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    • Ambient levels of concentrated PM2.5 affects cell kinetics in adrenal glands: an experimental study in mice 

      Portugal Fuchs, Luiz Fernando; Veras, Mariana Matera; Nascimento Saldiva, Paulo Hilario; da Silva Sasso, Gisela Rodrigues [UNIFESP]; Carvalho, Katia Candido; Simoes, Manuel de Jesus [UNIFESP]; Soares, Jose Maria, Jr.; Baracat, Edmund Chada (Taylor & Francis Ltd, 2017)
      We evaluated the effects of air pollution on the adrenal cortex using 30 female mice divided into two groups of fifteen animals each. One group was conditioned daily in a chamber with exposure to particulate matter (PM) ...

    • Assessing the impact of PM2.5 on respiratory disease using artificial neural networks 

      Polezer, Gabriela; Tadano, Yara S.; Siqueira, Hugo V.; Godoi, Ana F. L.; Yamamoto, Carlos I.; Andre, Paulo A. de; Pauliquevis, Theotonio [UNIFESP]; Andrade, Maria de Fatima; Oliveira, Andrea; Saldiva, Paulo Hilário Nascimento [UNIFESP]; Taylor, Philip E.; Godoi, Ricardo H. M. (Elsevier Sci Ltd, 2018)
      Understanding the impact on human health during peak episodes in air pollution is invaluable for policymakers. Particles less than PM2.5 can penetrate the respiratory system, causing cardiopulmonary and other systemic ...