2008 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show - Nanotech 2008 - 11th Annual

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Exposure to nanoparticles collected in the Los Angeles basin in California leads to the up regulation to brain associated genes

J.Y. Ljubimova, M.T. Kleinman, N.M. Khazenzon, M. Fujita, S. Rudenkyy, J. Ospital, B. Wallerstein, D. Meacher, G. Gookin, K. Salazar, K.L. Black
Cedars Sinai Medical Center, US

Keywords:
nanoparticles, exposure, brain tumors, enviromental study, air pollutants

Abstract:
Direct evidence regarding brain tumors as a result of exposure to specific chemical agents and particulate air pollutants is limited. We wanted to determine the size of nanoparticles from Los Angeles basin in California, coarse (2.5-10 m), fine (


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