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NanoBEL Workshop 2018

From 6th -7th of March 2018, the BMBF-funded project NanoBEL - Biological Elimination of Complex Diagnostic Nanoparticles organizes a workshop in Jena / Germany in which the results of the project will be presented to the public and discussed together with the audience. Closing date for registration and scientific poster contributions is March 02, 2018.


Workshop Topics:

  • Nanoparticles for diagnostics in medicine
  • Magnetic particle preparation, characterization and imaging
  • Interactions between nanoparticles and cellular barriers
  • Advanced understanding of molecular toxicological mechanisms
  • Safety testing and risk assessment of nanoparticles
  • Structure-toxicity relationships of nanoparticles
  • Development and validation of alternatives for animal models in nanoparticle development


Further information on the workshop can be found in the programme flyer (PDF, 130 KB)


WHEN: 06.-07.03.2018

WHERE: Rosensäle, Friedrich Schiller University Jena, Jena, Germany

Participation & Registration: Participation in the workshop is free of charge. For registration, please contact Mr. Joachim Clement (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) via E-Mail. Registration deadline for participants and poster contributions is March 02, 2018.



Prof. Dr. Ingrid Hilger
Jena University Hospital, Am Klinikum 1, D-07747 Jena, Germany
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