TiO2 Nanoparticles Induce Dysfunction and Activation of Human Endothelial Cells

 
Chem. Res. Toxicol., 2012, 25(4), pp 920–930
DOI: 10.1021/tx200551u
'' "  ... suggesting that nanoparticles–endothelial cells interactions may be pathogenically relevant. We evaluated the effect of titanium dioxide nanoparticles (TiO2) on proliferation, death, and responses related with inflammatory processes..." " 
 
CO-AUTHORS:
Angélica Montiel-Dávalos§, José Luis Ventura-Gallegos, Ernesto Alfaro-Moreno, Elizabeth Soria-Castro, Ethel García-Latorre§, José Gerardo Cabañas-Moreno#, María del Pilar Ramos-Godinez, and Rebeca López-Marure*
 
 
THEIR INSTITUTIONS:
 
Departamento de Biología Celular, Instituto Nacional de Cardiología “Ignacio Chávez”, México
Subdirección de Investigación Básica, Instituto Nacional de Cancerología, México
§ Posgrado en CQB, Escuela Nacional de Ciencias Biológicas, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, México
Departamento de Bioquímica, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Médicas y Nutrición “Salvador Zubirán”, and Departamento de Medicina Genómica y Toxicología Ambiental IIB, UNAM, México
Departamento de Patología, Instituto Nacional de Cardiología “Ignacio Chávez”, México
# Centro de Nanociencias y Micro y Nanotecnologías, Instituto Politécnico Nacional, México
Departamento de Microscopía Electrónica, Instituto Nacional de Cancerología, México

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Tags: HUVEC, México, TiO2, endothelial_cells, inflammation, nanopathogenesis

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