NIOSH Sub-acute Inhalation Studies with Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes (MWCNTs) by Vincent Castranova

Title: NIOSH Sub-acute Inhalation Studies with Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes (MWCNTs) Speaker: Dr. Vincent Castranova  Chief, Pathology and Physiology Research Branch, NIOSH,  CDC Distinguished Consultant,  Professor, Basic Pharmaceutical Sciences, West Virginia University Professor, Environmental and Occupational Health, University of Pittsburgh Date: June 24, 2013 Time: 1:30-2:30pm Place: 665 Huntington Ave, Building 1, Room 1302, Boston, MA 02115 Abstract:Mice were exposed … Continue reading “NIOSH Sub-acute Inhalation Studies with Multi-walled Carbon Nanotubes (MWCNTs) by Vincent Castranova”

Just Announced: CytoViva Visit

The NanoCenter is very happy to host Cytoviva as they present their latest microscope (Cytoviva) that uses the so-called “hyperspectral imaging”, i.e. measuring the scattering profile of samples, and being able to distinguish cells, and different types of materials. Especially for studies of inorganic particles with cells, it offers several advantages because it is a “label-free” detection method. … Continue reading “Just Announced: CytoViva Visit”

Joseph D. Brain Fellowship

Joseph D. Brain is the Cecil K. and Philip Drinker Professor of Environmental Physiology and former chair of the Department of Environmental Health at the Harvard School of Public Health. Dr. Brain joined the Department in 1962 as a young graduate student researching the body’s response to inhaled gases, particulates, and microbes and has remained at the School since that … Continue reading “Joseph D. Brain Fellowship”

New Website!

Our new website is launching soon. A portal to all things nano. Explore the projects, the researcher and the contact the investigators  via the highly interactive website. Use the website to explore our labs and learn more about the upcoming events. Launching day July 1st.