Professor Chunying Chen, National Center for Nanoscience and Technology of China

Prof. Chunying Chen is a principal investigator at National Center for Nanoscience and Technology of China. Her research interests include the potential toxicity of nanoparticles, therapies for malignant tumors using theranostic nanomedicine systems and vaccine nanoadjuvants using nanomaterials. […]

Professor Maria Dusinska, Norwegian Institute for Air Research

Maria Dusinska is research professor (DSc.); she is senior scientist and director of GLP laboratory at NILU-Norwegian Institute for Air Research. Before coming to NILU she worked at Slovak Medical University as Head of Department of Experimental and Applied Genetics. Her research is focussed on hazard characterisation, […]

Professor Bengt Fadeel, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet

Bengt Fadeel is a Full Professor of Medical Inflammation Research at Karolinska Institutet in Stockholm. His laboratory is currently focused on hazard assessment of engineered nanomaterials including 2D materials and on basic mechanisms of inflammation and cell death. […]

Dr Helinor Johnston, Heriot Watt University

Dr Helinor Johnston is an associate professor of toxicology at Heriot Watt University and specialises in the assessment of nanomaterial hazard to human health and the environment. Her current research focuses on investigating the suitability ofemploying alternative, non-rodentmodels to screen nanomaterial safety […]

Dr Amaia Rodriguez, European Chemicals Agency

Dr. Amaia Rodríguez Ruiz is a Scientific Officer at the European Chemicals Agency (ECHA), where she is the project manager for nanomaterials within the Hazard Assessment Directorate. As project manager, she is at the interface between implementing regulation and science, working towards a consistent and scientifically sound nanomaterial regulatory assessment. She also contributes […]

Dr Tobias Stoeger, Helmholtz Zentrum München

The research interests of the molecular biologist Dr. Tobias Stoeger and his group “Dynamics of Pulmonary Inflammation” at the Helmholtz Zentrum München are focused on the biology of alveolar macrophages and mechanisms of sterile pulmonary inflammation due to inhalation of nanoparticles. Current main research topics of his group are: i) the dynamics of lung […]

Prof.dr. Martina Vijver, Leiden University

Martina G. Vijver is professor of Ecotoxicology at Leiden University since 2017. Her focus is on obtaining realistic predictions and measurements of how existing and emerging chemicals & nanomaterials potentially affect our natural environment and the organisms living therein. She is specially interested in field realistic testing, and works on pesticides, metals, microplastics and nanomaterials. […]