Which applications contain certain nanomaterials?
Do humans and/or the environment get into contact with nanomaterials?
What are the consequences?
Is there a risk?

Please select an application or a material.
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How do you use the knowledge base?


Nano Basics

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The chapters on release, exposure, uptake and behavior of nanomaterials in the human body and in the environment as well as the risk assessment will give you a first overview.



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The DaNa Literature Criteria Checklist and Standard Operating Procedures or laboratory protocols provided by projects of the BMBF sponsorship program are available for download.


Cross Cutting

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Crystal structures of nanomaterials, nanoparticles and the immune system or coatings.
Learn more about different cross cutting issues.



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