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Oil Fly Ash

Known as: Pollutant, ROFA, Fly Ash, Oil, Ash, Oil Fly 
Fraction of oily texture coal ash collected from top section of chimneys.
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Among particulate matter emissions from combustion processes, oil fly ash (OFA) displays a marked oxidative and inflammogenic… Expand
2005
2005
The mechanisms of susceptibility to particle-induced lung injury are not clearly understood. To evaluate the contribution of… Expand
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2004
2004
Inhalation of residual oil fly ash (ROFA) has been shown to impair lung defense mechanisms in laboratory animals and susceptible… Expand
Review
2002
Review
2002
Epidemiologic studies have demonstrated increased human morbidity and mortality with elevations in the concentration of ambient… Expand
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2000
2000
Epidemiologic studies have shown causal relationships between air pollution particles and adverse health effects in susceptible… Expand
Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Epidemiological studies have shown an association between elevated levels of particulate matter air pollution and increased… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Identification of constituents responsible for the pulmonary toxicity of fugitive combustion emission source particles may… Expand
Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The biological effects of particulate matter (PM) deposition in the airways may depend on aqueousleachable chemical constituents… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
A number of epidemiological studies have associated increased cardiopulmonary mortality and hospital admissions with episodes of… Expand
1983
1983
Studies were performed to compare the physical and chemical characteristics and the in vitro macrophage cytotoxicity of oil and… Expand
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