Cobalt-chromium (Co-Cr) particles in the nanometre size range are produced by wear at the articulating surfaces of metal-on-metal implants, and are associated with inflammation, bone loss and implant loosening.
|Publication status||Published - 7 Apr 2013|
|Event||British Toxicology Society Meeting - Solihull, United Kingdom|
Duration: 7 Apr 2013 → 10 Apr 2013
|Conference||British Toxicology Society Meeting|
|Period||7/04/13 → 10/04/13|
- cobalt ions
- metal on metal wear
Posada Estefan, O. M., Tate, R., & Grant, M. (2013). Co-Cr wear particles and cobalt ions stimulate the expression of human general toxicology related genes on monocyte like U937 cells. Poster session presented at British Toxicology Society Meeting, Solihull, United Kingdom.