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  • Kunihito Nishikawa, Ken Takahashi, +10 authors Grégory Wagner
  • Medicine
  • Environmental health perspectives
  • 2008 (First Publication: 14 August 2008)
  • Background In response to the health risks posed by asbestos exposure, some countries have imposed strict regulations and adopted bans, whereas other countries have intervened less and continue toContinue Reading
  • Takashi Muto, Toshiaki Higashi
  • Medicine
  • Industrial health
  • 2010
  • Our Research Focus Our work focuses on three areas: • Program evaluation—We assess workplace interventions using the appropriate level of scientific rigor to address project needs. The focus of theContinue Reading
    Early detection of neurophysiological abnormalities is believed to be most effective for the early diagnosis of chronic manganism. The static sensography was applied during the periodical healthContinue Reading
  • Yasuo Morimoto, Toshitaka Tsuda, +6 authors Isamu Tanaka
  • Medicine, Biology
  • Environmental health perspectives
  • 1997 (First Publication: 1 September 1997)
  • To determine the effect of mineral fibers and cigarette smoke on remodeling of lung tissues, we examined matrix metalloproteinase-1 (MMP-1), MMP-2, tissue inhibitors of metalloproteinase-1 (TIMP-1),Continue Reading
  • Ken Takahashi, Bruce W. Case, André Dufresne, Rebecca Fraser, Toshiaki Higashi, Jack Siemiatycki
  • Medicine
  • Occupational and environmental medicine
  • 1994 (First Publication: 1 July 1994)
  • Lung asbestos burden was compared with exposure indices derived from job history interviews in 42 male subjects originating from the Montréal Case-Control Study project, 12 of whom had documentedContinue Reading