Of Mice and Men and Hermaphrodites: Nano-Reproductive Toxicity Investigations

     Wild-type C. elegans hermaphrodite stained to highlight the nuclei of all cells Image source: PLoS Biol 3(1): e30

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Adverse Effects of Engineered NanoMaterials Chap 13 – Reproductive Toxicity


Acute and reproductive toxicity of nano-sized metal oxides (ZnO and TiO2) to earthworms (Eisenia fetida)


Repeated administrations of carbon nanotubes in male mice cause reversible testis damage without affecting fertility


Intracellular uptake and associated toxicity of silver nanoparticles in Caenorhabditis elegans


Mechanisms of toxicity of di(2-ethylhexyl) phthalate on the reproductive health of male zebrafish


Reproductive toxicity evaluation of vanadium in male mice


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Tags: andrology, aquatic_toxicology, developmental_nano, nanoexposure, nanometals, nanopathogenicity, nanoreproductive_toxicology, nanorisk, nanosperm, nanotoxicity, More…testicular_toxicity


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Comment by LaVerne L Poussaint on March 8, 2012 at 8:52pm

Omitted link:

"Cytotoxic and genotoxic effects of nanosilver particles in testicular cells"


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