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*  "THE ROLE OF THE MACROPHAGE IN ASBESTOS INDUCED AUTOANTIBODY PRODUCTION" by David J. Blake
However, Libby asbestos induces distinct cellular effects compared to crocidolite asbestos. Therefore, the cellular effects of ... Our results indicate that Libby amphibole asbestos generates oxidative stress in murine macrophages similar to crocidolite ... Residents of Libby, MT have experienced significant asbestos exposure due to an asbestos contaminated vermiculite mine near the ... To elucidate a possible mechanism for asbestos induced autoimmunity, the cellular effects of Libby amphibole asbestos were ...
https://scholarworks.umt.edu/etd/1075/
*  NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20035310 - Comparative proteomics, genomics and pulmonary toxicity of instilled single walled...
Whether CNT strictly adhere to the asbestos paradigm o ... and pulmonary pathology similar to that caused by asbestos and ... Comparative proteomics, genomics and pulmonary toxicity of instilled single walled carbon nanotubes, crocidolite asbestos and ... crocidolite asbestos (AS) and ultrafine carbon black (CB) was assessed by global proteomics and genomics of lung tissue and ... Whether CNT strictly adhere to the asbestos paradigm of pulmonary toxicity is a question of critical importance. The pulmonary ...
https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20035310.html
*  Novel functional view of the crocidolite asbestos-treated A549 human lung epithelial transcriptome reveals an intricate network...
The objective of this study was to generate a comprehensive view of the transcriptional changes induced by crocidolite asbestos ... Asbestosis is observed in approximately 200,000 patients annually and asbestos-related deaths are estimated at 4,000 annually[1 ... These networks allowed for the identification of novel, putative crocidolite-related genes, leading to several new hypotheses ... Importantly, our investigation paints a much broader landscape for the crocidolite response than was previously appreciated and ...
https://bmcgenomics.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2164-9-376
*  IARC Monographs Volume 100C Asbestos (Chrysotile, Amosite, Crocidolite, Tremolite, Actinolite and Anthophyllite) -...
IARC Monographs Volume 100C Asbestos (Chrysotile, Amosite, Crocidolite, Tremolite, Actinolite and Anthophyllite). ... Home / Publications / Monographs Online / Volume 100C / Supplementary Web Tables / Asbestos. *. *Publications *Monographs ... Table 2.2 Cohort studies of asbestos exposed populations and lung cancer and mesothelioma ... Table 2.5 Cohort studies of asbestos and cancer of the pharynx and larynx ...
https://monographs.iarc.fr/iarc-monographs-volume-100c-asbestos-chrysotile-amosite-crocidolite-tremolite-actinolite-and-anthophyllite/
*  Retinol supplementation and mesothelioma incidence in workers earlier exposed to blue asbestos (Crocidolite) at Wittenoom,...
Retinol supplementation and mesothelioma incidence in workers earlier exposed to blue asbestos (Crocidolite) at Wittenoom, ... Retinol supplementation and mesothelioma incidence in workers earlier exposed to blue asbestos (Crocidolite) at Wittenoom, ... Introduction: Animal studies have suggested an association between asbestos and ovarian cancer, and asbestos fibers have been ... adjusting for cumulative asbestos exposure and age at first exposure to asbestos. Nine hundred and twenty-eight former ...
https://espace.curtin.edu.au/handle/20.500.11937/42392
*  Asbestos related diseases from environmental exposure to crocidolite in Da-yao, China. I. Review of exposure and...
In contrast to other types of asbestos fibres, the crocidolite fibres from Da-yao are short and rigid, and, as a result, their ... Asbestos related diseases from environmental exposure to crocidolite in Da-yao, China. I. Review of exposure and ... Asbestos related diseases from environmental exposure to crocidolite in Da-yao, China. I. Review of exposure and ... Background: Scattered patches of crocidolite, one form of asbestos, were found in the surface soil in the rural county of Da- ...
http://oem.bmj.com/content/60/1/35
*  Abstract for TR-280
Carcinogenesis studies of crocidolite asbestos were conducted with male and female F344/N rats. This form of asbestos was ... Toxicology and Carcinogenesis Studies of Crocidolite Asbestos In F344/N Rats (Feed Studies). CASRN: 12001-28-4. Chemical ... The offspring from mothers exposed to crocidolite asbestos and the controls were similar in size at birth but were slightly ... Conclusions: Under the conditions of these feed studies, crocidolite asbestos was not overtly toxic and did not cause a ...
https://ntp.niehs.nih.gov/results/pubs/longterm/reports/longterm/tr200299/abstracts/tr280/index.html
*  Zeitschrift für Naturforschung C
Biological Durability and Oxidative Potential of Man-Made Vitreous Fibres as Compared to Crocidolite Asbestos Fibres. Hippeli, ...
https://www.degruyter.com/view/j/znc.2001.56.issue-7-8/issue-files/znc.2001.56.issue-7-8.xml
*  Asbestos Bumper Stickers | CafePress
Crocidolite asbestos mineral - Sticker (Oval) $4.95 $5.99 Vinyl Sticker Temporarily Out of Stock ... Asbestos Bumper Stickers. Asbestos: All Products T-shirts Men Women Juniors Kids Baby Accessories Bags Home Drinkware Hobbies ... Let the world outside of your car know what you believe in with CafePress Asbestos bumper stickers. Make others aware of your ... Show the world your stance on issues, and share the passions that drive you with Asbestos bumper stickers and decals. ...
https://www.cafepress.com/+asbestos+bumper-stickers
*  Asbestos - Wikipedia
Amphiboles including amosite (brown asbestos) and crocidolite (blue asbestos) were formerly used in many products until the ... History of Asbestos, Asbestos.com, retrieved 2016-04-07. *^ a b "Asbestos in the home booklet. Wrekin housing trust" (PDF). ... brown asbestos, white asbestos, and green asbestos.[3]. Asbestos mining existed more than 4,000 years ago, but large-scale ... Other regulated asbestos minerals, such as tremolite asbestos, CAS No. 77536-68-6, Ca2Mg5Si8O22(OH)2; actinolite asbestos, CAS ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asbestos_fibers
*  Kent (cigarette) - Wikipedia
"Crocidolite asbestos fibers in smoke from original Kent cigarettes". Cancer Research. 55 (11): 2232-5. PMID 7757969. "Asbestos ... "Lawsuits continue over asbestos in Kent cigarette filters". Greensboro.com. Retrieved 3 January 2018. "Legal Battles Smolder ... Lorillard quietly changed the filter material from asbestos to the more common cellulose acetate in mid 1956. Kent continued to ... the Micronite filter in Kent cigarettes contained compressed carcinogenic blue asbestos within the crimped crepe paper. It has ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Kent_(cigarette)
*  Asbestos - Wikipedia
Chrysotile asbestos Asbestos fibers Asbestos Asbestos Blue asbestos (crocidolite). The ruler is 1 cm. Blue asbestos, teased to ... They are commonly known by their colors, as blue asbestos, brown asbestos, white asbestos, and green asbestos. Asbestos mining ... Asbestine List of minerals Asbestos abatement Asbestos and the law Asbestos Disease Awareness Organization Asbestos-ceramic ... Amosite and crocidolite are considered the most hazardous asbestos fiber types;[citation needed] however, chrysotile asbestos ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Asbestos
*  NIOSHTIC-2 Publications Search - 20043888 - Different functionalizations of MWCNT influence transformation potential in...
Dispersed ultrafine carbon black (UFCB) and crocidolite asbestos served as controls. Exposed cells were assessed for several ...
https://www.cdc.gov/niosh/nioshtic-2/20043888.html
*  Cytotoxicity of a short-fiber chrysotile asbestos for human alveolar macrophages: preliminary observations. - Semantic Scholar
These findings may have important biologic implications with respect to the use of short-fiber asbestos in industry. ... chrysotile asbestos (UICC chrysotile A. Rhodesian). Parallel studies were also performed with quartz (Min-U-Sil 15), a known ... performed to compare the cytotoxicity for human alveolar macrophages of a naturally occurring short-fiber chrysotile asbestos ( ... Cytotoxicity of long and short crocidolite asbestos fibers in vitro and in vivo.. *Lee A. Goodglick, Agnes B. Kane ...
https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/Cytotoxicity-of-a-short-fiber-chrysotile-asbestos-Yeager-Russo/35451763d4776e062e1003d15364cf38ea0bac94
*  asbestos | mineral | Britannica.com
asbestos: Any of several minerals that readily separate into long, flexible fibres. Chrysotile, the fibrous form of the mineral ... exposure to asbestos in industrial plants. Crocidolite poses the greatest health hazard, whereas exposure to low levels of ... asbestos - Student Encyclopedia (Ages 11 and up). A natural mineral fiber that is either mined or quarried, asbestos can be ... Shorter fibres are used in such products as paper, millboard, and asbestos-cement building materials. Asbestos' brittle, smooth ...
https://www.britannica.com/science/asbestos-mineral
*  Riebeckite - Wikipedia
Crocidolite asbestos was mined in South Africa, Bolivia and also at Wittenoom, Western Australia. Bolivian crocidolite was used ... The fibrous forms of riebeckite are known as crocidolite and are one of the six recognised types of asbestos. Often referred to ... Blue asbestos was also used in early gas masks. In the mid-20th century, asbestos was confirmed to be harmful, leading to the ... It occurs in banded iron formations as the asbestiform variety crocidolite (blue asbestos). It occurs in association with ...
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Riebeckite
*  New Research Targets Iron Stores for Mesothelioma Prevention, According to Surviving Mesothelioma
The study subjects were lab rats injected with crocidolite asbestos at 6 weeks of age. Some of the rats were then treated with ... In the last few years, however, a number of studies have suggested that the high iron content in asbestos may contribute to ... People who have lived or worked around asbestos are at increased risk for mesothelioma, an aggressive and incurable cancer of ... Because of its link to mesothelioma, lung cancer, and other diseases, asbestos has been banned in many countries and is heavily ...
http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/11/prweb11374742.htm
*  Patent US8222225 - Method of treating pneumoconiosis with oligodeoxynucleotides - Google Patents
Various forms of asbestos, such as chrysotile, crocidolite and amosite, have also been found to be toxic to mammals, ... Asbestosis was induced by the intra-tracheal instillation of delivery of 0.14 mg crocidolite asbestos. Mice treated by i.p. ... In addition, asbestos fibers, which are up to about 100 μm in length, can remain suspended in moving air columns and penetrate ... Inhalation of asbestos can induce one or more of inflammation and pulmonary fibrosis, either or both of which can lead to ...
http://www.google.com/patents/US8222225?dq=7,497,838
*  A549 ATCC® CCL-185™
Induction of ferritin synthesis in human lung epithelial cells treated with crocidolite asbestos. Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 340: ... Induction of ferritin synthesis in human lung epithelial cells treated with crocidolite asbestos. Arch. Biochem. Biophys. 340: ...
https://www.atcc.org/products/all/CCL-185.aspx?slp=1?p=1&rel=%7B0%7D
*  Diffuse Pleural Mesothelioma and Asbestos Exposure in the North Western Cape Province | Occupational & Environmental Medicine
... all but one have a probable exposure to crocidolite asbestos (Cape blue). In a majority this exposure was in the Asbestos Hills ... Diffuse Pleural Mesothelioma and Asbestos Exposure in the North Western Cape Province ... Diffuse Pleural Mesothelioma and Asbestos Exposure in the North Western Cape Province ...
http://oem.bmj.com/content/17/4/260
*  Induction of stem-like cells with malignant properties by chronic exposure of human lung epithelial cells to single-walled...
Crocidolite asbestos (CAS# 12001-28-4) was obtained from the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (Research ... A) Analysis of colony formation (left) and tumor spheres (right) in passage control SAC cells, chronic SWCNT- and asbestos- ... Jaurand MCF, Renier A, Daubriac J: Mesothelioma: do asbestos and carbon nanotubes pose the same health risk? Part Fibre Toxicol ... Donaldson K, Murphy FA, Duffin R, Poland CA: Asbestos, carbon nanotubes and the pleural mesothelium: a review of the hypothesis ...
https://particleandfibretoxicology.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1743-8977-11-22
*  Go to Asbestos: The Hidden Health Hazard of 19th Century.
There are three main types of asbestos - white asbestos (chrysotile), brown asbestos ... Asbestos is a naturally occurring mineral made up of many small fibres. ... There are three main types of asbestos - white asbestos (chrysotile), brown asbestos (amosite) and blue asbestos (crocidolite). ... Asbestos: The Hidden Health Hazard of 19th Century. Asbestos: The Hidden Health Hazard of 19th Century. *Click to share on ...
https://www.groundsure.com/news/newsasbestos-hidden-health-hazard-19th-century/
*  Asbestos and Cancer Risk
Learn what we know about asbestos and cancer risk. ... Asbestos has been used in insulation, in auto manufacturing, ... There are several types of amphibole fibers, including amosite (brown asbestos), crocidolite (blue asbestos), tremolite, ... There are 2 main types of asbestos:. *Chrysotile asbestos, also known as white asbestos, is the most common type of asbestos in ... Asbestos and Cancer Risk. What is asbestos?. Asbestos is a group of minerals that occur naturally as bundles of fibers. These ...
https://www.cancer.org/cancer/cancer-causes/asbestos.html
*  Manifestations of Cellular Immunity in the Rat After Prolonged Asbestos Inhalation | The Journal of Immunology
Two inbred rat strains (BD-IX and AGUS) were exposed to UICC crocidolite asbestos by inhalation for extended periods. Alveolar ... Both these alterations would be due to the inhalation of crocidolite asbestos over a prolonged period. ... Manifestations of Cellular Immunity in the Rat After Prolonged Asbestos Inhalation. Klara Miller, Zeona Weintraub, Elliot Kagan ... Manifestations of Cellular Immunity in the Rat After Prolonged Asbestos Inhalation. Klara Miller, Zeona Weintraub, Elliot Kagan ...
http://www.jimmunol.org/content/123/3/1029