kilograms or pounds and click the "Calculate" button. You must enter a number, not text! Elements for which there are no data will always give a value of zero for the weight, no matter what you put in the weight box.

Calculate how much vanadium is in your body
Enter your weight here: You contain about : grams of vanadium
Image showing periodicity of the logarithm of the abundance of the chemical elements as a heat map on a periodic table grid.
Image showing periodicity of the logarithm of the abundance of the chemical elements as a heat map on a periodic table grid.
Image showing periodicity of the logarithm of the abundance of the chemical elements as a cityscape on a periodic table grid.
Image showing periodicity of the logarithm of the abundance of the chemical elements as a cityscape on a periodic table grid.

Hazards and Risks

Hazards and risks associated with vanadium:

Vanadium metal powder is a fire hazard. Vanadium compounds are encountered relatively rarely by most people. In the laboratory, unless known otherwise, all vanadium compounds should be regarded as highly toxic. Vanadium compounds in some industrial smoke pollution may cause lung cancer. Industrial regulations exist to keep exposure to V2O5 dust under control.

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