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February 16th, 2007

Berube on intuitive toxicology and nano

Risk management is essential to protect workers when producing nanoparticles. However, we do not have sufficient data to determine life cycle risk assessment at this time hence the lay persons (hereafter referred to as the public) may be exposed to toxicological effects for many applications of nanoscience will impact consumables such as food products. In addition, health professionals intend to use nanotechnology to detect, diagnose, image, and treat a number of physical disorders and may expose the public to nanoparticles.


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