Beryllium Carcinogenesis I . Inhalation Exposure of Rats to Beryllium Sulfate Aerosol 1

@inproceedings{Reeves2006BerylliumCI,
  title={Beryllium Carcinogenesis I . Inhalation Exposure of Rats to Beryllium Sulfate Aerosol 1},
  author={Andrew L. Reeves and Daniel Deitch and A J Vorwald},
  year={2006}
}
One hundred fifty rats (with equal number of controls) were exposed to the inhalation of beryllium sulfate aerosol at a mean atmospheric concentration of 34.25 ¿ig of Be/cu m, and sacrificed in monthly groups during 72 weeks of exposure. Average lung weight towards the end of exposure was 4.25 times normal. Histopathologic examination disclosed 2 gradually… CONTINUE READING