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*  "THE ROLE OF THE MACROPHAGE IN ASBESTOS INDUCED AUTOANTIBODY PRODUCTION" by David J. Blake
To elucidate a possible mechanism for asbestos induced autoimmunity, the cellular effects of Libby amphibole asbestos were ... to amphibole asbestos generate similar AA profiles and that the alterations of the immune response by amphibole asbestos may be ... Libby asbestos induces distinct cellular effects compared to crocidolite asbestos. Therefore, the cellular effects of amphibole ... Libby amphibole asbestos also induces apoptosis in murine macrophages resulting in the translocation of SSA/Ro52 to cell ...
https://scholarworks.umt.edu/etd/1075/
*  Mesothelioma - Serling Law
Two subgroups of asbestos exist. Chrysotile has curly fibers and is in the serpentine family of minerals. Amphibole asbestos ... The amphibole family includes anthophyllite, tremolite, actinolite, amosite and crocidolite asbestos. Chrysotile asbestos has ... What is Asbestos?. Asbestos is a group of minerals occurring naturally in the environment as bundles of fibers. Asbestos can be ... Asbestos particles can damage the lungs by forming scar tissue. Those who have been exposed to asbestos have a seven times ...
http://serlinglawpc.com/about/
*  asbestos-amphibole
Asbestos formed predominantly of amphibole-group minerals, anthophyllite, crocidolite, riebeckite, amosite, tremolite, ... Asbestos formed predominantly of amphibole-group minerals, anthophyllite, crocidolite, riebeckite, amosite, tremolite, ...
http://inspire.ec.europa.eu/codelist/CommodityCodeValue/asbestosAmphibole
*  EPA: 'Most Significant Sources of Libby Amphibole Asbestos Have Been Removed'
Home , Resources , The Synergist , Industry News , EPA: 'Most Significant Sources of Libby Amphibole Asbestos Have Been Removed ... EPA: 'Most Significant Sources of Libby Amphibole Asbestos Have Been Removed' Published December 10, 2014 ... its cleanups of Libby and Troy-two towns in Montana that had significant and uncontrolled sources of Libby amphibole asbestos ( ... EPA's outdoor air testing for LAA in Libby and Troy indicates that asbestos air concentrations are now equivalent to those ...
https://www.aiha.org/publications-and-resources/TheSynergist/Industry%20News/Pages/EPA-Most-Significant-Sources-of-Libby-Amphibole-Asbestos-Have-Been-Removed.aspx
*  NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20033941 - Asbestos-related cancer and the amphibole hypothesis - Stayner and colleagues...
Langer and Nolan suggested that we failed to present the amphibole hypothesis in a developmental perspective. Our objective was ... The scope of the amphibole hypothesis has been confusing to many, scientists and laypeople alike. We ... express several criticisms of our recent review of the amphibole hypothesis. ... Asbestos-dust; Asbestos-fibers; Asbestosis; Occupational-exposure; Occupational-hazards; Exposure-assessment; Workplace-studies ...
https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20033941.html
*  EPA finalises IRIS review on inhalation of Libby amphibole asbestos - Bibra toxicology advice & consulting
EPA finalises IRIS review on inhalation of Libby amphibole asbestos. Home » EPA finalises IRIS review on inhalation of Libby ... Comments Off on EPA finalises IRIS review on inhalation of Libby amphibole asbestos ... Toxicological review of Libby amphibole asbestos in support of summary information on the Integrated Risk Information System ( ... describing the scientific basis for the human health hazard and dose-response assessments of inhaled Libby amphibole asbestos ( ...
https://www.bibra-information.co.uk/epa-finalises-iris-review-inhalation-libby-amphibole-asbestos/
*  ATS, AJRCCM, American Thoracic Society, medical journal, asbestos, asbestosis, mesothelioma, lung cancer, interstitial...
... but there is no justification for assuming that their presence in an asbestos-exposed population is always related to asbestos ... Egilman D. Asbestos screenings. Amer J Indust Med 2002;42:163.. The following article shows that the film triad method (PA, ... Asbestos: Why we have to defend against screened cases. Mealey's Litigation Report, November 12, 2003;18:1-16. * Bernstein DB. ... Cases of alleged asbestos-related disease: a radiologic re-evaluation. J Occup Med 1990;32:1088-90. *Houser PG: Affadavit in ...
http://lakesidepress.com/Asbestos/AJRCCM-omittedrefs.htm
*  Research Pinpoints Libby Amphibole Disease
Amphibole Asbestos Still Prevalent. The vermiculite and amphibole mix for decades was shipped throughout America for processing ... Flores said Libby amphibole doesn't lead to the same kind of asbestosis as chrysotile - the more commonly used type of asbestos ... U.S. Asbestos Imports Surge in August, Report Finds Canada Announces Asbestos Ban with Exemptions Government Report: EPA Failed ... The disease stems from amphibole asbestos and its needle-shaped fibers. Almost all of it was mined in or near Libby, Montana, ...
https://www.asbestos.com/news/2018/01/04/libby-amphibole-asbestos-disease/amp/
*  CSIRO PUBLISHING | Australian Journal of Chemistry
CH9661155Chemical studies of amphibole asbestos. I. Structural changes of heat-treated crocidolite, amosite, and tremolite from ...
http://www.publish.csiro.au/CH/issue/3480/
*  McCrone Research Institute / Chicago
Analysis of Amphibole Asbestos in Chrysotile-Containing Ores and a Manufactured Asbestos Product. J.R. Millette, A. Harmon, P. ... Mike was connected to the world of microanalysis through his work with asbestos analysis. Full article (PDF). ...
http://www.mcri.org/v/1104/The-Microscope-Volume-57-First-Quarter-2009
*  Asbestos - Mesothelioma's Primary Cause
Because of mesothelioma, asbestos products are considered dangerous. ... Asbestos is the cause of mesothelioma, a cancer in the lining of the lungs or abdomen. ... Amphibole Asbestos. There are two different kinds of asbestos fibers. Serpentine fibers are curly and less harmful to the human ... Chrysotile asbestos is also known as "white asbestos" and is the most commonly used form of asbestos. It is primarily found in ...
https://www.mesotheliomaguide.com/mesothelioma/causes/asbestos/
*  In vitro determinants of asbestos fiber toxicity: effect on the relative toxicity of Libby amphibole in primary human airway...
Blake DJ, Bolin CM, Cox DP, Cardozo-Pelaez F, Pfau JC: Internalization of Libby amphibole asbestos and induction of oxidative ... In vitro determinants of asbestos fiber toxicity: effect on the relative toxicity of Libby amphibole in primary human airway ... Amphibole samples. Libby amphibole (LA) was collected from the Rainy Creek Complex near Libby, Montana in the year 2000 (LA2000 ... All mineral types were included in this analysis such that both amphibole and non-amphibole particles were counted. Complete ...
https://particleandfibretoxicology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1743-8977-11-2
*  CISDOC database
Differentiating non-asbestiform amphibole and amphibole asbestos by size characteristics Coarsely crystalline amphibole ... Samples of six coarsely-crystalline amphiboles and their asbestos analogs were processed to maximize the number of particles ... it was discovered that the materials used from a local material site contained asbestos. Evaluation of asbestos exposure to ... Mining or construction work can result in the release of single crystals or cleavage fragments resembling asbestos fibres or ...
http://www.ilo.org/dyn/cisdoc2/cismain.listdocs?p_lang=en&p_bsubject=1022
*  asbestos Equipment available in Liechtenstein | Environmental XPRT
Results for asbestos equipment from ABC, ABCOV, Air-O-Cell and other leading brands. Compare and contact a supplier serving ... AMOSITE - Amphibole Asbestos. Straight, brittle Amosite fibers, light gray to pale brown (also known as "brown asbestos") are ... asbestos sample equipment , asbestos sampling equipment , asbestos fiber equipment , sample asbestos equipment , asbestos ... asbestos removal equipment , asbestos waste equipment , asbestos particulate equipment , asbestos hazard equipment ...
https://www.environmental-expert.com/products/keyword-asbestos-60/available-in-liechtenstein?redirectedToServing=1
*  Amphibole - Wikipedia
... riebeckite is known as crocidolite or blue asbestos. These are generally called amphibole asbestos. Orthorhombic series ... Four of the amphibole minerals are among the minerals commonly called asbestos. These are: anthophyllite, riebeckite, ... Amphiboles are the primary constituent of amphibolites. Amphiboles are minerals of either igneous or metamorphic origin; in the ... Amphiboles are also specifically less dense than the corresponding pyroxenes. In optical characteristics, many amphiboles are ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Amphibole
*  MINERAL RESOURCES AND MINING | The Handbook of Texas Online| Texas State Historical Association (TSHA)
Asbestos. Amphibole asbestos is associated with talc deposits in Hudspeth County. Tremolite asbestos occurs in some of the ... No asbestos is mined in Texas.. Asphalt. Numerous deposits of asphalt-bearing rocks occur in Texas. They include asphaltic ...
https://tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/gpm01
*  Hill WG[au] - PubMed - NCBI
Descriptive analysis of the respiratory health status of persons exposed to Libby amphibole asbestos. ... Psychosocial health status of persons seeking treatment for exposure to libby amphibole asbestos. ...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed?access_num=Hill+WG&link_type=AUTHORSEARCH&cmd=search&term=Hill+WG%5Bau%5D&dispmax=50
*  Pregnancy sub-cluster 87
Free radical activity of natural and heat treated amphibole asbestos. Otero Areán C - - 2001 ... The amphibole minerals amosite and crocidolite were subjected to calcination and to hydrothermal treatment in order to study ... which is known to be a main factor causing asbestosis and other asbestos-induced diseases. ... ...
http://www.biomedsearch.com/cluster/69/Pregnancy/sub-87-p13.html
*  ASBESTOS EXPOSURE AND CANCER RISK
Amphibole Asbestos. Its fibers are needle-like and straight. Its types include: blue asbestos (crocidolite), brown asbestos ( ... Types of Asbestos. There are two types of asbestos. They include:. Chrysotile Asbestos. It is also called white asbestos and is ... All kinds of asbestos are linked to mesothelioma. However, amphibole asbestos is seen to cause this cancer at little levels of ... Working in Asbestos Industries. When asbestos use was still common, many people that worked in asbestos industries like ...
http://www.simonairquality.com/blog-post/asbestos-exposure-and-cancer-risk/
*  Asbestos and Cancer Risk
Learn what we know about asbestos and cancer risk. ... Asbestos has been used in insulation, in auto manufacturing, ... All forms of asbestos have been linked to mesothelioma, although amphibole asbestos appears to cause this cancer at lower ... There are 2 main types of asbestos:. *Chrysotile asbestos, also known as white asbestos, is the most common type of asbestos in ... Amphibole asbestos fibers are straight and needle-like. There are several types of amphibole fibers, including amosite (brown ...
https://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancer-causes/asbestos.html
*  What Is Asbestos? | Mesothelioma and Other Health Risks
Asbestos is a heat resistant mineral used in many products and industries, but exposure can cause mesothelioma. Learn about the ... Actinolite Asbestos. Actinolite asbestos is a variety of the subclassification of amphibole asbestos and, as such, its makeup ... Asbestos Exposure › What Is Asbestos? What Is Asbestos?. Asbestos refers to six naturally occurring fibrous minerals that have ... Serpentine asbestos is noted for its "curly" fibers and accounts for 95% of all asbestos used. Amphibole asbestos consists of ...
https://www.mesothelioma.com/asbestos-exposure/what-is-asbestos.htm
*  Sarcomatous Diffuse Malignant Mesothelioma, Pleural | Springer for Research & Development
Amphibole asbestos exposure is the fiber type most frequently implicated. In one series, 77% of patients had reported a history ... Pleural malignant mesothelioma is in many cases associated with exposure to asbestos, and sarcomatous MM is strongly associated ... of asbestos exposure, corroborated in a subset of cases with measurements of pulmonary fiber load. While fiber loads vary from ...
https://rd.springer.com/referenceworkentry/10.1007%2F978-3-319-66796-6_387
*  The EPA National Library Catalog | EPA National Library Network | US EPA
Amphibole ; Asbestos ; Burning ; Toxicity ; Emission ; Environmental exposure ; Fire fighting ; Forest fires ; Minerals ; ... Asbestos fibers--Environmental aspects. ; Asbestos--Toxicology. ; Asbestos--toxicity. ; Environmental Exposure. Additional ... Emissions of Amphibole Asbestos from the Simulated Open Burning of Duff from Libby, MT.. ... Effects of selected asbestos fibers on cellular and molecular parameters /. Author. Hart, R. W. ; Fertel, R. ; Newman, H. A. I. ...
https://cfpub.epa.gov/ols/catalog/advanced_bibliography.cfm?FIELD1=SUBJECT&INPUT1=Environmental%20exposure&TYPE1=EXACT&LOGIC1=AND&COLL=&SORT_TYPE=MTIC&start_row=401