Calls to standardise nanomaterials and methods for monitoring health risks

Calls to standardise nanomaterials and methods for monitoring health risks

Weak Signal's progress: advanced

This Weak Signal came from: 
Academic/scientific journals

The source of this Weak Signal: 
Fadeel, B. et al. (2007), "There's plenty of room at the forum: Potential risks and safety assessment of engineered nanomaterials", Nanotoxicology, Volume 1, Issue 2, pp.73 - 84 http://www.informaworld.com/smpp/content~db=all?content=10.1080/17435390701565578

When did the Weak Signal manifest ? 
2005-now

Weak Signal's description 
Some recent studies demonstrate that results obtained with specific assays for toxicity may have been invalidated by the presence of investigated nanoparticles leading to false-positive outcomes.