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Nanotechnology Research Publications

A selected list of peer-reviewed manuscripts published in journals and reports produced by researchers in the Nanotechnology Research Program and EPA-funded researchers is provided below. For more information on publications and science activities, visit the Science Inventory.


Veronesi B, J. Tajubaa, N Saleh, W. Ward, S Hester, J Carter, GV Lowry. 2008. Functionally charged polystyrene particles activate immortalized PV2 Microglia: Cellular and genomic response. Nanotoxicology. In Press.

Cozzi, E., B. L. Henriksen, B. L. Cathey, R. Lust, C. Wingard, M. R. Van Scott, W. Cascio, And R. B. Devlin. Pulmonary Exposure to Diverse Nanoparticles: Differential Cardiovascular Effects. Toxicology And Applied Pharmacology. In Press.

Leech, D. M., T. C. Long, A. Teske, And B. Veronesi. Nano Size Zero-Valent Iron Particles Inhibit the Growth of Freshwater Bacteria. Fems Microbiology Letters. In Press.

Phenrat T, Long TC, Lowry GV, Veronesi B. Partial oxidation ("aging") and surface modification decrease the toxicity of nanosized zerovalent iron. Environ Sci Technol. 2009 Jan 1;43(1):195-200.

Roberts, J. E., A. R. Wielgus, W. K. Boyes, U. Andley, And C. F. Chignell. Photoxicity and Cytotoxicity Of Fullerol In Human Lens Epithelial Cells. Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology. 228: 49–58, (2008)

Balbus JM, AD Maynard, VL Colvin, V Castranova, GP Daston, KL Dreher, PL Goering, AM Goldberg, KM Kulinowski, NA Monteiro-Riviere, G Oberdorster, GS Omen, KE Pinkerton, KS Ramos, KM Rest, JB Sass, EK, Silbergeld, BA Wong. 2007 Defining the What and How of Nanotoxicology: A Report From an Interdisciplinary Workshop, Environ Health Perspec 115:1664-1659

Long, TC, J Tajuba, N Saleh, P Sama, J Parker, C Swartz, GV Lowry, B Veronesi. 2007. Nanosize Titanium Dioxide Stimulates Reactive Oxygen Species In Brain Microglia And Damages Neurons In Vitro, Environmental Health Perspectives 115 (11) 1631-1637.

Saxena, R. K., W. C. Williams, J. K. Mcgee, M. J. Daniels, E. Boykin, And M. I. Gilmour. Enhanced In Vitro And In Vivo Toxicity of Poly-Dispersed Acid-Functionalized Single-Wall Carbon Nanotubes. Journal of Nanotoxicology. Taylor And Francis, Philadelphia, Pa, 1(4):291-300, (2007).

Long, T. C., N. Saleh, R. D. Tilton, G. V. Lowry, And B. Veronesi. Titanium Dioxide (P25) Produces Reactive Oxygen Species In Immortalized Microglia (Bv2): Implications For Nanoparticle Neurotoxicity. . Environmental Science & Technology.40(14): 4346–4352, (2006)

Winnik, W. M. Novel Continuous Ph/Salt Gradient And Peptide Score For Strong Cation Exchange Chromatography in 2d-Nano-Lc/Msms Peptide Identification for Proteomics. Analytical Chemistry. American Chemical Society, Washington, Dc, 77(15):4991 -4998, (2005).

Zhang, Z., C. Kleinstreuer, J. Donohue, and C. S. Kim. Comparison of Micro- and Nano-Size Particle Deposition in a Human Upper Airway Model. Journal of Aerosol Science. 36: 211–233, (2005)

Kim, C. S., H. Shi, C. Kleinstreuer, and Z. Zhang. Nano-Particle Transport and Deposition In Bifurcating Tubes With Different Inlet Conditions. Physics of Fluids, 16(7):2199-2213, (2004).