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Table 1 Overview of samples

From: Airport emission particles: exposure characterization and toxicity following intratracheal instillation in mice

Particle type Measurement Instruments/Method Relevant figures
Non-commercial airfield particles
(JEP)
Exposure characterization 1 ELPI Figure 1: Exposure characterization
4 DISCminis Table 2: Exposures and doses
1 NanoScan Additional File 1: Figure S1 A: Position of instruments Jet engine test facility
1 OPC Additional File 1: Figure S1 B:
Background characterization Micro INertial Impactor (MINI) Results not shown
Emission characterization Micro INertial Impactor (MINI) Additional File 1: Figure S1 C: Description of impacted aerosols and TEM images
Particle collection for physical and chemical characterization and mouse instillations Electrostatic precipitator Table 3: PAH contents
Metal contents
Table 4:
JEP particles suspended in instillation vehicle TEM (dropcast) Table 5: Size distribution
Additional File 1: Figure S1 D: DLS figures
Fig. 2: SEM images
Additional File 1: Figure S1E: Elemental composition by EDS analysis
Commercial airport particles (CAP) Exposure characterization 4 DISCminis Figure 1: Exposure characterization
1 NanoScan Additional File 1: Figure S1 A: Position of instruments
1 OPC   
Emission characterization Micro INertial Impactor (MINI) Additional File 1: Figure S1 C: Description of impacted aerosols and TEM images
Particle collection for physical and chemical characterization and mouse instillations Electrostatic precipitator Table 3: PAH contents
Table 4: Metal contents
CAP particles suspended in instillation vehicle TEM, dropcast Table 5: Size distribution
Additional File 1: Figure S1 D: DLS figures
Figure 2: SEM images
Additional File 1: Figure S1 E: Elemental composition by EDS analysis
Mouse instillations of JEP and CAP Lung pathology Histology Figure 3: Histopathology of lung sections
Cellular composition in the lungs Broncho-alveolar lavage (BAL) Table 6: BAL fluid cell composition
Figure 4: Dose-response relationship of instilled particles
Figure 5: Neutrophil influx
Additional File 2: Figure S2 A: Scatter plots of cellular influx
Eosinophil influx
Serum Amyloid A levels in tissues mRNA expression Figure 6: SAA day 1
Additional File 2: Figure S2 B: SAA day 28 and 90
DNA damage DNA strand breaks (Comet Assay) Figure 7: Tail Length
Additional File 2: S2C: % DNA in Tail and data table