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a unit of magnetic moment of a molecular or atomic or subatomic particle

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The arrangement would yield a magnetic moment of five Bohr magnetons, which is the same as an atom of manganese.
In the first article, we (Stevens and Kalkwarf 1990) pointed out a) that ferritin has a stable magnetic moment of 3.8 Bohr magnetons, and b) that on the basis of reports from Bawin and Adey (1976) and others that EMFs could alter calcium homeostasis, increases in free radicals could be expected.
According to Khanna, the new cluster had a magnetic moment of five Bohr magnetons, which is more than twice the value for an iron atom in a solid iron magnet.