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...
Global Harmonization of Nanoinformatics: A Case Study in Convergence and Team Science
27 Nov 2019 | Contributor(s):: Frederick C. Klaessig, Christine Ogilvie Hendren
Nano WG November 14, 2019National Nanotechnology Coordination Office (NNCO) sponsored Nanoinformatics presentation followed by discussion on Nanomaterial safety data integration with eNanoMapper database and eNanoMapper Ontology...
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....
Examples on Using Wikidata to Support Nanoinformatics Projects
13 Sep 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Egon Willighagen
Nano WG Meeting September 12, 2019 Two years ago, a community survey resulted in a sketch of a linked data approach to nanosafety research . Interoperability of linked data enables the reuse, but linking databases is not trivial. Many resources are simply not FAIR enough for reuse yet,...
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...
Accelerating Nanotech Innovations Through a Safer-By-Design Approach, Safer Nanomaterials School
14 May 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Philippe Sabatier
Nano WG May 9, 2019European Scientific Institute (ESI) Safer Nanomaterials School Introduction.
The history of chemical information and the materials of the future
25 Apr 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Evan Hepler-Smith
Techniques, technologies, cultures, and infrastructures of information management played a central role in the development of the modern chemical sciences and the global chemicals industry since the late 19th century. Chemical databases and analytical techniques that privileged abstract,...
FAIR for NanoSafety: where do we stand?
05 Apr 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Egon Willighagen
Nano WG April 4, 2019 Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, Reusable (FAIR) sharing of nanosafety data.
European Open Science Cloud: Concept and opportunities
26 Mar 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Gergely Sipos
EOSC-hub is a 33 million Euro H2020 project that started in January 2018 with the involvement of over 100 institutes. In three years the project establishes the first elements of the European Open Science Cloud (EOSC) – the infrastructure aimed to accelerate and support the current...
Development of Targeted Nanomedicines via Machine Learning Processes
05 Mar 2019 | | Contributor(s):: Daniel Heller
Nano WG February 21, 2019Description: We are using data science to facilitate the development of nanoparticle drugs incorporating kinase inhibitors with diverse chemical structures. Doing this work inspired us to bring together the nanoinformatics community...
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...
NanoWG: Introduction to Luisa Russell, Nano WG Co-Chair
14 Dec 2018 | | Contributor(s):: Luisa Russell
Nano WG December 13, 2018 Luisa Russell, Ph.D. Nanodelivery Systems and Devices Branch Cancer Imaging Program National Cancer Institute/National Institutes of Health
Improving emerging technologies content on Wikipedia, or, what to do when someone is wrong on the Internet
07 Dec 2018 | | Contributor(s):: John P. Sadowski
Nano WG December 6, 2018As one of the first places many people look up information on health and safety, including with emerging technologies like nanotechnology, it is important for Wikipedia to contain information that is complete, up to date, and free of errors. Since 2012, NIOSH has...
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.