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Nanopinion: Nanomaterials for eye disease
14 May 2024

Discover the insights from Prof. Barbara Pierscionek in the latest Nanopinion, where she highlights groundbreaking advancements in nanotechnology aimed at treating eye diseases, especially those related to aging such as cataracts and retinal diseases. These innovations promise more effective and less invasive treatment options, marking significant progress in ocular health research.

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.

Infographics

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Visit the interactive Infographics to learn more about nanomaterials around us and in the most popular products.

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