IECSunday, March 23, 2003

1:30 PM-5:00 PM Convention Center -- Room 392,Oral
Nanotechnology and the Environment
Toxicology and Biological Interactions of Nanomaterials
Organizer, Presiding:John Bucher
1:30 PM Introductory Remarks
1:40 PM 19Biological uses of semiconducting nanocrystals
Wolfgang J. Parak, R Boudreau, M Le Gros, Daniele Gerion, Daniela Zanchet, Christine M. Micheel, Shara C. Williams, Paul Alivisatos, C Larabell
2:10 PM 20A role for immunology in nanotechnology
Bernard F. Erlanger, Bi-Xing Chen
2:40 PM 21Novel nanoparticles demonstrate no adverse effects on blood-brain barrier baseline parameters in in vitro or in vivo preparations
David D. Allen, Joanna Koziara, Russell J. Mumper, Thomas J. Abbruscato, Paul R. Lockman
3:10 PM Intermission
3:25 PM 22Effects and fate of inhaled ultrafine particles
Günter Oberdörster
3:55 PM 23Histopathological study of single-walled carbon nanotubes in mice 7 and 90 days after instillation into the lungs
Chiu-wing Lam, John T. James, Richard McCluskey, Robert L. Hunter
4:25 PM 24Pulmonary-toxicity-screening studies with single-wall carbon nanotubes
David B Warheit, Brett R Laurence, Kenneth L Reed, Thomas R. Webb
4:55 PM Concluding Remarks

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The 225th ACS National Meeting, New Orleans, LA, March 23-27, 2003