Affiliation: Finnish Institute of Occupational Health
- 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...