A Method for the In Vitro Exposure of Human Cells to Environmental and Complex Gaseous Mixtures: Application to Various Types of Atmosphere

December 31, 2002

Issue 30, pp. 433-441, 2002

Michaela Aufderheide, Jan W. Knebel and Detlef Ritter


This study presents the testing of various generated atmospheres under the same cell-exposure conditions and demonstartion of studying dose-dependent cytotoxic effects in human lung epithelial cells exposed to air contaminated with single gases or complex mixtures, such as diesel exhaust fumes and side-stream cigarette smoke.

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