Posters: nanoTOX2014

‘7th International Nanotoxicology Congress’

23-26 April 2014; Antalya, Turkey

 

Poster 1:

Environmental Hazard Assessment of Carbon Nanotubes

Petra Jackson(1), Nicklas Raun Jacobsen(1), Anders Baun(3), Renie Birkedal(1), Dana KUEhnel(5), Keld Alstrup Jensen(1), Ulla Vogel(1)(2), Hakan Wallin(1)(4)

(1) NRCWE, Lerso Parkalle 105, DK-2100 Copenhagen; (2) Department of Micro- and Nanotechnology, DTU, Kgs. Lyngby, DK-2800; (3) Department of Environmental Engineering, DTU, Building 115, DK-2800 Kgs.Lyngby; (4) Institute of Public Health, Copenhagen University, Oster Farimagsgade 5, DK-1014 Copenhagen K; (5) Helmholtz-Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ, Permoser Str. 15, D-04318 Leipzig

 

Poster 2:

Towards sensible toxicity testing for nanomaterials: Proposal for decision trees

Mirco Weil(1), Tobias Meissner(2), Annegret Potthoff(2), Dana Kuehnel(3)

(1) ECT Oekotoxikologie GmbH, Floersheim, Germany, (2) Fraunhofer Institute for Ceramic Technologies and Systems, Dresden, Germany, (3) Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research – UFZ, Dept. Bioanalytical Ecotoxicology, Leipzig, Germany

 

Poster 3:

The zebrafish embryo chorion as a biological barrier for nanoparticle uptake?!

Steffi Boehme(1), Hans-Joachim Staerk(2), Thorsten Reemtsma(2), Dana Kuehnel(1)

Helmholtz Centre for Environmental Research (UFZ), Leipzig (Germany) (1) Department Bioanalytical Ecotoxicology, (2) Department Analytical Chemistry

 

Poster 4:

Complexes formed of gold nanoparticles with components of either human bronchoalveolar lavage fluid or cell culture medium – characterisation and in vitro exposure

Matthew Boyles(1), Theresa Kristl(2), Romana Mikes(3), Eudald Casals(4), Ngoc Tran(4), Martin Himly(1), Michael Studnicka(3), Victor Puntes(4), Christian Huber(2), Albert Duschl(1)

(1) University of Salzburg, Department of Molecular Biology, and Division of Allergy and Immunology; (2) University of Salzburg, Department of Molecular Biology, Division of Chemistry and Bioanalytics; (3) Universitaetsklinik fuer Pneumologie der PMU, Landeskrankenhaus, Salzburg, Austria; (4) Inorganic Nanoparticles Group, Catalan Institute of Nanoscience and Nanotechnology, Bellaterra, Spain

 

Poster 5 (winner of best poster presentation in session 5):

Interactions between nanomaterials and allergens: characterization of a hard protein corona formation and influence on allergic effector function

Isabella Radauer-Preiml (1), Ancuela Andosch (3), Martin Himly (1), Jutta Horejs-Hoeck (1), Matthew S. P. Boyles (1), Thomas Hawranek (4), Ursula Luetz-Meindl (3), Christian Huber (2) , Albert Duschl (1)

(1) Department of Molecular Biology, Division of Allergy and Immunology, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria; (2) Department of Molecular Biology, Division of Chemistry and Bioanalytics, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria; (3) Department of Cell Biology, Division of Plant Physiology, University of Salzburg, Salzburg, Austria; (4) Department of Dermatology, Paracelsus Medical University, Salzburg, Austria