Nanotechnology Project

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Environment, Health and Safety Research

Biomembrane interactions in the toxicology of nanoparticles to microorganisms

Project Information

Principal Investigator
InstitutionUniversity of Leeds
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Relevance to ImplicationsHigh
Class of NanomaterialEngineered Nanomaterials
Impact SectorEnvironment
Broad Research Categories Hazard
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Funding Information

Anticipated Total Funding$40,359.00
Annual Funding$40,359.00
Funding SourceNERC
Funding Mechanism
Funding SectorGovernment
Start Year2007
Anticipated End Year2008


To initiate investigation into the mechanisms of biological activity of nanoparticles on relevant in vitro and in vivo models