Nanomaterials & Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety: Overview with Focus on nano-hydroxyapatite and Silica
23 Jan 2020 | Contributor(s):: Frederick C. Klaessig
Nano WG January 23, 2020The EU’s Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety advises the European Commission on the safety of products covered by the Cosmetics Directive, which includes personal care products as well as cosmetics. In the 2013-2016 time period, the Committee published...
Read across in nanosafety research: Dissolution behaviour of a library of 37 nanomaterials in simplified physiological media
05 Nov 2019 | Contributor(s):: Tassos Papadiamantis, Emily Guggenheim, Antreas Afantitis, Sophie Briffa, Georgia Melagraki, Iseult Lynch, Eugenia Valsami-Jones
NanoWorkingGroup, 31 October 2019The dissolution of engineered nanomaterials (ENMs) is a complex process, which remains poorly understood despite being one of the key prerequisites for the risk assessment of ENMs, and having a direct influence on toxicological and eco-toxicological effects....
Some thoughts on our progress in defining and advancing nanoinformatics
01 Aug 2019 | Contributor(s):: Mark D Hoover
Nano WG Meeting November 1, 2018Discussion on Nano WG accomplishments and future directions.
Jaqpot - An open-source web platform for creating, using, testing and sharing predictive models in nano-informatics
20 Jun 2019 | Contributor(s):: Haralambos Sarimveis
Nano WG June 20, 2019Computational models that predict physicochemical properties, biokinetics or adverse biological effects of Engineered Nanomaterials (ENMs) are becoming increasingly important to support risk assessment and safety-by-design. This is primarily due to cost-saving and...
Transitioning to Predictive Analysis for Nanoparticle Biocorona Studies
14 May 2019 | Contributor(s):: Korin Wheeler
Nano WG April 18, 2019: Proteins adsorbed to nanomaterials in a biological environment mediate cellular recognition, uptake, and toxicity of nanomaterials. Here, Dr. Korin Wheeler presents the development of experimental methods to characterize this population of proteins (also...
Development of natural language processing tools for nanoparticle design
05 Mar 2019 | Contributor(s):: Nastassja Lewinski
Nano WG February 28, 2019: In this presentation, an introduction to the application of natural language processing techniques to nanotechnology data will be discussed. Natural language processing tools can aid in the automatic categorization, extraction, and analysis of data from...
Innovative Nanoinformatics models and tools: towards a Solid, verified and Integrated Approach to Predictive (eco)Toxicology (NanoSolveIT)
04 Feb 2019 | Contributor(s):: Antreas Afantitis
Nano WG January 17, 2019NanoSolveIT (a new H2020 nanoinformatics project) aspires to introduce a ground-breaking in silico Integrated Approach to Testing and Assessment (IATA) for the environmental health and safety of Nanomaterials (NM), implemented through a decision support system packaged...
nano-Ag: PBTK Models, Vblood & NIOSH
04 Feb 2019 | Contributor(s):: Frederick C. Klaessig, Mervi Heiskanen
Nano WG: January 31, 2019Nanoinformatics and computational models1.Examine a nano-Ag0 computational model used in a regulatory context2.SCCS has a nano-silver opinion3.NIOSH time period overlaps with the nanoinformatics roadmap4.NIOSH a case study for roadmap’s...
Managing Director for the Center for Sustainable Nanotechnology (CSN), which is funded by the National Science Foundation (NSF) through the Center for Chemical Innovation (CCI) program under grant...
Dataset Curation, Assessment of their Quality, and Prediction Model Developments for Safe and Sustainable Nanotechnology (S2NANO)
29 Nov 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Tae Hyun Yoon
Nano WG November 29, 2018: Tae Hyun Yoon, Prof./CEO/Ph.D., Yoon Idea Lab. Co. Ltd. & Hanyang University In this presentation, I will introduce our recent research outcomes from S2NANO: PredictNANO project, which aimed to bridge the nanosafety knowledge gaps between R&D...
NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer, and caNanoLab: A Data Repository for Cancer Nanomedicines
27 Nov 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Luisa Russell, Mervi Heiskanen
Nano WG presentation November15, 2018 NCI Alliance for Nanotechnology in Cancer –Structure–Achievements–Scientific FocuscaNanoLab–Intro to Platform–Data Curation–User Statistics–Future Directions
Some thoughts on our progress in defining and advancing nanoinformatics
06 Nov 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Mark D Hoover
Nano WG presentation November 1, 2018 by Mark Hoover, NIOSH Discussion on Nano WG accomplishments, goals and future directions.
Anastasios (Tassos) Papadiamantis comes from Athens, Greece and has a BSc in Physics with specialisation in Atomic – Molecular Physics and LASERs from the Physics Department and an...
NanoInformatics Knowledge Commons Curation Team: Building the Data Dictionary to Enrich Data Curation
11 Jul 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Jaleesia Amos, Yuan Tian, Mervi Heiskanen
Nano WG Presentation, May 31st, 2018 Organized storing of data using informed-decision making to determine what information should be curated, when data curation is complete, and how to identify high-quality data. Purpose of NIKC structure & curation process: tell the story of...
ISA-TAB-Nano-Expanded: Community-Sourced Updated Templates
22 Sep 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Nancy Birkner
Nano WG Presentation September 21, 2017 by Nancy Birkner, Duke University. ISA-TAB-Nano extension project with added support for environmental, health and safety assessment of nanomaterials. Center for the Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology (CEINT) took on the leadership of...
Dissolution as a Paradigm in Regulating Nanomaterials
16 Aug 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Frederick C. Klaessig
Nano WG presentation, August 10, 2017 Themes: • Dissolution as a decision criterion • Analogies to ζ-potential & VSSA • Relation to nanoform & nanoscale form • Dissolution kinetics and artifacts • ASTM particle ontology & Nanoinformatics Roadmap...
NANoREG-Proposed ISA-TAB-Nano Template Expansion
13 Apr 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Nancy Birkner
Nano WG presentation April 13, 2017 by Dr. Nancy Birkner, post-doctoral associate at Duke University working in conjunction with the NanoInformatics Knowledge Commons, presented her progress on reviewing and updating the ISA-TAB-Nano data exchange formats. Dr. Birkner described the evolution of...
Community Adoption & Adaptation of ISA-TAB-nano Data Sharing Templates: A brief overview, next steps at CEINT, and an open discussion of priority actions
09 Feb 2017 | | Contributor(s):: Christine Ogilvie Hendren, Nancy Birkner
Nano WG meeting on February 2nd, 2017 ISA-TAB-Nano Next Steps
14 Dec 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Linda Rieswijk
Nano WG December 7, 2016 presentation by Linda Rieswijk (Maastricht University).Additional relevant links not included in the presentation:Tools to convert e.g. excel files into the enanomapper RDF format here http://ambit.sourceforge.net/enanomapper/templates/convertor.htmlCollection...
eNanoMapper Database, Search Tools and Templates
23 Nov 2016 | | Contributor(s):: Nina Jeliazkova
Nano WG presentation, November 17, 2016