Tag: nanoethics

Published Articles (2)

American Journal of Bioethics: Volume 9 Issue 10 - Oct 2009

Response to Open Peer Commentaries on "The Coming Era of Nanomedicine"

American Journal of Bioethics: Volume 9 Issue 10 - Oct 2009

The Coming Era of Nanomedicine

News (2)

April 22, 2012 11:57 am

FDA Proposes Guidelines For Nanomaterials In Food And Cosmetics (Medical News Today)

On Friday, the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) proposed two new draft guidelines for the evaluation and use of nanomaterials in food and cosmetics. The agency said in a Consumer Update that this is the continuation of a “dialogue” that started in June 2011, when they issued a draft of the first guideline on the subject, one that helps industry decide whether an FDA-regulated product involves the use of nanotechnology, by considering for instance the size and properties of the materials.

March 5, 2012 11:21 am

Nanotechnology’s Threat to Privacy Over-Hyped (Digg)

The field of nanotechnology has been on the defensive for reasonable causes, such as the safety of workers that handle certain nanomaterials. But it also finds itself under attack from the purely fanciful, like charges of nanotechnology compromising our privacy. #bioethics #nanotechnology #nanoethics