Skip to main content
Article thumbnail
Location of Repository

Effects of rock wool on the lungs evaluated by magnetometry and biopersistence test

By Yuichiro Kudo, Makoto Kotani, Masayuki Tomita and Yoshiharu Aizawa
Topics: Research
Publisher: BioMed Central
OAI identifier:
Provided by: PubMed Central

Suggested articles


  1. (1982). A model of magnetization and relaxation of ferrimagnetic particles in the lung.
  2. (2005). Aizawa Y: Behavior of new type of rock wool (HT Wool) in lungs after exposure by nasal inhalation in rats. Environ Health Prev Med
  3. (2006). Aizawa Y: Behavior of rook wool in rat lungs after exposure by nasal inhalation.
  4. (2008). Aizawa Y: Biopersistence of rock wool in lungs after short-term inhalation in rats. Inhal Toxicol
  5. (2003). Aizawa Y: Comparative cytotoxicity study of rock wool and chrysotile by cell magnetometric evaluation. Inhal Toxicol
  6. (2005). Aizawa Y: The cytotoxicity of microglass fibers on alveolar macrophages of Fischer 344 rats evaluated by cell magnetometry, cytochemistry and morphology. Environ Health Prev Med
  7. (1991). Chiyotani K: Effects of different doses of silica on magnetometric behavior of iron particles in rabbit lungs.
  8. (1993). Chiyotani K: Magnetometric evaluation of the effects of gallium arsenide on the clearance and relaxation of iron particles. Ind Health
  9. (2002). Differences in the effects of fibrous and particulate titanium dioxide on alveolar macrophages of Fischer 344 rats.
  10. (1973). Ferromagnetic contamination in the lungs and other organs of the human body. Science
  11. (2001). GA: Synthetic vitreous fibers: a review of toxicology research and its impact on hazard classification. Crit Rev Toxicol
  12. (2002). IARC Working Group on the Evaluation of Carcinogenic Risks to Humans: Man-made vitreous fibers. IARC Monogr Eval Carcinog Risks Hum
  13. (1999). Kotin P: Studies on the inhalation toxicology of two fiberglasses and amosite asbestos in the Syrian golden hamster. Part II. Results of chronic exposure. Inhal Toxicol
  14. (1998). Magnetometric evaluation for the effect of chrysotile on alveolar macrophages. Tohoku J Exp Med
  15. (2000). Magnetometric evaluation for the effects of silicon carbide whiskers on alveolar macrophages. Ind Health
  16. (2000). Möller W: A viscoelastic model of phagosome motion within cells based on cytomagnetometric measurements.
  17. (1997). Preparation and characteristics of standard references samples of fibrous minerals for biological experiments. Ind Health
  18. (1985). Reference Methods for Measuring Airborne Manmade Mineral Fibers (MMMF).
  19. (2002). Ultrafine particles cause cytoskeletal dysfunctions in macrophages. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol

To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.