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Demetskaya A.V., Kucheruk T.K., Movchan V.A.


Institute for occupational health of AMS of Ukraine, Kiev

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The revolution in nanotechnology is set to bring advantages in areas of our lives as diverse as engineering, information tech-nology, diagnostics and a new subcategory of toxicology — «nanotoxicology». Nanoparticles of airborne at workplaces have been associated with increased pulmonary and cardiovascular morbidity and mortality due of a specific toxicological role of ultraflne particles. In present investigations of biological properties and role of nano-particles in developing of occupational diseases are very actual problem in the world and in the Ukraine.

Key words: nanotechnology, nanotoxicology, nanoparticles, ultrafine particles, welding aerosols


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