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Mineral Fibers

Known as: Fibers, Mineral, Mineral Fibers [Chemical/Ingredient], Mineral Fiber 
Long, pliable, cohesive natural or manufactured filaments of various lengths. They form the structure of some minerals. The medical significance lies… Expand
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2018
Review
2018
CONTEXT - Although many mesotheliomas are related to asbestos exposure, not all are, and there is increasing information on other… Expand
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2007
Review
2007
This article presents information on the nutritional aspects of seaweeds in terms of fiber, mineral content, fats and lipids… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
The teeth of every primate, living and extinct, are covered by a hard, durable layer of enamel. This is not unique: Almost all… Expand
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Review
1995
Review
1995
Any foreign body containing iron may be (or become) highly toxic in vivo. If its solubility in water is poor, surface chemistry… Expand
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Review
1990
Review
1990
  • M. Lippmann
  • Environmental health perspectives
  • 1990
  • Corpus ID: 2190065
There is abundant epidemiologic evidence that asbestos fibers can cause lung fibrosis (asbestosis), bronchial cancer, and… Expand
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Review
1989
Review
1989
Asbestos and other mineral fibers are carcinogenic to humans and animals but differ from many carcinogens in that they do not… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Fibrous glass and mineral wool workers exposed to airborne man-made mineral fibers prior to 1964 were identified and followed for… Expand
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Highly Cited
1979
Highly Cited
1979
Sediment in human urine examined by transmission electron microscopy contains amphibole fibers which originate from the ingestion… Expand
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Review
1975
Review
1975
Publisher Summary This chapter discusses the chemical, physicochemical, and biological properties of mineral fibers. Among the… Expand
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