An Improved 3D Tetraculture System Mimicking the Cellular Organization at the Alveolar Barrier to Study the potential toxic Effects of Particles on the Lung

December 3, 2012

December 3, 2012. Best poster of a young scientist.

Sebastian G. Klein*1,2, Tommaso Serchi1, Lucien Hoffmann1, Brunhilde Blömeke2 and Arno C. Gutleb1

1 Dept. of Environment and Agro-biotechnologies (EVA), Centre de Recherche Public – Gabriel Lippmann, Luxembourg.
2 Department of Environmental Toxicology, University Trier, Germany.


This poster shows the exposition of fine and ultra-fine particles on a tetraculture of A549, TPA-1, HCM-1 and EA.hy 926 cells to measure oxidative stress with the IL-8 and DCFH-DA assay.

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