Health impact and safety of engineered nanomaterials.

@article{Teow2011HealthIA,
  title={Health impact and safety of engineered nanomaterials.},
  author={Yiwei Teow and P. V. Asharani and Manoor Prakash Hande and Suresh Valiyaveettil},
  journal={Chemical communications},
  year={2011},
  volume={47 25},
  pages={7025-38}
}
Many engineered nanomaterials (NMs) are being synthesized and explored for potential use in consumer and medical products. Already, nanoparticles (NPs) of titanium dioxide (TiO(2)), zinc oxide (ZnO), silver (Ag) and other metals or their oxides are present in commercial products such as sunscreens, cosmetics, wound dressings, surgical tools, detergents, automotive paints and tires. More recent and advanced FDA-approved use of NMs includes quantum dots (QDs) in live cell imaging, zirconium… CONTINUE READING
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