Nanotech 2008 Vol. 2
Nanotech 2008 Vol. 2
Nanotechnology 2008: Life Sciences, Medicine & Bio Materials - Technical Proceedings of the 2008 NSTI Nanotechnology Conference and Trade Show, Volume 2

Environment, Health & Toxicology Chapter 2

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

Authors: 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

Affilation: Cedars Sinai Medical Center, United States

Pages: 95 - 96

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

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 (

ISBN: 978-1-4200-8504-4
Pages: 808
Hardcopy: $159.95