Pennsylvania researchers using gene therapy have made significant improvements in vision in 12 patients with a rare inherited visual defect, a finding that suggests it may be possible to produce similar improvements in a much larger number of patients with retinitis pigmentosa and macular degeneration.
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Scientists are to investigate whether human-engineered nanoparticles which are found in sunscreen have any links with Alzheimer’s and Parkinson’s diseases.
EMMISION ASSESSMENT FOR IDENTIFICATION OF SOURCES AND RELEASE OF AIRBORNE MANUFACTURED NANOMATERIALS IN THE WORKPLACE: COMPILATION OF EXISTING GUIDANCEIn nano, Nanoscale, Policy, regulation on November 4, 2009 at 12:23 am
COMPARISON OF GUIDANCE ON SELECTION OF SKIN PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT AND RESPIRATORS FOR USE IN THE WORKPLACE: MANUFACTURED NANOMATERIALSIn nano, Nanoscale, Policy, regulation on November 4, 2009 at 12:22 am
REPORT OF AN OECD WORKSHOP ON EXPOSURE ASSESSMENT AND EXPOSURE MITIGATION: MANUFACTURED NANOMATERIALSIn nano, Nanoscale, regulation on November 4, 2009 at 12:21 am
Scientific Hearing on Risk Assessment of Nanotechnologies, Brussels, 10 September 2009