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Long-term monitoring for nanomedicine implants and drugs

Increasing globalization means that traditional occupational epidemiological approaches may no longer apply, suggesting a need for an alternative model to assess the long-term impact of nanomaterial exposure on health.

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Figure 1: Illustration of the challenge in identifying suitable nanomaterial-exposed cohorts using the traditional occupational exposure paradigm.
Figure 2: Illustration of the range of application areas of nanomedicines.


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Kendall, M., Lynch, I. Long-term monitoring for nanomedicine implants and drugs. Nature Nanotech 11, 206–210 (2016).

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