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Boron Summary

Description: A trace element with the atomic symbol B, atomic number 5, and atomic weight 10.81. Boron-10, an isotope of boron, is used as a neutron absorber in BORON NEUTRON CAPTURE THERAPY.

Key Diseases for which Boron is Relevant

  1. Neoplasms (Cancer) : 25 outcomes 47 studies in 379 results
  2. Glioma (Gliomas) : 7 outcomes 8 studies in 63 results
  3. Melanoma (Melanoma, Malignant) : 2 outcomes 10 studies in 53 results
  4. Brain Neoplasms (Brain Tumor) : 2 outcomes 9 studies in 47 results
  5. Neoplasm Metastasis (Metastasis) : 2 outcomes 7 studies in 17 results
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Drugs Related to Boron

  1. Sodium
  2. Molybdenum
  3. Gadolinium
  4. Liposomes (Liposome)
  5. Selenium
  6. Ethiodized Oil (Ethiodol)
  7. 4-boronophenylalanine
  8. Zinc
  9. Manganese
  10. Epidermal Growth Factor (EGF)
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Therapies Related to Boron

  1. Boron Neutron Capture Therapy
  2. Neutron Capture Therapy
  3. Injections
  4. Radiotherapy
  5. Nuclear Reactors
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