Nanotechnology Project

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Environment, Health and Safety Research

hazards of nanoparticles to the environment and human health

Project Information

Principal Investigator
InstitutionNatural History Museum
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Relevance to ImplicationsHigh
Class of NanomaterialEngineered Nanomaterials
Impact SectorCross-cutting
Broad Research Categories Exposure
Risk Assessment
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Funding Information

Anticipated Total Funding$238,547.00
Annual Funding$119,273.50
Funding SourceNERC
Funding Mechanism
Funding Sector
Start Year2007
Anticipated End Year2009


An investigation of the behavior of nanoparticles, following inhalation and possible transition into the blood stream