Affiliation: Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
- Topically applied ZnO nanoparticles suppress allergen induced skin inflammation but induce vigorous IgE production in the atopic dermatitis mouse modelMarit Ilves
Nanosafety Research Centre, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki 00250, Finland
Part Fibre Toxicol 11:38. 2014..However, the hazardous properties of the particles used as UV-filters in the sunscreens and applied to the skin have remained uncharacterized...
- Long, needle-like carbon nanotubes and asbestos activate the NLRP3 inflammasome through a similar mechanismJaana Palomäki
Unit of Immunotoxicology, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, 00250, Helsinki, Finland
ACS Nano 5:6861-70. 2011..These results provide new information about the mechanisms by which long, needle-like materials may cause their harmful health effects. Furthermore, the techniques used here may be of use in future risk assessments of nanomaterials...