Navigation Links
NIEHS awards Recovery Act funds to focus more research on health and safety of nanomaterials
Date:11/19/2009

Elder and Gunter Oberdorster, University of Rochester, N.Y.
  • Andrij Holian, University of Montana, Missoula
  • Andre Elias Nel, University of California, Los Angeles
  • Galya Orr, Battelle Pacific Northwest Laboratories, Richland, Wash.
  • Christopher D. Vulpe, University of California, Berkeley
  • Paul K. Westerhoff, Arizona State University, Tempe
  • Frank A. Witzmann and Somenath Mitra, Indiana University, Indianapolis
  • Robert M. Worden, Michigan State University, East Lansing

    The three Recovery Act Nanotechnology NIH Challenge Grants have been awarded to:

    • Kent E. Pinkerton, University of California, Davis
    • Timothy R. Nurkiewicz, West Virginia University, Morgantown
    • Wynne K. Schiffer, Feinstein Institute for Medical Research, Morgantown, W.Va.

    The NIEHS also used Recovery Act funds to support efforts under its Superfund Research Program to determine ways to apply nanotechnology to better detect and evaluate effects on human health, and clean up Superfund chemicals in the environment. The Superfund Worker Education Training Program also provided Recovery Act funding targeting health and safety training.


    '/>"/>


  • Contact: Robin Mackar
    919-541-0073
    NIH/National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
    Source:Eurekalert

    Page: 1 2 3 4

    Related biology news :

    1. NIEHS awards Recovery Act funds to address bisphenol A research gaps
    2. NIEHS invests $21.25 million to find environmental causes of Parkinsons disease
    3. Duke-NIEHS team shows how DNA repairs may reshape the genome
    4. NIH awards $8.5 million for research on pharmaceuticals for children
    5. Winners of the 2009 AAAS Kavli science journalism awards
    6. NCI awards $15.2 million to create Princeton Physical Sciences -- Oncology Center
    7. March of Dimes establishes 2 new perinatal bioethics awards
    8. NSF awards Life in Transition grants to University of Oklahoma professors
    9. New research examining essential drugs, emerging botanicals supported by USP Awards
    10. Research with wood ducks earns graduate student 2 national awards
    11. National Science Foundation awards grant to Oklahoma structural biology group
    Post Your Comments:
    *Name:
    *Comment:
    *Email:
    (Date:8/28/2014)... Clinic researcher and his collaborators have developed an online ... process of re-engineering cells for biomedical investigation. CellNet is ... to aid stem cell engineering. Details of CellNet and ... two back-to-back papers in the journal Cell . ... uses for all types of cell-based investigations and can ...
    (Date:8/28/2014)... MD FASEB MARC (Maximizing Access to Research ... for the Genetics Society of America,s 27th Annual ... October 3, 2014 in Pacific Grove, California. ... of students, post doctorates and scientists from underrepresented ... community and to encourage the participation of young ...
    (Date:8/28/2014)... -- Scientists have identified the developmental on-off switch for ... produce more than two-thirds of the world,s naturally derived ... to see whether it is possible to manipulate this ... , The study, appearing August 28 in Cell ... molecule called cyclic-di-GMP and a larger protein called BldD ...
    Breaking Biology News(10 mins):New tool aids stem cell engineering for medical research 2Small molecule acts as on-off switch for nature's antibiotic factory 2Small molecule acts as on-off switch for nature's antibiotic factory 3
    ... The World Science Festival launches its first full day with ... will feature a keynote address by Harold Varmus, co-chair of ... well as a live simulcast of the announcement of the ... Oslo, Norway. A panel discussion follows, moderated by Elizabeth ...
    ... (May 14, 2010)--The New York Stem Cell Foundation (NYSCF) ... Robertson Foundation, established by Julian and Josie Robertson. ... will provide funding for NYSCF-Robertson Investigators in NYSCF,s new ... the NYSCF-Robertson Stem Cell Prize. This award ...
    ... 2010 The same digital technology that enables young people ... immerse them in a simulated coral reef environment where they ... project led by Field Museum scientists will link students from ... reef environments in the Pacific Ocean, engage in the scientific ...
    Cached Biology News:Field Museum technology project wins prestigious award 2
    (Date:8/28/2014)... Ca. (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 Best ... rating for an alcohol-based hand sanitizer, asks food processors ... by comparing the hand sanitizer they’re currently using to ... . Hand hygiene is critical to fighting cross-contamination and ... Best Sanitizers believes there are key criteria that ...
    (Date:8/28/2014)... 28, 2014 The ability for organizations ... that will allow individuals to perform at the highest ... for employers looking to compete in this post–recession era. ... this trend, as the sector increasingly focuses on the ... which will have real results on the organization's development ...
    (Date:8/28/2014)... TALLAHASSEE, Fla. Exciting new work by a Florida ... molecular system that can take your temperature, emit white ... , And, the molecule looks like a butterfly. , ... and Biomedical Engineering in the FAMU-FSU College of Engineering, ... ago, but has continued to discover that his creation ...
    (Date:8/28/2014)... San Diego, CA (PRWEB) August 28, 2014 ... products, Pipette.com is offering a promotion for ... enables Pipette.com customers to purchase the highest quality ... Centrifuge Tubes are ideal for customers doing chemical, ... benefit lab technicians who are not regularly able ...
    Breaking Biology Technology:Food Processors and Food Handlers are Encouraged to Prepare for Fall Harvest by Evaluating Their Current Hand Sanitizer Using Nine Key Criteria 2Food Processors and Food Handlers are Encouraged to Prepare for Fall Harvest by Evaluating Their Current Hand Sanitizer Using Nine Key Criteria 3Klein Hersh International Leads Philadelphia Area Life Science Industry in Company Culture 2Klein Hersh International Leads Philadelphia Area Life Science Industry in Company Culture 3Novel 'butterfly' molecule could build new sensors, photoenergy conversion devices 2Eppendorf Safe Lock Centrifuge Tube Promotion Now Available at Major Pipette Distributor Pipette.com 2Eppendorf Safe Lock Centrifuge Tube Promotion Now Available at Major Pipette Distributor Pipette.com 3
    ... Veteran healthcare executive brings solid experience with international ... healthcare and technology companies, ... management tools, announced the appointment of,Guillermo Moreno as its vice ... for developing and implementing strategic,initiatives to grow the company,s business ...
    ... Corporation,(Nasdaq: SIAL ) will be presenting at the ... at 8:30 AM ET at the Grand Hyatt in,New ... broadcast over the,Internet available at http://ir.sigmaaldrich.com . Users ... the webcast on, http://ir.sigmaaldrich.com users will need to ...
    ... FREMONT, Calif., Sept. 17 Quark ... and developing novel,RNA interference (RNAi)-based therapeutics, ... the 5th Annual RNAi Europe, taking ... Three of Quark,s scientists,Igor Mett, Hagar ...
    Cached Biology Technology:Guillermo Moreno Named Aurillion's Vice President of Sales and Marketing 2Quark Pharmaceuticals Announces Poster Presentations at RNAi Europe 2008 2Quark Pharmaceuticals Announces Poster Presentations at RNAi Europe 2008 3
    ... Isothermal Block is an anodized aluminum, solvent-resistant ... and to provide efficient thermal transfer to ... design of the HT96 Isothermal Block replaces ... product design allowing for compatibility with robotic ...
    Human monocyte-derived dendritic cells, For immunohistochemistry (IHC) Cell Chip with Human Peripheral Blood Dendritic Cells and EPCs...
    ...
    ...
    Biology Products: