• Nanotechnology-derived graphene used in face masks

    Posted 06.04.2021

    Face masks containing nanotechnology-derived graphene are emerging in the consumer market and we have recently added multiple face masks containing graphene to our database already. Graphene is a form of carbon that consists of nano-thin flakes of carbon atoms. Graphene is known as a cause of pulmonary toxicitybut whether the use of graphene constitutes a health-related risk depends on...


  • Nanoparticle-delivered COVID-19 vaccine candidate shows promise in preclinical trail

    Posted 26.03.2021

    Nanowerk has reported that Cleveland Clinic’s Global Center for Pathogen Research & Human Health have developed a new COVID-19 vaccine candidate with nanotechnology that has shown strong efficacy in preclinical disease models. 

    Director of the Global Center for Pathogen Research & Human Health, PhD Jae Jung says: “Our vaccine candidate delivers antigens to...


  • Nano Silver Used in Face Masks

    Posted 02.03.2021

    It seems that face masks containing nanosilver has emerged on the European consumer market. We have just added the first couple of masks to our database and there will most likely be more to come!

     

    In February 2021, EURACTIV reported that the...