Nanomaterials induce oxidized low-density lipoprotein cellular uptake in macrophages and platelet aggregation.

@article{Niwa2007NanomaterialsIO,
  title={Nanomaterials induce oxidized low-density lipoprotein cellular uptake in macrophages and platelet aggregation.},
  author={Yasuharu Niwa and Naoharu Iwai},
  journal={Circulation journal : official journal of the Japanese Circulation Society},
  year={2007},
  volume={71 3},
  pages={437-44}
}
BACKGROUND Nanomaterials have numerous potential benefits for society, but the potential hazards of nanomaterials on human health are poorly understood. Nanomaterials are known to pass into the circulatory system in humans, causing vascular injuries that might play a role in the development of atherosclerosis. The present study aimed to determine the… CONTINUE READING