R R Mercer

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Affiliation: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Alteration of deposition pattern and pulmonary response as a result of improved dispersion of aspirated single-walled carbon nanotubes in a mouse model
    R R Mercer
    Pathology and Physiology Research Branch, Health Effects Laboratory, NIOSH, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 294:L87-97. 2008
  2. pmc Distribution and persistence of pleural penetrations by multi-walled carbon nanotubes
    Robert R Mercer
    Pathology and Physiology Research Branch, HELD, NIOSH, Morgantown, WV, USA
    Part Fibre Toxicol 7:28. 2010
  3. pmc Pulmonary fibrotic response to aspiration of multi-walled carbon nanotubes
    Robert R Mercer
    Pathology and Physiology Research Branch, HELD, NIOSH, Morgantown, WV, USA
    Part Fibre Toxicol 8:21. 2011
  4. pmc Inhalation vs. aspiration of single-walled carbon nanotubes in C57BL/6 mice: inflammation, fibrosis, oxidative stress, and mutagenesis
    A A Shvedova
    Health Effects Laboratory Div, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 295:L552-65. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Pulmonary and cardiovascular responses of rats to inhalation of a commercial antimicrobial spray containing titanium dioxide nanoparticles
    W McKinney
    Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 24:447-57. 2012

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Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Alteration of deposition pattern and pulmonary response as a result of improved dispersion of aspirated single-walled carbon nanotubes in a mouse model
    R R Mercer
    Pathology and Physiology Research Branch, Health Effects Laboratory, NIOSH, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 294:L87-97. 2008
    ..The results demonstrate that dispersed SWCNT are rapidly incorporated into the alveolar interstitium and that they produce an increase in collagen deposition...
  2. pmc Distribution and persistence of pleural penetrations by multi-walled carbon nanotubes
    Robert R Mercer
    Pathology and Physiology Research Branch, HELD, NIOSH, Morgantown, WV, USA
    Part Fibre Toxicol 7:28. 2010
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  3. pmc Pulmonary fibrotic response to aspiration of multi-walled carbon nanotubes
    Robert R Mercer
    Pathology and Physiology Research Branch, HELD, NIOSH, Morgantown, WV, USA
    Part Fibre Toxicol 8:21. 2011
    ..Morphometric measurement of Sirius Red staining was used to assess the connective tissue response...
  4. pmc Inhalation vs. aspiration of single-walled carbon nanotubes in C57BL/6 mice: inflammation, fibrosis, oxidative stress, and mutagenesis
    A A Shvedova
    Health Effects Laboratory Div, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol 295:L552-65. 2008
    ..SWCNT inhalation was more effective than aspiration in causing inflammatory response, oxidative stress, collagen deposition, and fibrosis as well as mutations of K-ras gene locus in the lung of C57BL/6 mice...
  5. doi request reprint Pulmonary and cardiovascular responses of rats to inhalation of a commercial antimicrobial spray containing titanium dioxide nanoparticles
    W McKinney
    Health Effects Laboratory Division, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health, Morgantown, WV 26505, USA
    Inhal Toxicol 24:447-57. 2012
    ..It would be prudent to avoid exposure to children or those with pre-existing respiratory disease...