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Symposium on Nanosafety and regulatory aspects of nanomedicines and nanotechnologies

When:Tu 29-03-2016 11:00 - 17:00
Where:3111-0315, Antonius Deusinglaan 2

RUG and UMCG staff welcome

Contact:         Anna Salvati, Pharmacokinetics, Toxicology & Targeting A.Salvati@rug.nl

Programme:

11.00   Robert Geertsma, RIVM National Institute for Public Health and the Environment

Nanotechnologies in medicines and medical devices - their use and regulatory aspects.

12.00   Anna Salvati, Groningen Research Institute of Pharmacy

Unique aspects in the assessment of the safety of nanosized materials. The role of the exposure conditions and implication for in vitro and in vivo testing.

13.00   Break

14.00   Wim De Jong, RIVM National Institute for Public Health and the Environment

Safety evaluation of nanomaterials used in nanotechnologies including nanomedicines. What have we learnt so far about nanotoxicity and how to address their regulation.

15.00   Rob Vandebriel, RIVM National Institute for Public Health and the Environment

Nanosized materials and their impact on the immune system.