Evaluation of Toxicity of Nanostructures in Biological Systems

Adam J. Gormley, Hamidreza Ghandehari

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationNanotoxicity
Subtitle of host publicationFrom In Vivo and In Vitro Models to Health Risks
PublisherJohn Wiley & Sons, Ltd
Number of pages45
ISBN (Print)9780470741375
StatePublished - Aug 18 2009
Externally publishedYes

All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Chemistry(all)
  • Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics(all)
  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)


  • Nanobiotechnology in medicine as nanomedicine
  • Nanoconstruct physico-chemical properties influencing nanomaterial toxicity
  • Nanoconstructs and medical applications
  • Nanoconstructs and physico-chemical properties influencing toxicity
  • Nanoparticle concentration standardization-mass to volume ratio
  • Nanostructure toxicity evaluation in biological systems
  • Nanotechnology impact in medicine and biotechnology
  • National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH)
  • Poly(amido amine) (PAMAM) dendrimers in drug delivery and imaging
  • polymeric nanoconstructs in biomedical applications

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