TITLE

More than $3 million fuels study of nanomaterials

AUTHOR(S)
Shugart, Karen
PUB. DATE
June 2011
SOURCE
Edge (East Carolina University);Summer2011, p26
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the work of Jared Brown, assistant professor of pharmacology and toxicology at the Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University (ECU). It describes Brown's research on carbon nanotubes and the effects of nanomaterials on the human body which garnered him and his colleagues more than 3.75 million U.S. dollars in grants from the U.S. National Institute of Health. It adds that an important feature of Brown's study is the damage caused by nanotubes on the lungs.
ACCESSION #
76109632

 

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