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Effect of nano-TiO2 on strength of naturally aged seeds and growth of spinach
The effects of nano-TiO2 (rutile) and non-nano-TiO2 on the germination and growth of naturally aged spinach seeds were studied by measuring the germination rate and the germination and vigor indexesExpand
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Neurotoxicological effects and the impairment of spatial recognition memory in mice caused by exposure to TiO2 nanoparticles.
Titanium dioxide nanoparticles (TiO(2) NPs) are now in daily use including popular sunscreens, toothpastes, and cosmetics. However, the effects of TiO(2) NPs on human body, especially on the centralExpand
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Influence of nano-anatase TiO2 on the nitrogen metabolism of growing spinach
Previous research showed that nano-TiO2 could significantly promote photosynthesis and greatly improve growth of spinach, but, we also speculated that an increase of spinach growth by nano-TiO2Expand
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Toxicological characteristics of nanoparticulate anatase titanium dioxide in mice.
In an effort to examine liver injury, immune response, and other physiological effects in mice caused by intragastric administration of nanoparticulate anatase titanium dioxide (5nm), we assessed TExpand
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Oxidative stress in the brain of mice caused by translocated nanoparticulate TiO2 delivered to the abdominal cavity.
In order to study the mechanisms underlying the effects of TiO(2) nanoparticles on the brain, ICR mice were injected with nanoparticulate anatase TiO(2) (5 nm) of various doses into the abdominalExpand
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Effect of nano-TiO2 on photochemical reaction of chloroplasts of spinach
The effects of nano-TiO2 (rutile) on the photochemical reaction of chloroplasts of spinach were studied. The results showed that when spinach was treated with 0.25% nano-TiO2, the Hill reaction, suchExpand
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The Improvement of Spinach Growth by Nano-anatase TiO2 Treatment Is Related to Nitrogen Photoreduction
The improvement of spinach growth is proved to relate to N2 fixation by nano-anatase TiO2 in this study. The results show that all spinach leaves kept green by nano-anatase TiO2 treatment and all oldExpand
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Interaction Between Nano-Anatase TiO2 and Liver DNA from Mice In Vivo
Nano-TiO2 was shown to cause various toxic effects in both rats and mice; however, the molecular mechanism by which TiO2 exerts its toxicity is poorly understood. In this report, an interaction ofExpand
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Ovarian dysfunction and gene-expressed characteristics of female mice caused by long-term exposure to titanium dioxide nanoparticles.
Although numerous studies have described the accumulation of titanium dioxide nanoparticles (TiO(2) NPs) in the liver, kidneys, lung, spleen, and brain, and the corresponding damage, it is unclearExpand
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Signaling pathway of inflammatory responses in the mouse liver caused by TiO2 nanoparticles.
In an effort to examine signaling pathway of inflammation of the mouse liver caused by intragastric administration of titanium dioxide nanoparticles (NPs), we assessed Toll-like receptor-2 (TLR2),Expand
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