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Modelling nanoparticle toxicity: principles, methods, novel approaches
ID: 266712
Start date: 2011-11-01, End date: 2013-10-31
ModNanoTox will develop a number of well-documented and technically advanced models describing the behaviour of engineered nanoparticles in organisms and the environment. Background to these models will be a thoroughly documented database, constructed based on: (1) an advance...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 101045
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Intestinal, Liver and Endothelial Nanoparticle Toxicity  Development and evaluation of a novel tool for high-throughput data generation
ID: 228625
Start date: 2009-05-01, End date: 2012-07-31
The InLiveTox project will form an interdisciplinary consortium at the European level, together with a key American research group to develop an improved in vitro model for the study of nanoparticle (NP) uptake, transport and cellular interaction, thus advancing our understan...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 91275
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Water Detoxification Using Innovative vi-Nanocatalysts
ID: 227017
Start date: 2009-06-01, End date: 2012-05-31
The concept of the project is based on the development of innovative nanostructured UV-Visible photocatalysts for water treatment and detoxification by using doped TiO2 nanomaterials with visible light response. The project aims at an efficient and viable water detoxification...
Record Number: 91019
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Do nanoparticles induce neurodegenerative diseases? Understanding the origin of reactive oxidative species and protein aggregation and mis-folding phenomena in the presence of nanoparticles
ID: 214547
Start date: 2009-02-01, End date: 2012-01-31
As the use of nanoparticles becomes more prevalent, it is clear that human exposure will inevitably increase. Considering the rapidly ageing European population and the resulting increase in the incidence of neurodegenerative diseases, there is an urgent need to address the r...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 89920
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Comprehensive assessment of hazardous effects of engineered nanomaterials on the immune system
ID: 214281
Start date: 2008-09-01, End date: 2011-08-31
Engineered nanomaterials (ENs) present tremendous opportunities for industrial growth and development, and hold great promise for the enrichment of the lives of citizens, in medicine, electronics, and numerous other areas. However, there are considerable gaps in our knowledge...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 89917
Last updated on: 2017-05-29
Lowering Barriers for Nanotechnology Commercialisation via Open Innovation
ID: 247967
Start date: 2009-12-01, End date: 2012-11-30
The NanoCom coordinated action will contribute to bridging the gap between lab based and industrial applications in nanotechnology by creating a European wide approach and mechanisms for lowering the barriers and spreading best open innovation practices for rapid commercialis...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 94303
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
ID: 245122
Start date: 2010-05-01, End date: 2013-04-30
Dynamic information about biomolecular processes in living cells is important for fundamental understanding of cellular functions, which is one of the primary targets of molecular cell-biology with important applications to pharmacology. However fur further progress in this f...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 94942
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
Biosensor nanoarrays for environmental monitoring
ID: 244405
Start date: 2010-04-01, End date: 2014-03-31
BIOMONAR develops multiplexed nanoarray biosensors for environmental targets, i.e. pollutants and pathogens. The innovative approach engineers three sensor platforms (surface, liposomal, living cell) which exploit a panel of periplasmic binding proteins (PBPs) as the common s...
Programme: FP7-KBBE
Record Number: 94220
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
ID: 228789
Start date: 2009-05-01, End date: 2012-10-31
Engineered Nanoparticles (ENP) are increasingly produced for use in a wide range of industrial and consumer products. Yet it is known that exposure to some types of particles can cause severe health effects. Therefore it is essential to ascertain whether exposure to ENP can l...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 91280
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
ID: 214478
Start date: 2008-12-01, End date: 2012-11-30
NanoReTox will identify the potential risks to the environment and human health posed by free engineered (i.e. manmade) nanomaterial by comprehensively addressing five key questions: (1) How does the environment into which nanoparticles are released affect their physicochemic...
Programme: FP7-NMP
Record Number: 89919
Last updated on: 2017-05-25
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