Asbestos, Crocidolite

Known as: Asbestos, Crocidolite [Chemical/Ingredient], Asbestos, Blue, Crocidolite Asbestos 
A naturally occurring, blue, fibrous amphibole asbestos mineral. Crocidolite is used extensively in industry for various purposes. Chronic inhalation… (More)
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1953-2018
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2015
Review
2015
Mesothelial cells are susceptible to asbestos fiber-induced cytotoxicity and on longer time scales to transformation; the… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Carbon nanomaterials (CNM) are targets of great interest because they have multiple applications in industry but also because of… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Early indicators for nanoparticle-derived adverse health effects should provide a relative measure for cytotoxicity of… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis (IPF) and asbestosis are fibrotic interstitial lung diseases characterized by alveolar wall… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
To investigate the mechanisms of asbestos-induced carcinogenesis, expression of c-fos and c-jun protooncogenes was examined in… (More)
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1990
1990
Fiber length and diameter are important factors in the pathogenicity of asbestos. We examined the relative toxicity of long and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The abilities of chrysotile and crocidolite asbestos, glass fibers of differing dimensions, and nonfibrous mineral particulates… (More)
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1984
Highly Cited
1984
To understand chemical characteristics of the asbestos minerals which might contribute to tissue damage, the catalytic properties… (More)
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1974
Highly Cited
1974
Two experiments in which SPF Wistar rats were exposed by inhalation to dust clouds of the UICC standard reference samples for… (More)
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1960
Highly Cited
1960
Primary malignant tumours of the pleura are uncommon. Thirty-three cases (22 males, 11 females, ages 31 to 68) of diffuse pleural… (More)
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