Durability of carbon nanotubes and their potential to cause inflammation

The University of Edinburgh, the Institute of Occupational Medicine (Edinburgh), and the Commonwealth Scientific & Industrial Research Organisation (Australia) have collaborated to determine the durability of carbon nanotubes in simulated biological fluid and subsequent fibre pathogenicity, compared with well-characterised fibre controls. This collaborative project was financially supported under Safe Work Australia’s Nanotechnology Work Health and Safety Program.
Topic:Nanotechnology 
Type:Research reports 
Industry:General 
Publication Date:11/05/2011 

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