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Variation in the internalization of differently sized nanoparticles induces different DNA-damaging effects on a macrophage cell line.

Zhang et al. PubMed Abstract Although researchers have expended considerable effort on studying the cytotoxicity of nanomaterials, it is possible that there has been insufficient attention paid to their genotoxic potential. Here, we describe a test model that we have … Continue reading

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Controlling protein function with nanotechnology

Gabrielle DeMarco EurekAlert Bio and nanotechnology experts at Rensselaer discover how different nanomaterial surfaces affect proteins. Troy, N.Y. – A new study led by nanotechnology and biotechnology experts at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute is providing important details on how proteins in … Continue reading

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