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DNA Damage by Nanoparticles

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Thomas Prevenslik

QED Radiations, Berlin, Germany

Paper No. NEMB2010-13198, pp. 347-348; 2 pages
  • ASME 2010 First Global Congress on NanoEngineering for Medicine and Biology
  • ASME 2010 First Global Congress on NanoEngineering for Medicine and Biology
  • Houston, Texas, USA, February 7–10, 2010
  • Conference Sponsors: ASME Nanotechnology Council
  • ISBN: 978-0-7918-4392-5 | eISBN: 978-0-7918-3866-2
  • Copyright © 2010 by ASME


Nanoparticles (NPs) have provided significant technological advancements including bactericidal agents in food processing, and treatment of cancer tumors. However, there is a darkside. Over the past decade, experiments [1,2] have shown NPs to be a health risk by inducing DNA damage that can lead to cancer.

Copyright © 2010 by ASME
Topics: Nanoparticles , DNA



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