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Your Environment. Your Health.

Project Publications: Brown University: Nanomaterial Design for Environmental Health and Safety

Superfund Research Program

Nanomaterial Design for Environmental Health and Safety

Project Leader: Robert H. Hurt
Grant Number: P42ES013660
Funding Period: 2009-2020
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Publications

2019

  • Castilho CJ, Li D, Liu M, Liu Y, Gao H, Hurt RH. 2019. Mosquito bite prevention through graphene barrier layers. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A doi:10.1073/pnas.1906612116 PMID:31451645
  • Kabadi PK, Rodd AL, Simmons AE, Messier N, Hurt RH, Kane AB. 2019. A novel human 3D lung microtissue model for nanoparticle-induced cell-matrix alterations. Part Fibre Toxicol 16:15. doi:10.1186/s12989-019-0298-0 PMID:30943996 PMCID:PMC6448215
  • McDonough CA, Guelfo J, Higgins CP. 2019. Measuring total PFASs in water: the tradeoff between selectivity and inclusivity. Current Opinion in Environmental Science & Health 7:13-18. doi:10.1016/j.coesh.2018.08.005
  • Toral-Sanchez E, Hurt RH, Ascacio Valdes JA, Aguilar CN, Cervantes FJ, Rangel-Mendez R. 2019. Improved reductive transformation of iopromide by magnetite containing reduced graphene oxide nanosacks as electron shuttles. Colloids and Surfaces A: Physicochemical and Engineering Aspects 566:188-195. doi:10.1016/j.colsurfa.2019.01.026

2018

  • Chen P, Zhang M, Liu M, Wong IY, Hurt RH. 2018. Ultrastretchable graphene-based molecular barriers for chemical protection, detection, and actuation. ACS Nano 12:234-244. doi:10.1021/acsnano.7b05961 PMID:29165991 PMCID:PMC5780244 (in press)
  • Gray EP, Browning CL, Wang M, Gion K, Chao EY, Koski K, Kane AB, Hurt RH. 2018. Biodissolution and cellular response to MoO3 nanoribbons and a new framework for early hazard screening for 2D materials. Environ Sci Nano 5(11):2545-2559. doi:10.1039/C8EN00362A
  • Kane AB, Hurt RH, Gao H. 2018. The asbestos-carbon nanotube analogy: An update. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol 361:68-80. doi:10.1016/j.taap.2018.06.027 PMID:29960000 PMCID:PMC6298811
  • Rodd AL, Castilho CJ, Chaparro CE, Rangel-Mendez JR, Hurt RH, Kane AB. 2018. Impact of emerging, high-production-volume graphene-based materials on the bioavailability of benzo(a)pyrene to brine shrimp and fish liver cells. Environ Sci Nano 5(9):2144-2161. doi:10.1039/C8EN00352A
  • Toral-Sanchez E, Rangel-Mendez JR, Hurt RH, Ascacio Valdes JA, Aguilar CN, Cervantes FJ. 2018. Novel application of magnetic nano-carbon composite as redox mediator in the reductive biodegradation of iopromide in anaerobic continuous systems. Appl Microbiol Biotechnol 1-11. doi:10.1007/s00253-018-9250-8 PMID:30058007
  • Yao Y, Verginelli I, Suuberg EM, Eklund B. 2018. Examining the Use of USEPA's Generic Attenuation Factor in Determining Groundwater Screening Levels for Vapor Intrusion. Ground Water Monit Remediat 38(2):79-89. doi:10.1111/gwmr.12276 PMID:30524180 PMCID:PMC6277045

2017

2016

2015

  • Godwin H, Brown SS, Holden PA, Kane AB, Bergeson L, Bernard D, Beryt E, Boyes W, Clippinger A, Cohen Y, Doa M, Hendren C, Houck K, Klaessig F, Kodas T, Landsiedel R, Lynch I, Malloy T, Miller MB, Muller J, Petersen EJ, Pleus RC, Sayre P, Stone V, Sullivan KM, Tentschert J, Wallis P, Nel AE, Oberdorster G, Nameth C, Avery D. 2015. Nanomaterial categorization for assessing risk potential to facilitate regulatory decision-making. ACS Nano 9(4):3409-3417. doi:10.1021/acsnano.5b00941 PMID:25791861

2014

2013

2012

2011

  • Liu X, Sen S, Liu J, Kulaots I, Geohegan D, Kane AB, Palmore TR, Hurt RH. 2011. Antioxidant deactivation on graphenic nanocarbon surfaces. Small 7(19):2775-2785. doi:10.1002/smll.201100651 PMID:21818846 PMCID:PMC3634619 (Completed with ARRA Funds)
  • Pietruska JR, Liu X, Smith A, McNeil K, Weston P, Zhitkovich A, Hurt RH, Kane AB. 2011. Bioavailability, intracellular mobilization of nickel, and HIF-1α activation in human lung epithelial cells exposed to metallic nickel and nickel oxide nanoparticles. Toxicol Sci 124(1):138-148. doi:10.1093/toxsci/kfr206 PMID:21828359 PMCID:PMC3196652 (Completed with ARRA Funds)
  • Sanchez V, Weston P, Yan A, Hurt RH, Kane AB. 2011. A 3-dimensional in vitro model of epithelioid granulomas induced by high aspect ratio nanomaterials. Part Fibre Toxicol 8:17. doi:10.1186/1743-8977-8-17 PMID:21592387 PMCID:PMC3120675 (Completed with ARRA Funds)
  • Shi X, von dem Bussche A, Hurt RH, Kane AB, Gao H. 2011. Cell entry of one-dimensional nanomaterials occurs by tip recognition and rotation. Nat Nanotechnol 6:714-719. doi:10.1038/nnano.2011.151 PMID:21926979 PMCID:PMC3215144

2010

2009

  • Jakubek L, Marangoudakis S, Raingo J, Liu X, Lipscombe D, Hurt RH. 2009. The inhibition of neuronal calcium ion channels by trace levels of yttrium released from carbon nanotubes. Biomaterials 30(31):6351-6357. doi:10.1016/j.biomaterials.2009.08.009 PMID:19698989 PMCID:PMC2753181
  • Lee B, Sarin L, Johnson NC, Hurt RH. 2009. A nano-selenium reactive barrier approach for managing mercury over the life-cycle of compact fluorescent lamps. Environ Sci Technol 43(15):5915-20. doi:10.1021/es9013097 PMID:19731697 PMCID:PMC3595539
  • Liu X, Vinson D, Abt D, Hurt RH, Rand DM. 2009. Differential toxicity of carbon nanomaterials in Drosophila: larval dietary uptake is benign, but adult exposure causes locomotor impairment and mortality. Environ Sci Technol 43(16):6357-63. doi:10.1021/es901079z PMID:19746737 PMCID:PMC3147226
  • Sanchez V, Pietruska JR, Miselis NR, Hurt RH, Kane AB. 2009. Biopersistence and potential adverse health impacts of fibrous nanomaterials: what have we learned from asbestos?. Wiley Interdiscip Rev Nanomed Nanobiotechnol 1(5):511-529. doi:10.1002/wnan.41 PMID:20049814 PMCID:PMC2864601

2007

  • Oberdorster G, Kane AB, Klaper RD, Hurt RH. 2007. Nanotoxicology. Chapter 28 in: Casarett & Doull's Toxicology: The Basic Science of Poisons. AK.
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