Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Nanomaterials

Toxicity and Risk Assessment

Edited by Marcelo Larramendy

National University of La Plata

Co-editor:

Sonia Soloneski

National University of La Plata

This edited book, Nanomaterials - Toxicity and Risk Assessment, is a collection of current research and information on numerous advances on the toxicity and hazardous effects of nanomaterials, including theoretical and experimental approaches as well as nanotechnology applications in the field of medicine, pharmacology, and the manufacture of nanoscale materials. Based on the large number of nanomaterial applications, a careful understanding of the associated systemic and local toxicity is critically required.

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NanomaterialsToxicity and Risk AssessmentEdited by Marcelo Larramendy

Published: July 15th 2015

DOI: 10.5772/59381

ISBN: 978-953-51-2143-5

Copyright year: 2015

Books open for chapter submissions

10122 Total Chapter Downloads

13 Crossref Citations

2 Web of Science Citations

25 Dimensions Citations

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1. Advances in Cancer Treatment: Role of Nanoparticles

By Denisa Ficai, Anton Ficai and Ecaterina Andronescu

1788

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2. Evaluation Strategies of Nanomaterials Toxicity

By María González-Muñoz, Paula Díez, María González-González, Rosa Mª Dégano, Nieves Ibarrola, Alberto Orfao and Manuel Fuentes

988

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3. Focussing on Neutrophils for Evaluating In vitro and In vivo Inflammatory Activities of Nanoparticles

By Denis Girard

876

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4. In Vitro Assessment of Chronic Nanoparticle Effects on Respiratory Cells

By Eleonore Fröhlich and Claudia Meindl

1093

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5. In vivo Assessment of Nanomaterials Toxicity

By Simona Clichici and Adriana Filip

1417

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6. Single-Walled Carbon Nanohorn (SWNH) Aggregates Inhibited Proliferation of Human Liver Cell Lines and Promoted Apoptosis, Especially for Hepatoma Cell Lines

By Guoan Xiang, Jinqian Zhang and Rui Huang

831

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7. Progress in Genotoxicity Evaluation of Engineered Nanomaterials

By Xiaoqing Guo and Tao Chen

1024

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8. Medical Aspects of Nanomaterial Toxicity

By Krzysztof Siemianowicz, Wirginia Likus and Jarosław Markowski

928

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9. Preparation and Self-assembly of Functionalized Nanocomposites and Nanomaterials – Relationship Between Structures and Properties

By Tifeng Jiao, Jie Hu, Qingrui Zhang and Yong Xiao

1177

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