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German Nanosafety Program Takes Shape

11:53 AM MDT | September 29, 2010 | Alex Scott

The German Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) has founded NanoGEM, a research program for nanomaterials safety. NanoGEM has been set up to investigate absorption and distribution of nanoparticles in the human body as a function of their size, structure and surface properties. The program is the first of its kind to evaluate industrially relevant nanoparticles and nanomaterials in processed products. The goals of NanoGEM are to make an important contribution toward the systematic assessment of risk in association with the use of nanomaterials...

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