Imptox Takes the Stage at SETAC 2023: Exploring the Potential Risks of Nanoplastics on Human Health

Miao Peng, a doctoral researcher collaborating with the UGent Imptox team, explores the bioenergetic effects of simulated weathered nanoplastics on human intestinal cells.


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The fourth CUSP newsletter is out! Explore working group updates, project highlights, events, and inspiring scientist stories.

11 May 2023 EVENT

Imptox investigates micro- and nanoplastics in food safety: Join us in Brazil at Internacionaliza UFRJ 2030

Join Imptox researcher Andreja Rajkovic's talk on the microbial and toxicological aspects of pollutants and their implications for food safety.

03 May 2023 VIDEOS

Discover IMPTOX SHORTS featuring junior researchers!

Check out our first series of short video clips and discover what motivated our early-career scientists to pursue science, while gaining insight into their specific research tasks. Learn about their daily challenges and much more straight from their own perspectives.

05 Apr 2023 EVENT

CUSP workshop on data needs for the human health risk assessment of MNPs

The third public CUSP workshop within the series on health risk assessment of micro- and nanoplastics will take place on April 21, 2023. The session will feature expert presentations and discussions focusing on data needs, availability, reuse, and gaps for MNP-risk-related tools.