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Gold and Silver - but safe?

Parak, N., Lippusch, M., Naylor, C., Steyskall, A., Joubert, I.A., Himly, M. and Geppert, M. (2020) Gold and Silver - but safe? Open Schools Journal for Open Science, 3 (2).

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Gold (Au) and silver (Ag) nanopartucles (NPs) are frequently used in medicine (drug delivery, wound dressings) but also more and more icorporated in every-day life products, such as functional clothing. Therfore, a comprehensive dafety assessment of such particles is essential. Teh aim of this work was the investigation of the suitability of standard DIN-EN-ISO protocolis for cytotoxicity assessment of NPs.

Item Type: Journal Article
Publisher: E-Publishing
Copyright: © 2020 The Authors.
Other Information: Abstract of poster presented orally in the moderated poster session at the International Open NanoScience Congress, 26.2.2019, Salzburg
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