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  1. Superparamagnetic iron oxide nanoparticles (IONPs) have been used as magnetic resonance imaging contrast agents for various research and diagnostic purposes, such as the detection of neuroinflammation and bloo...

    Authors: Hsin-Ying Wu, Min-Chun Chung, Chia-Chi Wang, Chung-Hsiung Huang, Hong-Jen Liang and Tong-Rong Jan

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:46

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  2. Epidemiology suggests that occupational exposure to welding particulate matter (PM) may increase lung cancer risk. However, animal studies are lacking to conclusively link welding with an increased risk. PM de...

    Authors: Patti C Zeidler-Erdely, Terence G Meighan, Aaron Erdely, Lori A Battelli, Michael L Kashon, Michael Keane and James M Antonini

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:45

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  3. Inflammation and oxidative stress play critical roles in the pathogenesis of inhaled air pollutant-mediated metabolic disease. Inflammation in the adipose tissues niches are widely believed to exert important ...

    Authors: Lixian Sun, Cuiqing Liu, Xiaohua Xu, Zhekang Ying, Andrei Maiseyeu, Aixia Wang, Katryn Allen, Ryan P Lewandowski, Lori A Bramble, Masako Morishita, James G Wagner, J Timothy Dvonch, Zhichao Sun, Xiaowei Yan, Robert D Brook, Sanjay Rajagopalan…

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:43

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  4. Photocopiers emit nanoparticles with complex chemical composition. Short-term exposures to modest nanoparticle concentrations triggered upper airway inflammation and oxidative stress in healthy human volunteer...

    Authors: Madhu Khatri, Dhimiter Bello, Anoop K Pal, Joel M Cohen, Susan Woskie, Thomas Gassert, Jiaqi Lan, April Z Gu, Philip Demokritou and Peter Gaines

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:42

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  5. Nanomaterials with particle sizes <100 nm have been already applied in various applications such as cosmetics, medicines, and foods. Therefore, ensuring the safety of nanomaterials is becoming increasingly imp...

    Authors: Tokuyuki Yoshida, Yasuo Yoshioka, Saeko Tochigi, Toshiro Hirai, Miyuki Uji, Ko-ichi Ichihashi, Kazuya Nagano, Yasuhiro Abe, Haruhiko Kamada, Shin-ichi Tsunoda, Hiromi Nabeshi, Kazuma Higashisaka, Tomoaki Yoshikawa and Yasuo Tsutsumi

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:41

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  6. Deposition and accumulation of silver nanoparticles (Ag-nps) in the liver have been shown to induce hepatotoxicity in animal studies. The hepatotoxicity may include oxidative stress, abnormalities in energy me...

    Authors: Tzu-Ying Lee, Maw-Shung Liu, Li-Ju Huang, Sheng-I Lue, Lung-Chang Lin, Aij-Lie Kwan and Rei-Cheng Yang

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:40

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  7. Pleural fibrosis and malignant mesotheliomas (MM) occur after exposures to pathogenic fibers, yet the mechanisms initiating these diseases are unclear.

    Authors: Jedd M Hillegass, Jill M Miller, Maximilian B MacPherson, Catherine M Westbom, Mutlay Sayan, Joyce K Thompson, Sherrill L Macura, Timothy N Perkins, Stacie L Beuschel, Vlada Alexeeva, Harvey I Pass, Chad Steele, Brooke T Mossman and Arti Shukla

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:39

    Content type: Research

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  8. Inhalation exposure studies of mice were conducted to determine if multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNT) distribute to the tracheobronchial lymphatics, parietal pleura, respiratory musculature and/or extrapulm...

    Authors: Robert R Mercer, James F Scabilloni, Ann F Hubbs, Liying Wang, Lori A Battelli, Walter McKinney, Vincent Castranova and Dale W Porter

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:38

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  9. Quantum dots (QDs) have been used as novel fluorescent nanoprobes for various bioapplications. The degradation of QDs, and consequent release of free cadmium ions, have been suggested to be the causes of their...

    Authors: Na Liu, Ying Mu, Yi Chen, Hubo Sun, Sihai Han, Mengmeng Wang, Hui Wang, Yanbo Li, Qian Xu, Peili Huang and Zhiwei Sun

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:37

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  10. Silver nanoparticles are known to be distributed in many tissues after oral or inhalation exposure. Thus, understanding the tissue clearance of such distributed nanoparticles is very important to understand th...

    Authors: Ji Hyun Lee, Yong Soon Kim, Kyung Seuk Song, Hyun Ryol Ryu, Jae Hyuck Sung, Jung Duck Park, Hyun Min Park, Nam Woong Song, Beom Soo Shin, Daniel Marshak, Kangho Ahn, Ji Eun Lee and Il Je Yu

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:36

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  11. Nanotechnology, particularly the use of multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNT), is a rapidly growing discipline with implications for advancement in a variety of fields. A major route of exposure to MWCNT durin...

    Authors: Brandi N Snyder-Talkington, Diane Schwegler-Berry, Vincent Castranova, Yong Qian and Nancy L Guo

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:35

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  12. Urban particulate matter (PM) has been epidemiologically correlated with multiple cardiopulmonary morbidities and mortalities, in sensitive populations. Children exposed to PM are more likely to develop respir...

    Authors: Jackie KW Chan, Jessica G Charrier, Sean D Kodani, Christoph F Vogel, Sarah Y Kado, Donald S Anderson, Cort Anastasio and Laura S Van Winkle

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:34

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  13. Prior studies have demonstrated a rapid and progressive acute phase response to bolus aspiration of multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs). In this study we sought to test the hypothesis that inhalation exposu...

    Authors: Robert R Mercer, James F Scabilloni, Ann F Hubbs, Lori A Battelli, Walter McKinney, Sherri Friend, Michael G Wolfarth, Michael Andrew, Vincent Castranova and Dale W Porter

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:33

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  14. Cobalt-ferrite nanoparticles (Co-Fe NPs) are attractive for nanotechnology-based therapies. Thus, exploring their effect on viability of seven different cell lines representing different organs of the human bo...

    Authors: Limor Horev-Azaria, Giovanni Baldi, Delila Beno, Daniel Bonacchi, Ute Golla-Schindler, James C Kirkpatrick, Susanne Kolle, Robert Landsiedel, Oded Maimon, Patrice N Marche, Jessica Ponti, Roni Romano, François Rossi, Dieter Sommer, Chiara Uboldi, Ronald E Unger…

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:32

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  15. Exposure to fine and ultra-fine ambient particles is still a problem of concern in many industrialised parts of the world and the intensified use of nanotechnology may further increase exposure to small partic...

    Authors: Sebastian G Klein, Tommaso Serchi, Lucien Hoffmann, Brunhilde Blömeke and Arno C Gutleb

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:31

    Content type: Methodology

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  16. Epidemiological studies suggest that maternal exposure to environmental hazards, such as particulate matter, is associated with increased incidence of asthma in childhood. We hypothesized that maternal exposur...

    Authors: Pingli Wang, Dahui You, Jordy Saravia, Huahao Shen and Stephania A Cormier

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:29

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  17. Repetitive elements take up >40% of the human genome and can change distribution through transposition, thus generating subfamilies. Repetitive element DNA methylation has associated with several diseases and ...

    Authors: Hyang-Min Byun, Valeria Motta, Tommaso Panni, Pier Alberto Bertazzi, Pietro Apostoli, Lifang Hou and Andrea A Baccarelli

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:28

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  18. Graphene and graphene derivative nanoplatelets represent a new generation of nanomaterials with unique physico-chemical properties and high potential for use in composite materials and biomedical devices. To d...

    Authors: Tobias Lammel, Paul Boisseaux, Maria-Luisa Fernández-Cruz and José M Navas

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:27

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  19. With the increase in production and use of engineered nanoparticles (NP; ≤ 100 nm), safety concerns have risen about the potential health effects of occupational or environmental NP exposure. Results of animal...

    Authors: Christina Brandenberger, Nicole L Rowley, Daven N Jackson-Humbles, Quanxuan Zhang, Lori A Bramble, Ryan P Lewandowski, James G Wagner, Weimin Chen, Barbara L Kaplan, Norbert E Kaminski, Gregory L Baker, Robert M Worden and Jack R Harkema

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:26

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  20. We tested the hypothesis that normal human bronchial epithelial (NHBE) cells 1) grown submerged in media and 2) allowed to differentiate at air-liquid interface (ALI) demonstrate disparities in the response to...

    Authors: Andrew J Ghio, Lisa A Dailey, Joleen M Soukup, Jacqueline Stonehuerner, Judy H Richards and Robert B Devlin

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:25

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  21. Carbon nanotubes (CNT) are a family of materials featuring a large range of length, diameter, numbers of walls and, quite often metallic impurities coming from the catalyst used for their synthesis. They exhib...

    Authors: Cyrill Bussy, Erwan Paineau, Julien Cambedouzou, Nathalie Brun, Claudie Mory, Barbara Fayard, Murielle Salomé, Mathieu Pinault, Mickaël Huard, Esther Belade, Lucie Armand, Jorge Boczkowski, Pascale Launois and Sophie Lanone

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:24

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  22. Carbon nanotubes, graphene, graphite nanoplatelets and carbon black are seemingly chemically identical carbon-based nano-materials with broad technological applications. Carbon nanotubes and carbon black posse...

    Authors: Lan Ma-Hock, Volker Strauss, Silke Treumann, Karin Küttler, Wendel Wohlleben, Thomas Hofmann, Sibylle Gröters, Karin Wiench, Bennard van Ravenzwaay and Robert Landsiedel

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:23

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  23. There is evidence that altered DNA methylation is an important epigenetic mechanism in prenatal programming and that developmental periods are sensitive to environmental stressors. We hypothesized that exposur...

    Authors: Bram G Janssen, Lode Godderis, Nicky Pieters, Katrien Poels, Michał Kiciński, Ann Cuypers, Frans Fierens, Joris Penders, Michelle Plusquin, Wilfried Gyselaers and Tim S Nawrot

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:22

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  24. Single wall carbon nanotubes (SWCNTs) are considered promising nanoparticles for industrial and biomedical applications; however their potential toxicity in several biological systems, including the feto-place...

    Authors: Luisa Campagnolo, Micol Massimiani, Graziana Palmieri, Roberta Bernardini, Cristiano Sacchetti, Antonio Bergamaschi, Lucia Vecchione, Andrea Magrini, Massimo Bottini and Antonio Pietroiusti

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:21

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  25. Emissions from biomass combustion are a major source of indoor and outdoor air pollution, and are estimated to cause millions of premature deaths worldwide annually. Whilst adverse respiratory health effects o...

    Authors: Jon Unosson, Anders Blomberg, Thomas Sandström, Ala Muala, Christoffer Boman, Robin Nyström, Roger Westerholm, Nicholas L Mills, David E Newby, Jeremy P Langrish and Jenny A Bosson

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:20

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  26. Inhalative nanocarriers for local or systemic therapy are promising. Gold nanoparticles (AuNP) have been widely considered as candidate material. Knowledge about their interaction with the lungs is required, f...

    Authors: Marianne Geiser, Oliver Quaile, Alexander Wenk, Christoph Wigge, Sylvie Eigeldinger-Berthou, Stephanie Hirn, Martin Schäffler, Carsten Schleh, Winfried Möller, Marcus A Mall and Wolfgang G Kreyling

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:19

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  27. Mitochondria have small mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) molecules independent from the nuclear DNA, a separate epigenetic machinery that generates mtDNA methylation, and are primary sources of oxidative-stress gener...

    Authors: Hyang-Min Byun, Tommaso Panni, Valeria Motta, Lifang Hou, Francesco Nordio, Pietro Apostoli, Pier Alberto Bertazzi and Andrea A Baccarelli

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:18

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  28. Mitochondria are both a sensitive target and a primary source of oxidative stress, a key pathway of air particulate matter (PM)-associated diseases. Mitochondrial DNA copy number (MtDNAcn) is a marker of mitoc...

    Authors: Lifang Hou, Xiao Zhang, Laura Dioni, Francesco Barretta, Chang Dou, Yinan Zheng, Mirjam Hoxha, Pier Alberto Bertazzi, Joel Schwartz, Shanshan Wu, Sheng Wang and Andrea A Baccarelli

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:17

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  29. Natural killer (NK) cells are an important lymphocyte population in the nasal mucosa and play important roles in linking the innate and the adaptive immune response. Their two main functions are direct cell-me...

    Authors: Loretta Müller, Claire VE Chehrazi, Michael W Henderson, Terry L Noah and Ilona Jaspers

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:16

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  30. Titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanoparticles (NPs) are manufactured worldwide in large quantities for use in a wide range of applications. TiO2 NPs possess different physicochemical properties compared to their fine par...

    Authors: Hongbo Shi, Ruth Magaye, Vincent Castranova and Jinshun Zhao

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:15

    Content type: Review

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  31. Epidemiological evidence indicates that diabetic patients have increased susceptibility to adverse cardiovascular outcomes related to acute increases in exposures to particulate air pollution. However, mechani...

    Authors: Abderrahim Nemmar, Deepa Subramaniyan, Javed Yasin and Badreldin H Ali

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:14

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  32. The in-vitro dissolution rate of fibres is a good predictor of the in-vivo behavior and potential health effects of inhaled fibres. This study examines the effect of a new formaldehyde-free carbohydrate-polyca...

    Authors: Russell M Potter and Nassreen Olang

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:13

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  33. Due to its antibacterial properties, silver (Ag) has been used in more consumer products than any other nanomaterial so far. Despite the promising advantages posed by using Ag-nanoparticles (NPs), their intera...

    Authors: Fabian Herzog, Martin JD Clift, Flavio Piccapietra, Renata Behra, Otmar Schmid, Alke Petri-Fink and Barbara Rothen-Rutishauser

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:11

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  34. The involvement of particulate matter (PM) in cardiorespiratory diseases is now established in developed countries whereas in developing areas such as Africa with a high level of specific pollution, PM polluti...

    Authors: Stéphanie Val, Cathy Liousse, El Hadji Thierno Doumbia, Corinne Galy-Lacaux, Hélène Cachier, Nicolas Marchand, Anne Badel, Eric Gardrat, Alexandre Sylvestre and Armelle Baeza-Squiban

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:10

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  35. The in vivo kinetics of nanoparticles is an essential to understand the hazard of nanoparticles. Here, the absorption, distribution, and excretion patterns of titanium dioxide (TiO2) and zinc oxide (ZnO) nanopart...

    Authors: Wan-Seob Cho, Byeong-Cheol Kang, Jong Kwon Lee, Jayoung Jeong, Jeong-Hwan Che and Seung Hyeok Seok

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:9

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  36. Exposure to traffic-related air pollution (TRAP) is considered a trigger for acute cardiovascular events. Diesel Exhaust (DE) is a major contributor to TRAP in the world. We evaluated the effect of DE inhalati...

    Authors: Ranjini M Krishnan, Jeffrey H Sullivan, Chris Carlsten, Hui-Wen Wilkerson, Richard P Beyer, Theo Bammler, Fred Farin, Alon Peretz and Joel D Kaufman

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:7

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  37. The potential use of quantum dots (QD) in biomedical applications, as well as in other systems that take advantage of their unique physiochemical properties, has led to concern regarding their toxicity, potent...

    Authors: Jenny R Roberts, James M Antonini, Dale W Porter, Rebecca S Chapman, James F Scabilloni, Shih-Houng Young, Diane Schwegler-Berry, Vincent Castranova and Robert R Mercer

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:5

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  38. Numerous studies have demonstrated that titanium dioxide nanoparticles (TiO2 NPs) induced nephrotoxicity in animals. However, the nephrotoxic multiple molecular mechanisms are ...

    Authors: Suxin Gui, Xuezi Sang, Lei Zheng, Yuguan Ze, Xiaoyang Zhao, Lei Sheng, Qingqing Sun, Zhe Cheng, Jie Cheng, Renping Hu, Ling Wang, Fashui Hong and Meng Tang

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:4

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    The Retraction Note to this article has been published in Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2015 12:22

  39. In myeloid cells the inflammasome plays a crucial role in innate immune defenses against pathogen- and danger-associated patterns such as crystalline silica. Respirable mineral particles impinge upon the lung ...

    Authors: Paul M Peeters, Timothy N Perkins, Emiel FM Wouters, Brooke T Mossman and Niki L Reynaert

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:3

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  40. The uptake of nanoparticles (NPs) by cells remains to be better characterized in order to understand the mechanisms of potential NP toxicity as well as for a reliable risk assessment. Real NP uptake is still d...

    Authors: Sandra Vranic, Nicole Boggetto, Vincent Contremoulins, Stéphane Mornet, Nora Reinhardt, Francelyne Marano, Armelle Baeza-Squiban and Sonja Boland

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:2

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  41. The deposition, clearance and translocation of europium-doped gadolinium oxide nanoparticles in a mouse lung were investigated experimentally. Nanoparticles were synthesized by spray flame pyrolysis. The parti...

    Authors: Aamir D Abid, Donald S Anderson, Gautom K Das, Laura S Van Winkle and Ian M Kennedy

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2013 10:1

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  42. Ambient air pollution has been associated with activation of systemic inflammation and hypercoagulability and increased plasma homocysteine, but the chemical constituents behind the association are not well un...

    Authors: Shaowei Wu, Furong Deng, Hongying Wei, Jing Huang, Hongyi Wang, Masayuki Shima, Xin Wang, Yu Qin, Chanjuan Zheng, Yu Hao and Xinbiao Guo

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2012 9:49

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  43. Particulate air pollution in lung epithelial cells induces pathogenic endpoints like proliferation, apoptosis, and pro-inflammatory reactions. The activation of the epidermal growth factor receptor (EGFR) is a...

    Authors: Henrike Peuschel, Ulrich Sydlik, Susanne Grether-Beck, Ingo Felsner, Daniel Stöckmann, Sascha Jakob, Matthias Kroker, Judith Haendeler, Marijan Gotić, Christiane Bieschke, Jean Krutmann and Klaus Unfried

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2012 9:48

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  44. The objective of this study was to examine the threshold fibre length for the onset of pulmonary inflammation after aspiration exposure in mice to four different lengths of silver nanowires (AgNW). We further ...

    Authors: Anja Schinwald, Tanya Chernova and Ken Donaldson

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2012 9:47

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  45. Given the increasing use of carbon nanotubes (CNT) in composite materials and their possible expansion to new areas such as nanomedicine which will both lead to higher human exposure, a better understanding of...

    Authors: Cyrill Bussy, Mathieu Pinault, Julien Cambedouzou, Marion Julie Landry, Pascale Jegou, Martine Mayne-L'hermite, Pascale Launois, Jorge Boczkowski and Sophie Lanone

    Citation: Particle and Fibre Toxicology 2012 9:46

    Content type: Research

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