Andre Nel, M.B.Ch.B., Ph.D.

Work Titles and Affiliation
California NanoSystems Institute Chief, Division of NanoMedicine, Director and PI, NSF/EPA-funded Center for Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology , California NanoSystems Institute
UCLA Division Chief, NanoMedicine Professor, Medicine
M.B.Ch.B., University of Stellenbosch, Capetown, R.S.A, 1975
Ph.D., University Stellenbosch, 1987
Academic Experience:
2010 - 2015 Director, NIEHS-funded Center for NanoBiology and Predictive Toxicology
2009 - 2013 Chinese Academy of Science Distinguished Visiting Professorship and Honorary Member, Chinese Academy of Science, Beijing
2006 - 2013 Founder/Director, UC Lead Campus NanoToxicology Research Training Program
1991 American Board of Allergy and Immunology
1989 American Board of Internal Medicine
Honors and Awards:
2012 - Speaker, The President Harry S. Truman Distinguished Award , Sandia National Laboratories, Albuquerque, New Mexico
2011 - Co-Chair, Nanotechnology Environmental Health and Safety (EHS) in the U.S. Science and Technology Working Group visit to Moscow, Russia. Group chaired by U.S. Director of the Office of Science and Technology Policy, John Holdren, and Russian Minister of Education and Science Technology, Andrey Fursenko, under the U.S.-Russia Bilateral Presidential Commission.
2010 - Co-Chair, US-Russia Nanotechnology Experts Meeting at the US State Dept (George Marshall Conference Center). This meeting was conducted under the U.S.-Russia Bilateral Presidential Commission., National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI)
2010 - Invited participant, PCAST panel for the review of the NNI, National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI)
2010 - Co-chair, US-Russia Nanotechnology Experts Meeting at the US State Dept (George Marshall Conference Center) on This meeting was conducted under the U.S.-Russia Bilateral Presidential Commission, National Nanotechnology Initiative (NNI)
2008 - 2010 Thompson Reuters Science Watch, Currents Classics nomination for 2006 Science paper (“Toxic potential of materials at the nanolevel”) on two separate occasions in the categories Multidisciplinary Science (2008) and Pharmacology and Toxicology (2010).
1998 - 2012 Peer selected inclusion, Best Doctors in America

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Detailed Biography:

Andre Nel is a tenured Professor and practicing allergist/immunologist at UCLA. Dr Nel is Director of the UC Center for the Environmental Impact of Nanotechnology (CEIN), Director of the Center for Nanobiology + Predictive Toxicology, and Co-Director of the UCLA Nanomachine Center.

Dr. Nel obtained his M.B.,Ch.B. degree in Cape Town, South Africa, and subsequently did a post-doctoral fellowship in Immunology at MUSC, which was followed by doctoral thesis on his research.

Dr. Nel is a member of the ASCI, AAAAI, AAI and the Western Association of Physicians. He served as Chair of the Allergy, Immunology, and Transplantation Research Committee, one of the NIAID Study Sections for the review of Training Grants. Link to my PubMed publications.


Li Ning, Harkema Jack R, Lewandowski Ryan P, Wang Meiying, Bramble Lori A, Gookin Glenn R, Ning Zhi, Kleinman Michael T, Sioutas Constantinos, Nel Andre E   Ambient ultrafine particles provide a strong adjuvant effect in the secondary immune response: implication for traffic-related asthma flares Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol, 2010; 299(3): L374-83.
Ji Zhaoxia, Jin Xue, George Saji, Xia Tian, Meng Huan, Wang Xiang, Suarez Elizabeth, Zhang Haiyuan, Hoek Eric M V, Godwin Hilary, Nel Andre E, Zink Jeffrey I   Dispersion and stability optimization of TiO2 nanoparticles in cell culture media Environ Sci Technol, 2010; 44(19): 7309-14.
Meng Huan, Liong Monty, Xia Tian, Li Zongxi, Ji Zhaoxia, Zink Jeffrey I, Nel Andre E   Engineered design of mesoporous silica nanoparticles to deliver doxorubicin and P-glycoprotein siRNA to overcome drug resistance in a cancer cell line ACS Nano, 2010; 4(8): 4539-50.
Kang Xuedong, Li Ning, Wang Meiying, Boontheung Pinmanee, Sioutas Constantinos, Harkema Jack R, Bramble Lori A, Nel Andre E, Loo Joseph A   Adjuvant effects of ambient particulate matter monitored by proteomics of bronchoalveolar lavage fluid Proteomics, 2010; 10(3): 520-31.
George Saji, Pokhrel Suman, Xia Tian, Gilbert Benjamin, Ji Zhaoxia, Schowalter Marco, Rosenauer Andreas, Damoiseaux Robert, Bradley Kenneth A, Mädler Lutz, Nel Andre E   Use of a rapid cytotoxicity screening approach to engineer a safer zinc oxide nanoparticle through iron doping ACS nano, 2010; 4(1): 15-29.
Godwin Hilary A, Chopra Kabir, Bradley Kenneth A, Cohen Yoram, Harthorn Barbara Herr, Hoek Eric M V, Holden Patricia, Keller Arturo A, Lenihan Hunter S, Nisbet Roger M, Nel Andre E   The University of California Center for the Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology Environ Sci Technol, 2009; 43(17): 6453-7.
Ning Li, Meiying Wang, Lori A. Bramble, Debra A. Schmitz, James J. Schauer, Constantinos Sioutas, Jack R. Harkema, Andre E. Nel   The Adjuvant Effect of Ambient Particulate Matter Is Closely Reflected by the Particulate Oxidant Potential Environ Health Perspect, 2009; 117(7): 1116-23 .
Araujo Jesus A, Nel Andre E   Particulate matter and atherosclerosis: role of particle size, composition and oxidative stress Particle and fibre toxicology, 2009; 6(10): 24.
Xia Tian, Kovochich Michael, Liong Monty, Meng Huan, Kabehie Sanaz, George Saji, Zink Jeffrey I, Nel Andre E   Polyethyleneimine coating enhances the cellular uptake of mesoporous silica nanoparticles and allows safe delivery of siRNA and DNA constructs ACS nano, 2009; 3(10): 3273-86.
Li Ning, Wang Meiying, Bramble Lori A, Schmitz Debra A, Schauer James J, Sioutas Constantinos, Harkema Jack R, Nel Andre E   The adjuvant effect of ambient particulate matter is closely reflected by the particulate oxidant potential Environ Health Perspect, 2009; 117(7): 1116-23.
Nel A   Air Pollution-Related Illness: Biomolecular Effects of Particles Science, 2005; 308(5273): 804-6.
Zhang Haiyuan, Ji Zhaoxia, Xia Tian, Meng Huan, Low-Kam Cecile, Liu Rong, Pokhrel Suman, Lin Sijie, Wang Xiang, Liao Yu-Pei, Wang Meiying, Li Linjiang, Rallo Robert, Damoiseaux Robert, Telesca Donatello, Madler Lutz, Cohen Yoram, Zink Jeffrey I, Nel Andre E   Use of Metal Oxide Nanoparticle Band Gap To Develop a Predictive Paradigm for Oxidative Stress and Acute Pulmonary Inflammation ACS nano, 2012; 273(5): .
Li Ning, Nel Andre E   Feasibility of biomarker studies for engineered nanoparticles: what can be learned from air pollution research Journal of occupational and environmental medicine / American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 2011; 53(6 Suppl): S74-9.
Zhang Haiyuan, Xia Tian, Meng Huan, Xue Min, George Saji, Ji Zhaoxia, Wang Xiang, Liu Rong, Wang Meiying, France Bryan, Rallo Robert, Damoiseaux Robert, Cohen Yoram, Bradley Kenneth A, Zink Jeffrey I, Nel Andre E   Differential expression of syndecan-1 mediates cationic nanoparticle toxicity in undifferentiated versus differentiated normal human bronchial epithelial cells ACS nano, 2011; 5(4): 2756-69.
George Saji, Xia Tian, Rallo Robert, Zhao Yan, Ji Zhaoxia, Lin Sijie, Wang Xiang, Zhang Haiyuan, France Bryan, Schoenfeld David, Damoiseaux Robert, Liu Rong, Lin Shuo, Bradley Kenneth A, Cohen Yoram, Nel André E   Use of a high-throughput screening approach coupled with in vivo zebrafish embryo screening to develop hazard ranking for engineered nanomaterials ACS nano, 2011; 5(3): 1805-17.
Xia Tian, Zhao Yan, Sager Tina, George Saji, Pokhrel Suman, Li Ning, Schoenfeld David, Meng Huan, Lin Sijie, Wang Xiang, Wang Meiying, Ji Zhaoxia, Zink Jeffrey I, Mädler Lutz, Castranova Vincent, Lin Shuo, Nel Andre E   Decreased dissolution of ZnO by iron doping yields nanoparticles with reduced toxicity in the rodent lung and zebrafish embryos ACS nano, 2011; 5(2): 1223-35.
Rallo Robert, France Bryan, Liu Rong, Nair Sumitra, George Saji, Damoiseaux Robert, Giralt Francesc, Nel Andre, Bradley Kenneth, Cohen Yoram   Self-organizing map analysis of toxicity-related cell signaling pathways for metal and metal oxide nanoparticles Environmental science & technology, 2011; 45(4): 1695-702.
Thomas Courtney R, George Saji, Horst Allison M, Ji Zhaoxia, Miller Robert J, Peralta-Videa Jose R, Xia Tian, Pokhrel Suman, Mädler Lutz, Gardea-Torresdey Jorge L, Holden Patricia A, Keller Arturo A, Lenihan Hunter S, Nel Andre E, Zink Jeffrey I   Nanomaterials in the environment: from materials to high-throughput screening to organisms ACS nano, 2011; 5(1): 13-20.
Wang Xiang, Xia Tian, Ntim Susana Addo, Ji Zhaoxia, George Saji, Meng Huan, Zhang Haiyuan, Castranova Vincent, Mitra Somenath, Nel André E   Quantitative techniques for assessing and controlling the dispersion and biological effects of multiwalled carbon nanotubes in mammalian tissue culture cells ACS nano, 2010; 4(12): 7241-52.
Meng Huan, Xia Tian, George Saji, Nel Andre E   A predictive toxicological paradigm for the safety assessment of nanomaterials ACS nano, 2009; 3(7): 1620-7.
Nel Andre E, Mädler Lutz, Velegol Darrell, Xia Tian, Hoek Eric M V, Somasundaran Ponisseril, Klaessig Fred, Castranova Vince, Thompson Mike   Understanding biophysicochemical interactions at the nano-bio interface Nature materials, 2009; 8(7): 543-57.
Zhang Lifeng, Wang Meiying, Kang Xuedong, Boontheung Pinmanee, Li Ning, Nel Andre E, Loo Joseph A   Oxidative stress and asthma: proteome analysis of chitinase-like proteins and FIZZ1 in lung tissue and bronchoalveolar lavage fluid Journal of proteome research, 2009; 8(4): 1631-8.
Xia Tian, Li Ning, Nel Andre E   Potential health impact of nanoparticles Annual review of public health, 2009; 30(4): 137-50.
Klichko Yaroslav, Liong Monty, Choi Eunshil, Angelos Sarah, Nel Andre E, Stoddart J Fraser, Tamanoi Fuyuhiko, Zink Jeffrey I   Mesostructured Silica for Optical Functionality, Nanomachines, and Drug Delivery Journal of the American Ceramic Society. American Ceramic Society, 2009; 92(s1): s2-s10.
Xia Tian, Kovochich Michael, Liong Monty, Mädler Lutz, Gilbert Benjamin, Shi Haibin, Yeh Joanne I, Zink Jeffrey I, Nel Andre E   Comparison of the mechanism of toxicity of zinc oxide and cerium oxide nanoparticles based on dissolution and oxidative stress properties ACS nano, 2008; 2(10): 2121-34.
Schröder Nicolas W J, Crother Timothy R, Naiki Yoshikazu, Chen Shuang, Wong Michelle H, Yilmaz Atilla, Slepenkin Anatoly, Schulte Danica, Alsabeh Randa, Doherty Terence M, Peterson Ellena, Nel Andre E, Arditi Moshe   Innate immune responses during respiratory tract infection with a bacterial pathogen induce allergic airway sensitization The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology, 2008; 122(3): 595-602.e5.
Xia Tian, Rome Leonard, Nel Andre   Nanobiology: particles slip cell security Nature materials, 2008; 7(7): 519-20.
Liong Monty, Lu Jie, Kovochich Michael, Xia Tian, Ruehm Stefan G, Nel Andre E, Tamanoi Fuyuhiko, Zink Jeffrey I   Multifunctional inorganic nanoparticles for imaging, targeting, and drug delivery ACS nano, 2008; 2(5): 889-96.
Kim Hyon-Jeen, Barajas Berenice, Wang Meiying, Nel Andre E   Nrf2 activation by sulforaphane restores the age-related decrease of T(H)1 immunity: role of dendritic cells The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology, 2008; 121(5): 1255-1261.e7.
Chatila Talal A, Li Ning, Garcia-Lloret Maria, Kim Hyon-Jeen, Nel Andre E   T-cell effector pathways in allergic diseases: transcriptional mechanisms and therapeutic targets The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology, 2008; 121(4): 812-23; quiz 824-5.
Araujo Jesus A, Barajas Berenice, Kleinman Michael, Wang Xuping, Bennett Brian J, Gong Ke Wei, Navab Mohamad, Harkema Jack, Sioutas Constantinos, Lusis Aldons J, Nel Andre E   Ambient particulate pollutants in the ultrafine range promote early atherosclerosis and systemic oxidative stress Circulation research, 2008; 102(5): 589-96.
Bernstein Jonathan A, Alexis Neil, Bacchus Hyacinth, Bernstein I Leonard, Fritz Pat, Horner Elliot, Li Ning, Mason Stephany, Nel Andre, Oullette John, Reijula Kari, Reponen Tina, Seltzer James, Smith Alisa, Tarlo Susan M   The health effects of non-industrial indoor air pollution The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology, 2008; 121(3): 585-91.
Riedl Marc A, Nel Andre E   Importance of oxidative stress in the pathogenesis and treatment of asthma Current opinion in allergy and clinical immunology, 2008; 8(1): 49-56.
Xia Tian, Kovochich Michael, Liong Monty, Zink Jeffrey I, Nel Andre E   Cationic polystyrene nanosphere toxicity depends on cell-specific endocytic and mitochondrial injury pathways ACS nano, 2008; 2(1): 85-96.
Ayres Jon G, Borm Paul, Cassee Flemming R, Castranova Vincent, Donaldson Ken, Ghio Andy, Harrison Roy M, Hider Robert, Kelly Frank, Kooter Ingeborg M, Marano Francelyne, Maynard Robert L, Mudway Ian, Nel Andre, Sioutas Constantinos, Smith Steve, Baeza-Squiban Armelle, Cho Art, Duggan Sean, Froines John   Evaluating the toxicity of airborne particulate matter and nanoparticles by measuring oxidative stress potential--a workshop report and consensus statement Inhalation toxicology, 2008; 20(1): 75-99.
Jung EunMi Juliana, Avliyakulov Nuraly K, Boontheung Pinmanee, Loo Joseph A, Nel Andre E   Pro-oxidative DEP chemicals induce heat shock proteins and an unfolding protein response in a bronchial epithelial cell line as determined by DIGE analysis Proteomics, 2007; 7(21): 3906-18.
Shi Haibin, Xia Tian, Nel Andre E, Yeh Joanne I   Part II: coordinated biosensors--development of enhanced nanobiosensors for biological and medical applications Nanomedicine (London, England), 2007; 2(5): 599-614.
Kim Hyon-Jeen, Barajas Berenice, Chan Ray Chun-Fai, Nel Andre E   Glutathione depletion inhibits dendritic cell maturation and delayed-type hypersensitivity: implications for systemic disease and immunosenescence The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology, 2007; 119(5): 1225-33.
Lu Jie, Liong Monty, Sherman Sean, Xia Tian, Kovochich Michael, Nel Andre E, Zink Jeffrey I, Tamanoi Fuyuhiko   Mesoporous Silica Nanoparticles for Cancer Therapy: Energy-Dependent Cellular Uptake and Delivery of Paclitaxel to Cancer Cells Nanobiotechnology : the journal at the intersection of nanotechnology, molecular biology, and biomedical sciences, 2007; 3(2): 89-95.
Xia Tian, Kovochich Michael, Nel Andre E   Impairment of mitochondrial function by particulate matter (PM) and their toxic components: implications for PM-induced cardiovascular and lung disease Frontiers in bioscience : a journal and virtual library, 2007; 12(2): 1238-46.
Gong Ke Wei, Zhao Wei, Li Ning, Barajas Berenice, Kleinman Michael, Sioutas Constantinos, Horvath Steve, Lusis Aldons J, Nel Andre, Araujo Jesus A   Air-pollutant chemicals and oxidized lipids exhibit genome-wide synergistic effects on endothelial cells Genome biology, 2007; 8(7): R149.
Chan Ray Chun-Fai, Wang Meiying, Li Ning, Yanagawa Yoshiki, Onoé Kazunori, Lee James J, Nel Andre E   Pro-oxidative diesel exhaust particle chemicals inhibit LPS-induced dendritic cell responses involved in T-helper differentiation The Journal of allergy and clinical immunology, 2006; 118(2): 455-65.
Xia Tian, Kovochich Michael, Brant Jonathan, Hotze Matt, Sempf Joan, Oberley Terry, Sioutas Constantinos, Yeh Joanne I, Wiesner Mark R, Nel Andre E   Comparison of the abilities of ambient and manufactured nanoparticles to induce cellular toxicity according to an oxidative stress paradigm Nano letters, 2006; 6(8): 1794-807.
Phalen Robert F, Oldham Michael J, Nel Andre E   Tracheobronchial particle dose considerations for in vitro toxicology studies Toxicological sciences : an official journal of the Society of Toxicology, 2006; 92(1): 126-32.
Barnes Charles S, Alexis Neil E, Bernstein Jonathan A, Cohn John R, Demain Jeffrey G, Horner Elliott, Levetin Estelle, Nel Andre, Phipatanakul Wanda   Climate Change and Our Environment: The Effect on Respiratory and Allergic Disease The journal of allergy and clinical immunology in practice, 2013; 1(2): 137-141.
Gilmour M Ian, Jaakkola Maritta S, London Stephanie J, Nel Andre E, Rogers Christine A   How exposure to environmental tobacco smoke, outdoor air pollutants, and increased pollen burdens influences the incidence of asthma Environmental health perspectives, 2006; 114(4): 627-33.
Meng Huan, Mai Wilson X, Zhang Haiyuan, Xue Min, Xia Tian, Lin Sijie, Wang Xiang, Zhao Yang, Ji Zhaoxia, Zink Jeffrey I, Nel Andre E   Codelivery of an optimal drug/siRNA combination using mesoporous silica nanoparticles to overcome drug resistance in breast cancer in vitro and in vivo ACS nano, 2013; 7(2): 994-1005.
Nel Andre, Xia Tian, Mädler Lutz, Li Ning   Toxic potential of materials at the nanolevel Science (New York, N.Y.), 2006; 311(5761): 622-7.
Bonnell Dawn A, Buriak Jillian M, Chan Warren C W, Hafner Jason H, Hammond Paula T, Hersam Mark C, Javey Ali, Kotov Nicholas A, Nel Andre E, Nordlander Peter J, Penner Reginald M, Rogach Andrey L, Schaak Ray E, Stevens Molly M, Wee Andrew T S, Willson C Grant, Weiss Paul S   We take it personally ACS nano, 2012; 6(12): 10417-9.
Xia Tian, Kovochich Michael, Nel Andre   The role of reactive oxygen species and oxidative stress in mediating particulate matter injury Clinics in occupational and environmental medicine, 2006; 5(4): 817-36.
Pokhrel Suman, Nel Andre E, Mädler Lutz   Custom-Designed Nanomaterial Libraries for Testing Metal Oxide Toxicity Accounts of chemical research, 2012; 6(12): .
Zhang Haiyuan, Dunphy Darren R, Jiang Xingmao, Meng Huan, Sun Bingbing, Tarn Derrick, Xue Min, Wang Xiang, Lin Sijie, Ji Zhaoxia, Li Ruibin, Garcia Fred L, Yang Jing, Kirk Martin L, Xia Tian, Zink Jeffrey I, Nel Andre, Brinker C Jeffrey   Processing pathway dependence of amorphous silica nanoparticle toxicity: colloidal vs pyrolytic Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2012; 134(38): 15790-804.
Zhao Yuliang, Nel Andre, Riehemann Kristina   Filling Knowledge Gaps that Distinguish the Safety Profiles of Nano versus Bulk Materials Small (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany), 2013; 9(9-10): 1426-7.
Gilbert Benjamin, Fakra Sirine C, Xia Tian, Pokhrel Suman, Mädler Lutz, Nel André E   The fate of ZnO nanoparticles administered to human bronchial epithelial cells ACS nano, 2012; 6(6): 4921-30.
Lin Sijie, Zhao Yan, Nel Andre E, Lin Shuo   Zebrafish: An In Vivo Model for Nano EHS Studies Small (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany), 2013; 9(9-10): 1608-18.
Ji Zhaoxia, Wang Xiang, Zhang Haiyuan, Lin Sijie, Meng Huan, Sun Bingbing, George Saji, Xia Tian, Nel André E, Zink Jeffrey I   Designed synthesis of CeO2 nanorods and nanowires for studying toxicological effects of high aspect ratio nanomaterials ACS nano, 2012; 6(6): 5366-80.
Lin Sijie, Zhao Yan, Ji Zhaoxia, Ear Jason, Chang Chong Hyun, Zhang Haiyuan, Low-Kam Cecile, Yamada Kristin, Meng Huan, Wang Xiang, Liu Rong, Pokhrel Suman, Mädler Lutz, Damoiseaux Robert, Xia Tian, Godwin Hilary A, Lin Shuo, Nel Andre E   Zebrafish High-Throughput Screening to Study the Impact of Dissolvable Metal Oxide Nanoparticles on the Hatching Enzyme, ZHE1 Small (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany), 2013; 9(9-10): 1776-85.
Zamboni William C, Torchilin Vladimir, Patri Anil K, Hrkach Jeff, Stern Stephen, Lee Robert, Nel Andre, Panaro Nicholas J, Grodzinski Piotr   Best practices in cancer nanotechnology: perspective from NCI nanotechnology alliance Clinical cancer research : an official journal of the American Association for Cancer Research, 2012; 18(12): 3229-41.
Xia Tian, Malasarn Davin, Lin Sijie, Ji Zhaoxia, Zhang Haiyuan, Miller Robert J, Keller Arturo A, Nisbet Roger M, Harthorn Barbara H, Godwin Hilary A, Lenihan Hunter S, Liu Rong, Gardea-Torresdey Jorge, Cohen Yoram, Mädler Lutz, Holden Patricia A, Zink Jeffrey I, Nel Andre E   Implementation of a Multidisciplinary Approach to Solve Complex Nano EHS Problems by the UC Center for the Environmental Implications of Nanotechnology Small (Weinheim an der Bergstrasse, Germany), 2013; 9(9-10): 1428-43.
Liu Rong, Zhang Hai Yuan, Ji Zhao Xia, Rallo Robert, Xia Tian, Chang Chong Hyun, Nel Andre, Cohen Yoram   Development of structure-activity relationship for metal oxide nanoparticles Nanoscale, 2013; 9(9-10): .
Nel Andre, Xia Tian, Meng Huan, Wang Xiang, Lin Sijie, Ji Zhaoxia, Zhang Haiyuan   Nanomaterial Toxicity Testing in the 21st Century: Use of a Predictive Toxicological Approach and High-Throughput Screening Accounts of chemical research, 2012; 12(6): .
Xia Tian, Hamilton Jr Raymond F, Bonner James C, Crandall Edward D, Elder Alison, Fazlollahi Farnoosh, Girtsman Teri A, Kim Kwang, Mitra Somenath, Ntim Susana A, Orr Galya, Tagmount Mani, Taylor Alexia J, Telesca Donatello, Tolic Ana, Vulpe Christopher D, Walker Andrea J, Wang Xiang, Witzmann Frank A, Wu Nianqiang, Xie Yumei, Zink Jeffrey I, Nel Andre, Holian Andrij   Interlaboratory Evaluation of in Vitro Cytotoxicity and Inflammatory Responses to Engineered Nanomaterials: The NIEHS Nano Go Consortium Environmental health perspectives, 2013; 9(9-10): .
Bonner James C, Silva Rona M, Taylor Alexia J, Brown Jared M, Hilderbrand Susana C, Castranova Vincent, Porter Dale, Elder Alison, Oberdörster Günter, Harkema Jack R, Bramble Lori A, Kavanagh Terrance J, Botta Dianne, Nel Andre, Pinkerton Kent E   Interlaboratory Evaluation of Rodent Pulmonary Responses to Engineered Nanomaterials: The NIEHS Nano Go Consortium Environmental health perspectives, 2013; 9(9-10): .
George Saji, Lin Sijie, Ji Zhaoxia, Thomas Courtney R, Li LinJiang, Mecklenburg Mathew, Meng Huan, Wang Xiang, Zhang Haiyuan, Xia Tian, Hohman J Nathan, Lin Shuo, Zink Jeffrey I, Weiss Paul S, Nel André E   Surface defects on plate-shaped silver nanoparticles contribute to its hazard potential in a fish gill cell line and zebrafish embryos ACS nano, 2012; 6(5): 3745-59.
Li Ning, Wang Meiying, Barajas Berenice, Sioutas Constantinos, Williams Marc A, Nel Andre E   Nrf2 Deficiency in Dendritic Cells Enhances the Adjuvant Effect of Ambient Ultrafine Particles on Allergic Sensitization Journal of innate immunity, 2013; 9(9-10): .
Clemens Daniel L, Lee Bai-Yu, Xue Min, Thomas Courtney R, Meng Huan, Ferris Daniel, Nel Andre E, Zink Jeffrey I, Horwitz Marcus A   Targeted intracellular delivery of antituberculosis drugs to Mycobacterium tuberculosis-infected macrophages via functionalized mesoporous silica nanoparticles Antimicrobial agents and chemotherapy, 2012; 56(5): 2535-45.
Liu Rong, Lin Sijie, Rallo Robert, Zhao Yan, Damoiseaux Robert, Xia Tian, Lin Shuo, Nel Andre, Cohen Yoram   Automated phenotype recognition for zebrafish embryo based in vivo high throughput toxicity screening of engineered nano-materials PloS one, 2012; 7(4): e35014.
Wang Xiang, Xia Tian, Ntim Susana Addo, Ji Zhaoxia, Lin Sijie, Meng Huan, Chung Choong-Heui, George Saji, Zhang Haiyuan, Wang Meiying, Li Ning, Yang Yang, Castranova Vincent, Mitra Somenath, Bonner James C, Nel André E   Dispersal state of multiwalled carbon nanotubes elicits profibrogenic cellular responses that correlate with fibrogenesis biomarkers and fibrosis in the murine lung ACS nano, 2011; 5(12): 9772-87.
Lin Sijie, Zhao Yan, Xia Tian, Meng Huan, Ji Zhaoxia, Liu Rong, George Saji, Xiong Sijing, Wang Xiang, Zhang Haiyuan, Pokhrel Suman, Mädler Lutz, Damoiseaux Robert, Lin Shuo, Nel Andre E   High content screening in zebrafish speeds up hazard ranking of transition metal oxide nanoparticles ACS nano, 2011; 5(9): 7284-95.
George Saji, Pokhrel Suman, Ji Zhaoxia, Henderson Bryana L, Xia Tian, Li LinJiang, Zink Jeffrey I, Nel André E, Mädler Lutz   Role of Fe doping in tuning the band gap of TiO2 for the photo-oxidation-induced cytotoxicity paradigm Journal of the American Chemical Society, 2011; 133(29): 11270-8.
Ji, Z., Wang, X., Zhang, H., Lin, S., Meng, H., Sun, B., George, S., Xia, T., Nel, A.E, and Zink, J.I.   Designed Synthesis of CeO2 Nanorods and Nanowires for Studying Toxicological Effects of High Aspect Ratio Nanomaterials ACS nano, 2012; 6(6): 5366-5380.
Wang, X., Xia, T., Duch, M.C., Ji, X., Zhang, H., Li, R., Sun, B., Lin, S., Meng, H., Liao,Y., Wang, M., Song, T.,Yang, Y., Hersam, M.C., and Nel, A.E   Pluronic F108 Coating Decreases the Lung Fibrosis Potential of Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes by Reducing Lysosomal Injury ACS nano, 2012; 12(6): 3050-3061.
Li, R., Wang, X., Ji, Zhaoxia., Sun, B., Zhang, H., Chang, C.H., Li, S., Meng, H., Liao, Y.P., Wang, M., Li, Z., Hwang, A.A., Song, T.B., Xu, R., Yang, Y., Zink, J.I., Nel, A.E., Xia, T   Surface Charge and Cellular Processing of Covalently Functionalized Multiwall Carbon Nanotubes Determine Pulmonary Toxicity ACS nano, 2013; 7(3): 2352-2368.
Liu, R., Rallo, R., George, S., Jia, S., Nair, S., Nel, A.E., and Cohen, Y.   Classification nano-SAR modeling for the cytoxicity of a family of metal oxide nanoparticles Small, 2011; 7(8): 1118-1126.
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AMP-Activated Protein Kinases ARNTL Transcription Factors Accounting Acetylcysteine Achievement Acids Activating Transcription Factor 1 Activating Transcription Factor 2 Activating Transcription Factor 3 Activating Transcription Factor 4 Activating Transcription Factor 6 Activating Transcription Factors Adenylate Cyclase Adjuvants, Immunologic Administration, Inhalation Adoptive Transfer Aerosols Aging Air Pollutants Air Pollution Algorithms Alpha Particles Angiolymphoid Hyperplasia with Eosinophilia Animals Annexins Anti-Inflammatory Agents Antibody Formation Antibody-Dependent Cell Cytotoxicity Antigen Presentation Antigens Antineoplastic Agents Antioxidants Apoptosis AraC Transcription Factor Asthma Awareness Back Basic Helix-Loop-Helix Leucine Zipper Transcription Factors Basic Helix-Loop-Helix Transcription Factors Basic-Leucine Zipper Transcription Factors Beta Particles Biological Assay Biological Availability Biological Markers Biology Biomarkers, Pharmacological Biometry Blotting, Western Bone Marrow Bone Marrow Cells Bronchi Bronchoalveolar Lavage Budgets CCAAT-Enhancer-Binding Proteins CDC2 Protein Kinase CDC28 Protein Kinase, S cerevisiae COUP Transcription Factor I COUP Transcription Factor II COUP Transcription Factors Calcifying Nanoparticles Calcium Calcium-Binding Proteins Calcium-Calmodulin-Dependent Protein Kinase Kinase Calcium-Calmodulin-Dependent Protein Kinase Type 1 Calcium-Calmodulin-Dependent Protein Kinase Type 2 Calcium-Calmodulin-Dependent Protein Kinase Type 4 Calcium-Calmodulin-Dependent Protein Kinases Calmodulin-Binding Proteins Camptothecin Cardiovascular Diseases Cell Count Cell Cycle Proteins Cell Death Cell Differentiation Cell Line Cell Line, Tumor Cell Membrane Cell Migration Assays, Macrophage Cell Nucleus Cell Survival Cell-Derived Microparticles Cells Cells, Cultured Cellular Structures Cerium Chemical Engineering Chemistry Chemokine CCL1 Chemokine CCL11 Chemokine CCL17 Chemokine CCL19 Chemokine CCL2 Chemokine CCL20 Chemokine CCL21 Chemokine CCL22 Chemokine CCL24 Chemokine CCL27 Chemokine CCL3 Chemokine CCL4 Chemokine CCL5 Chemokine CCL7 Chemokine CCL8 Chemokine CX3CL1 Chemokine CXCL1 Chemokine CXCL10 Chemokine CXCL11 Chemokine CXCL12 Chemokine CXCL13 Chemokine CXCL2 Chemokine CXCL5 Chemokine CXCL6 Chemokine CXCL9 Chemokines Chemokines, C Chemokines, CC Chemokines, CX3C Chemokines, CXC Chemotactic Factors, Eosinophil Chlorophyll Binding Proteins Communication Computer Simulation Conflict (Psychology) Connective Tissue Growth Factor Consensus Contracts Coumarins Culture Media Cyclic AMP-Dependent Protein Kinase Catalytic Subunits Cyclic AMP-Dependent Protein Kinase RIIalpha Subunit Cyclic AMP-Dependent Protein Kinase RIIbeta Subunit Cyclic AMP-Dependent Protein Kinase RIalpha Subunit Cyclic AMP-Dependent Protein Kinase RIbeta Subunit Cyclic AMP-Dependent Protein Kinase Type I Cyclic AMP-Dependent Protein Kinase Type II Cyclic AMP-Dependent Protein Kinases Cyclic GMP-Dependent Protein Kinase Type I Cyclic GMP-Dependent Protein Kinase Type II Cyclic GMP-Dependent Protein Kinases Cyclic Nucleotide-Regulated Protein Kinases Cytokine Receptor Common beta Subunit Cytokine Receptor gp130 Cytokine-Induced Killer Cells Cytokines Cytokinesis Cytosol Cytotoxicity Tests, Immunologic Cytotoxicity, Immunologic Cytotoxins DNA DNA Damage DNA-Activated Protein Kinase DNA-Binding Proteins Decision Making Dendritic Cells Diagnosis Dioxins Disease Disease Susceptibility Dissection Dose-Response Relationship, Drug Doxorubicin Drug Carriers Drug Delivery Systems E2F Transcription Factors E2F1 Transcription Factor E2F2 Transcription Factor E2F3 Transcription Factor E2F4 Transcription Factor E2F5 Transcription Factor E2F6 Transcription Factor E2F7 Transcription Factor Early Growth Response Transcription Factors Ecotoxicology Electron Transport Electronics Electrophoresis Elementary Particle Interactions Elementary Particles Eligibility Determination Embryo, Nonmammalian Endocytosis Endothelial Cells Endothelial Growth Factors Engineering Environment Environmental Exposure Environmental Health Environmental Monitoring Environmental Pollutants Enzyme Induction Enzyme Inhibitors Enzyme-Linked Immunosorbent Assay Enzymes Eosinophil Cationic Protein Eosinophil Granule Proteins Eosinophil Major Basic Protein Eosinophil Peroxidase Eosinophil-Derived Neurotoxin Eosinophilia Eosinophilia-Myalgia Syndrome Eosinophilic Esophagitis Eosinophilic Granuloma Eosinophils Epidermal Growth Factor Epithelial Cells Epithelium Exercise Fatty Acid-Binding Proteins Federal Government Fibroblast Growth Factor 1 Fibroblast Growth Factor 10 Fibroblast Growth Factor 2 Fibroblast Growth Factor 3 Fibroblast Growth Factor 4 Fibroblast Growth Factor 5 Fibroblast Growth Factor 6 Fibroblast Growth Factor 7 Fibroblast Growth Factor 8 Fibroblast Growth Factor 9 Fibroblast Growth Factors Fibrosis Flow Cytometry Forkhead Transcription Factors Free Radical Scavengers Free Radicals Fullerenes Fushi Tarazu Transcription Factors GA-Binding Protein Transcription Factor GATA Transcription Factors GATA1 Transcription Factor GATA2 Transcription Factor GATA3 Transcription Factor GATA4 Transcription Factor GATA5 Transcription Factor GATA6 Transcription Factor GTP-Binding Proteins Gene Targeting Genes, Intracisternal A-Particle Genomics Glutathione Goals Government Agencies Granulocyte-Macrophage Colony-Stimulating Factor Granulocyte-Macrophage Progenitor Cells Group Processes Guanine Nucleotide Exchange Factors Hazardous Substances Head Health Hematopoietic Cell Growth Factors Heme Oxygenase (Decyclizing) Heme Oxygenase-1 Hepatocyte Growth Factor Heterotrimeric GTP-Binding Proteins High-Throughput Screening Assays Histology Housing Humans Hydrogen Bonding Hydrogen-Ion Concentration Hypereosinophilic Syndrome Hypersensitivity Ikaros Transcription Factor Immune System Immunoglobulin E Immunoprecipitation Industry Inflammation Inflammation Mediators Inhalation Exposure Inositol Phosphates Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 1 Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 2 Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 3 Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 4 Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 5 Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Protein 6 Insulin-Like Growth Factor Binding Proteins Insulin-Like Growth Factor I Insulin-Like Growth Factor II Integrins Intellectual Property Interferon-gamma Interleukin-12 Interleukin-4 Intervention Studies Ions Iron Iron-Binding Proteins JNK Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases Knowledge Kruppel-Like Transcription Factors Laboratories Latent TGF-beta Binding Proteins Lead Leadership Leukemia, Eosinophilic, Acute Libraries Library Materials Ligands Light Lipids Literature Luciferases Lung Lung Diseases Lung Injury Lymphocyte Activation Lymphocyte Specific Protein Tyrosine Kinase p56(lck) Lysosomes MSX1 Transcription Factor Macrophage Activation Macrophage Activation Syndrome Macrophage Colony-Stimulating Factor Macrophage Inflammatory Proteins Macrophage Migration-Inhibitory Factors Macrophage-1 Antigen Macrophage-Activating Factors Macrophages Macrophages, Alveolar Macrophages, Peritoneal Maf Transcription Factors Maf Transcription Factors, Large Maf Transcription Factors, Small MafB Transcription Factor MafF Transcription Factor MafG Transcription Factor MafK Transcription Factor Magnetic Resonance Imaging Magnetite Nanoparticles Maltose-Binding Proteins Marketing Mass Spectrometry Materials Testing Mathematics Matrix Attachment Region Binding Proteins Medicine Membrane Lipids Membrane Proteins Metabolic Detoxication, Drug Metal Nanoparticles Metals Methods Mice Mice, Inbred BALB C Mice, Inbred C57BL Mice, Knockout Mice, Transgenic Microphthalmia-Associated Transcription Factor Microscopy Microscopy, Confocal Microscopy, Electron, Transmission Mitochondria Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 1 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 10 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 11 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 12 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 13 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 14 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 3 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 6 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 7 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 8 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase 9 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Kinases Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase Phosphatases Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases Models, Biological Monocyte-Macrophage Precursor Cells Monomeric GTP-Binding Proteins Multivariate Analysis Mutant Chimeric Proteins NF-E2 Transcription Factor NF-E2 Transcription Factor, p45 Subunit NF-E2-Related Factor 2 NFATC Transcription Factors NFI Transcription Factors Nanomedicine Nanoparticles Nanostructures Nanotechnology Nanotubes, Carbon Nasal Lavage Fluid National Academy of Sciences (U.S.) Natural Cytotoxicity Triggering Receptor 1 Natural Cytotoxicity Triggering Receptor 2 Natural Cytotoxicity Triggering Receptor 3 Nerve Growth Factor Nerve Growth Factors Nose Nucleic Acid Probes Occupational Exposure Octamer Transcription Factor-1 Octamer Transcription Factor-2 Octamer Transcription Factor-3 Octamer Transcription Factor-6 Octamer Transcription Factors Onecut Transcription Factors Organ Specificity Organelles Organic Chemicals Otx Transcription Factors Ovalbumin Oxidants Oxidation-Reduction Oxidative Stress Oxides PAX2 Transcription Factor PAX7 Transcription Factor PAX9 Transcription Factor Paclitaxel Paired Box Transcription Factors Particle Accelerators Particle Size Particulate Matter Pathologic Processes Penicillin-Binding Proteins Periplasmic Binding Proteins Permeability Persons Pharmaceutical Preparations Philosophy Phosphate-Binding Proteins Phosphatidylinositols Phosphoprotein Phosphatases Phosphorylation Physicians Platelet-Derived Growth Factor Pneumonia Poly(A)-Binding Proteins Polyethyleneimine Polymerase Chain Reaction Polymers Polystyrenes Porosity Private Sector Proline-Directed Protein Kinases Protein Isoforms Protein Kinase C Protein Kinase C-alpha Protein Kinase C-delta Protein Kinase C-epsilon Protein Kinase Inhibitors Protein Kinases Proteins Proteome Proteomics Public Sector Publications Publishing Pulmonary Eosinophilia Pulmonary Fibrosis Pyrrolidines Quality Control Quinones RNA RNA Cap-Binding Proteins RNA, Messenger RNA, Small Interfering RNA-Binding Proteins Rats Reactive Oxygen Species Receptor, Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor, Fibroblast Growth Factor, Type 1 Receptor, Fibroblast Growth Factor, Type 2 Receptor, Fibroblast Growth Factor, Type 3 Receptor, Fibroblast Growth Factor, Type 4 Receptor, Fibroblast Growth Factor, Type 5 Receptor, Interferon alpha-beta Receptor, Macrophage Colony-Stimulating Factor Receptor, Nerve Growth Factor Receptor, Platelet-Derived Growth Factor alpha Receptor, Platelet-Derived Growth Factor beta Receptors, Chemokine Receptors, Cytokine Receptors, Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptors, Granulocyte-Macrophage Colony-Stimulating Factor Receptors, Growth Factor Receptors, Natural Cytotoxicity Triggering Receptors, Nerve Growth Factor Receptors, Platelet-Derived Growth Factor Receptors, Transforming Growth Factor beta Receptors, Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Recombinant Proteins Reference Standards Research Research Personnel Respiratory Hypersensitivity Respiratory Tract Diseases Retinoblastoma Binding Proteins Retinol-Binding Proteins Retinol-Binding Proteins, Cellular Retinol-Binding Proteins, Plasma Reverse Transcriptase Polymerase Chain Reaction Risk Risk Assessment Role S-Nitrosothiols SOX Transcription Factors SOX9 Transcription Factor SOXB1 Transcription Factors SOXB2 Transcription Factors SOXC Transcription Factors SOXD Transcription Factors SOXE Transcription Factors SOXF Transcription Factors STAT Transcription Factors STAT1 Transcription Factor STAT2 Transcription Factor STAT3 Transcription Factor STAT4 Transcription Factor STAT5 Transcription Factor STAT6 Transcription Factor Safety Science Selenium-Binding Proteins Signal Recognition Particle Signal Transduction Silicon Dioxide Siloxanes Societies Solubility Solutions Solvents Sp Transcription Factors Sp1 Transcription Factor Sp2 Transcription Factor Sp3 Transcription Factor Sp4 Transcription Factor Spectrum Analysis Sputum Sterol Regulatory Element Binding Proteins Structure-Activity Relationship Submitochondrial Particles Suppressor of Cytokine Signaling Proteins Surface Properties Suspensions T Cell Transcription Factor 1 T-Lymphocytes T-Lymphocytes, Helper-Inducer TCF Transcription Factors Tacrolimus Binding Proteins Telomere-Binding Proteins Th1 Cells Thioctic Acid Thyroxine-Binding Proteins Time Tissue Distribution Tissues Titanium Toxicity Tests Toxicology Transcription Factor 3 Transcription Factor 7-Like 1 Protein Transcription Factor 7-Like 2 Protein Transcription Factor AP-1 Transcription Factor AP-2 Transcription Factor Brn-3 Transcription Factor Brn-3A Transcription Factor Brn-3B Transcription Factor Brn-3C Transcription Factor CHOP Transcription Factor DP1 Transcription Factor Pit-1 Transcription Factor RelA Transcription Factor RelB Transcription Factor TFIIA Transcription Factor TFIIB Transcription Factor TFIID Transcription Factor TFIIH Transcription Factor TFIIIA Transcription Factor TFIIIB Transcription Factors Transcription Factors, General Transcription Factors, TFII Transcription Factors, TFIII Transfection Transferrin Transferrin-Binding Proteins Transforming Growth Factor alpha Transforming Growth Factor beta Transforming Growth Factor beta1 Transforming Growth Factor beta2 Transforming Growth Factor beta3 Transforming Growth Factors Transgenes Transition Elements Travel Twist Transcription Factor Universities Vaccines, Virus-Like Particle Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor A Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor B Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor C Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor D Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-1 Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-2 Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor-3 Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor, Endocrine-Gland-Derived Vascular Endothelial Growth Factors Vault Ribonucleoprotein Particles Vehicle Emissions Water Winged-Helix Transcription Factors Work Xenobiotics YY1 Transcription Factor Zebrafish Zinc Oxide beta-Cyclodextrins p300-CBP Transcription Factors p38 Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinases rab GTP-Binding Proteins rab1 GTP-Binding Proteins rab3 GTP-Binding Proteins rab4 GTP-Binding Proteins rab5 GTP-Binding Proteins rac GTP-Binding Proteins ral GTP-Binding Proteins rap GTP-Binding Proteins rap1 GTP-Binding Proteins rho GTP-Binding Proteins

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