Differential toxicological response to positively and negatively charged nanoparticles in the rat brain

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Differential toxicological response to positively and negatively charged nanoparticles in the rat brain. / Knudsen, Kristina Bram; Northeved, Helle; Ek, Pramod Kumar; Permin, Anders; Andresen, Thomas Lars; Larsen, Steen; Wegener, Karen Malene; Lam, Henrik Rye; Lykkesfeldt, Jens.

In: Nanotoxicology, Vol. 8, No. 7, 2014, p. 764-774.

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Knudsen, KB, Northeved, H, Ek, PK, Permin, A, Andresen, TL, Larsen, S, Wegener, KM, Lam, HR & Lykkesfeldt, J 2014, 'Differential toxicological response to positively and negatively charged nanoparticles in the rat brain', Nanotoxicology, vol. 8, no. 7, pp. 764-774. https://doi.org/10.3109/17435390.2013.829589

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Knudsen, K. B., Northeved, H., Ek, P. K., Permin, A., Andresen, T. L., Larsen, S., ... Lykkesfeldt, J. (2014). Differential toxicological response to positively and negatively charged nanoparticles in the rat brain. Nanotoxicology, 8(7), 764-774. https://doi.org/10.3109/17435390.2013.829589

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Knudsen KB, Northeved H, Ek PK, Permin A, Andresen TL, Larsen S et al. Differential toxicological response to positively and negatively charged nanoparticles in the rat brain. Nanotoxicology. 2014;8(7):764-774. https://doi.org/10.3109/17435390.2013.829589

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Knudsen, Kristina Bram ; Northeved, Helle ; Ek, Pramod Kumar ; Permin, Anders ; Andresen, Thomas Lars ; Larsen, Steen ; Wegener, Karen Malene ; Lam, Henrik Rye ; Lykkesfeldt, Jens. / Differential toxicological response to positively and negatively charged nanoparticles in the rat brain. In: Nanotoxicology. 2014 ; Vol. 8, No. 7. pp. 764-774.

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