AGROSunday, August 16, 2009

1:15 PM-4:30 PM Renaissance Washington -- Auditorium, Oral
Biotechnology Risk Assessment: Minding and Managing the Threats Around Us
Organizer:Steven Ripp
1:15 PMIntroductory Remarks
1:20 PMAntimicrobial activity of metal-containing nanoparticles is not restricted to pathogenic bacteria
Anne Anderson
1:45 PMElectrochemical biosensors based on advanced nanomaterials for toxicity risk assessment
Silvana Andreescu
2:10 PMGenetic risk assessment: Current strategies to evaluate transgenic risks
Allen Good
2:35 PMUnderstanding and coping with social risk in biotechnology risk assessment
Paul Thompson
3:00 PMCoffee Break
3:15 PMNanotechnologies for microbicidal applications: Identification of risks and opportunities
Nathan S Swami
3:40 PMRisk assessment for nanomaterials: Challenges and management approaches
Igor Linkov, Jeffery Steevens
4:05 PMMixtures of 17α-ethinylestradiol (EE2) and aqueous C60 aggregates decrease bioavailability of EE2 and change C60 aggregate characteristics
June-Woo Park, Theodore Henry, Shaun G. Ard, Fu-Min Menn, Robert N. Compton, Gary S. Sayler

Symposium Grid -- Division of Agrochemicals -- Session Listing

Symposium Grid -- Chemistry and Global Security -- Session Listing

The 238th ACS National Meeting, Washington, DC, August 16-20, 2009