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More coherence and structure in the way research is conducted should be introduced in nanotoxicology, and all stakeholders must do their part.

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  1. Françoise Schrurs and Dominique Lison are at the Louvain Centre of Toxicology and Applied Pharmacology, Université catholique de Louvain, Avenue E. Mounier, Box B1.52.12, 1200 Brussels, Belgium

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