, anthophyllite, tremolite, actinolite, amosite, chrysotile).
The serpentine chrysotile fiber is more readily removed by alveolar macrophages compared with the amphibole amosite and crocidolite
asbestos and SV40 are cocarcinogens in human mesothelial cells and in causing mesothelioma in hamsters.
Behavior of crocidolite
asbestos during mitosis in living vertebrate lung epithelial cells.
al, linked asbestos with MME at a crocidolite
mining area in South Africa in 1960 (2).
Geologists examined the new material and categorized asbestos into three types: chrysotile, crocidolite
, and amosite--each displaying different beneficial properties.
Health Canada categorizes the different types of asbestos under two broad mineralogical groups: serpentine (chrysotile) and amphibole (tremolite, actinolite, amosite, anthophyllite, crocidolite
There are three kinds: crocidolite
, which is blue, amosite, which is brown, and chrysotile, which is white.
chrysotile, amosite, crocidolite
, tremolite, anthophylite, and
Exposure to crocidolite
and the incidence of different histological types of lung cancer.
The three main forms of asbestos are Blue or Crocidolite
, which is so dangerous its use is virtually banned now in the UK.
2) The different types include chrysotile, amosite, crocidolite
, tremolite, anthophyllite and actinolite.