Webinar “Association of occupational exposure with ex vivo functional immune response in workers handling carbon nanotubes and nanofibers” hosted by NSC and available to watch again

Webinar “Association of occupational exposure with ex vivo functional immune response in workers handling carbon nanotubes and nanofibers” hosted by NSC and available to watch again. Claire Skentelbery (NIA, Chair NSC Dissemination), Stella Stoycheva (Yordas, Co-chair NSC WG A), and Martin Himly (PLUS, Chair NSC WG A) On Tuesday, June 30th 2020, the NanoSafety Cluster…

Virtual conference Nanosafety 2020 (5-7 October 2020)

The virtual conference Nanosafety 2020 (5-7 October 2020) will focus on three highly relevant aspects of nanosafety research: Development of safe nanomaterials Toxicological aspects – from molecular mechanisms to prediction Nanomaterials and the environment Two interactive workshops will be organized during the conference to expand the space for discussions between experts in the field: Digital…

Getting into using ELNs for experimental and computational workflows, 14 July 2020

On Tuesday, July 14th 2020, the NanoCommons team, in a joint initiative with the NanoSafety Cluster, is offering an interactive online workshop on implementing Electronic Laboratory Notebooks (ELNs) for nanosafety assessment. Under the subtitle “Getting into using ELNs for experimental and computational workflows”, you will learn how to establish a workflow using Scinote-based electronic lab notebooks. This starts with an introduction…

NSC Webinar: “CDC work on association of occupational exposure with ex vivo functional immune response in workers handling carbon nanotubes and nanofibers, 30 June 2020

The NanoSafety Cluster WG A and Dissemination Group jointly present the webinar “CDC work on association of occupational exposure with ex vivo functional immune response in workers handling carbon nanotubes and nanofibers” by Aaron Erdely and his team from the US CDC at June 30, 15 h CEST. Speakers from the Centers for Disease Control…

SmartNanoTox Final Conference, 24 June 2020

Final Online Conference of SmartNanoTox project: 24/06/2020 The conference will overview the main achievements of the project in designing mechanism-aware, AOP-based toxicity assessment approach for engineered nanomaterials. The programme includesfour topical sessions: Grouping of nanomaterials 9:00-10:30 CEST Development of AOPs and identification of KE 11:00-12:30 CEST In vivo – in vitro mapping 13:30-15:00 CEST Databases/Data…

World Health Organisation Publication – Principles and methods to assess the risk of immunotoxicity associated with exposure to nanomaterials

Overview Engineered nanomaterials (ENMs) are being applied in various nanotechnology products and are used in consumer products such as cosmetics and food; fertilizers; synthetic organs or engineered microbes, or self-assembling materials that assemble into new structures in the body upon their release; and molecular devices used in genetic therapy. People may be exposed to ENMs in…

4th EU-Asia Dialogue on NanoSafety, 7 October 2020, Vienna, Austria

4th EU – Asia Dialogue on Nanosafety7 October 2020, Vienna, Austria 7th of October 2020, 10:00 – 18:00 Federal Ministry for Climate Action, Environment, Energy, Mobility, Innovation and Technology (Radetzkystraße 2, 1030 Vienna, room EA08, ground floor) “From discussions to implementation” This workshop is focused towards more synergy between Asian and European countries with respect…

EUvsVirus Pan-European Hackathon

The European Commission, led by the European Innovation Council and in close collaboration with the EU member states, will host a pan-European hackathon to connect civil society, innovators, partners and investors across Europe in order to develop innovative solutions for coronavirus-related challenges. By loading the video, you agree to YouTube’s privacy policy.Learn more Load video…