Using non-animal approaches for the assessment of nanomaterials
12 October 2020
Read our latest Nanopinion guest column from Dr Monita Sharma and Dr Andreas Stucki from Peta International Science Consortium Ltd. (PISC) who talk about alternatives to animal testing for nanomaterials.

Nanomaterials and health


ImageNanomaterials and health

Are substances in nanoforms more dangerous than they are in their normal size? Some are and some are not. Just like any other chemical substance, nanomaterials have to be assessed separately.



ImageFighting cancer using nanotechnology

Nanomaterials are not only used in consumer products, but also in new and innovative medical treatments. Research has shown that nanoparticles can be used to damage and even destroy cancer cells from within.


29 October 2020 - 12 November 2020  | Webinar
GoNano Online Conference on Responsiveness to Societal Needs and Values in Nanotechnologies and Beyond

16 - 12 November 2020  | Grenoble, France
7th International Conference NANOSAFE 2020

26 September 2021 - 12 November 2020  | Copenhagen, Denmark
Eurotox 2021
Danish Society for Toxicology and Pharmacology (DSTF)

More events

Nanopinions banner

Interactive scenes

Interactive nano scenes

Visit our interactive apartment and garage to learn how nanomaterials are used and how to stay safe.

Enter the flat button Enter the interactive garage button