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Scientific Output

Publications

Nominally identical microplastic models differ greatly in their particle-cell interactions

Simon Wieland, Anja F.R.M.Ramsperger, Wolfgang Gross, Moritz Lehmann, Thomas Witzmann, Anja Caspari, Martin Obst, Stephan Gekle, Günter K. Auernhammer, Andreas Fery, Christian Laforsch, & Holger Kress

Exposure protocol for ecotoxicity testing of microplastics and nanoplastics
Monikh, Fazel Abdolahpur; Baun, Anders; Hartmann, Nanna; Kortet, Raine; Akkanen, Jarkko; Lee, Jae-Seong; Shi, Huahong; Lahive, Elma; Uurasjärvi, Emilia; Tufenkji, Nathalie; Altmann, Korinna; Wiesner, Yosri; Grossart, Hans Peter; Peijnenburg, Willie; Kukkonen, Jussi.

Defining Quality Criteria for Nanoplastic Hazard Evaluation: The Case of Polystyrene Nanoplastics and Aquatic Invertebrate Daphnia spp

Jemec Kokalj, Anita; Heinlaan, Margit; Novak, Sara; Drobne, Damjana; Kühnel, Dana

Simulated gastrointestinal digestion of polylactic acid (PLA) biodegradable microplastics and their interaction with the gut microbiota

Jimenez-Arroyo, C; Tamargo, A; Molinero, N; Reinosa, JJ; Alcolea-Rodriguez, V; Portela, R; Banares, M; Fernandez, JF; Moreno-Arribas, MV

Role of the Protein Corona in the Colloidal Behavior of Microplastics

Schvartz, Marion; Renault, Jean-Philippe; Saudrais, Florent; Devineau, Stéphanie; Chédin, Stéphane; Jamme, Frédéric; Leroy, Jocelyne; Rakotozandriny, Karol; Taché, Olivier; Brotons, Guillaume; Pin, Serge; Boulard, Yves

The gut microbiota, a key to understanding the health implications of micro(nano)plastics and their biodegradation

Jiménez-Arroyo, C; Tamargo, A; Molinero, N; Moreno-Arribas, V.

Nano- and microplastics: a comprehensive review on their exposure routes, translocation, and fate in humans

Anja F R M Ramsperger, Enrico Bergamaschi, Marco Panizzolo, Ivana Fenoglio, Francesco Barbero, Ruud Peters, Anna Undas, Sebastian Purker, Bernd Giese, Carina R Lalyer, Alba Tamargo, M Victoria Moreno-Arribas, Hans-Peter Grossart, Dana Kühnel, Jana Dietrich, Friedrich Paulsen, Anani K Afanou, Shan Zienolddiny-Narui, Stine Eriksen Hammer, Torunn Kringlen Ervik, Pål Graff, Bendik C Brinchmann, Karl-Christian Nordby, Håkan Wallin, Matteo Nassi, Federico Benetti, Michela Zanella, Julian Brehm, Holger Kress, Martin G J Löder, Christian Laforsch

PET microplastics affect human gut microbiota communities during simulated gastrointestinal digestion, first evidence of plausible polymer biodegradation during human digestion
Tamargo, A.; Molinero, N.; Reinosa, J.; Alcolea-Rodriguez, V.; Portela, R.; Bañares, MA.; Fernández JF; Moreno-Arribas, M.V.

Quantitative tracing of uptake and transport of submicrometre plastics in crop plants using lanthanide chelates as a dual-functional tracer
Yongming Luo; Lianzhen Li; Yudong Feng; Ruijie Li; Jie Yang; Willie J. G. M. Peijnenburg  and Chen Tu
 

From properties to toxicity: Comparing microplastics to other airborne microparticles
Simon Wieland, Aylin Balmes, Julian Bender, Jonas Kitzinger, Felix Meyer, Anja FRM Ramsperger, Franz Roeder,
Caroline Tengelmann, Benedikt H. Wimmer, Christian Laforsch, Holger Kress

Quantifying the trophic transfer of sub-micron plastics in an assembled food chain

Monikh, Fazel Abdolahpur; Holm, Sille; Kortet, Raine; Bandekar, Mandar; Kekäläinen, Jukka; Koistinen, Arto; Leskinen, Jari TT; Akkanen, Jarkko; Huuskonen, Hannu; Valtonen, Anu; Dupuis, Lan; Peijnenburg, Willie; Lynch, Iseult; Valsami-Jones, Eugenia; Kukkonen, Jussi V.K.

 

Project Deliverables

D1.1 Report on selected MP-NP, basic PChem features, storage and distribution procedures (Full Deliverable)

D1.2 Analytical characterization data for the first set of MP-NP samples as distributed to partners (Summary)

D2.1 Overview of human exposure sources and levels of MP-NP (Full Deliverable)

D4.1 Compilation of existing regulatory documents applicable to microplastic particles of various origin (Full Deliverable)

D6.1 Plan for Exploitation and Dissemination of Results (PEDR) (Summary)

D6.2 Web and social media presence (Full Deliverable)

D6.3 Review of current regulations, and policy and market

(Full Deliverable)

D7.4 Common dissemination and communication strategy for the cluster (Summary)

D7.5 Cluster web portal and visual identity (Full Deliverable)

D7.6 Cluster brochure (Full Deliverable)

D7.7 Joint policy briefs 1 (Full Deliverable)

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Project Videos

MNPs in Macrophages

Maike Adler (FAU)

Getting reliable data on microplastic detection methods by means of Interlaboratory Comparison

Dmitri Ciornii (BAM)

Micro(nano)plastics (MNPs) fate in the gastrointestinal tract and human gut microbiota

Iris Pinillos Sanz (CSIC)

Project Posters

 

Toxicological evaluation of co-exposure to microplastics and benzo(a)pyrene on a 3D human bronchial epithelium model

Mawas, Safaa; Miremont, Dorian; Izabelle, Charlotte; Bui, Linh Chi; Renault, Justine; Devineau, Stéphanie; Boland, Sonja

 

Useful Gut Model for Plastic Particles Assessing

Giulia Antonello, Marianna Esposito, Francesco Barbero, Camille Macaraig Mansilungan, Ivana Fenoglio, Chiara Riganti, Enrico Bergamaschi

Simgi® as an advanced model for the study of the interaction between food-derived microplastics, the human gastrointestinal tract and gut microbiota
Tamargo, Alba; Cueva, Carolina; Alcolea, Víctor; Portela, Raquel; Bañares, Miguel Ángel; Reinosa, Julián Jiménez; del Campo, Alfonso; Fernández, Jose Francisco; Moreno-Arribas, M. Victoria

Hazards assessment of micro- and nanoplastics and associated additives/contaminants to human health

A. Katsumiti, I. Rodríguez-Llopis, S. Boland, S. Devineau, D. Miremont, A.F.R.M. Ramsperger, M.G.J. Löder, C. Laforsch, D. Drobne, S. Michelini, N. Repar, J. Hoekstra , L. Duivenvoorde, M. van der Zande, A. Tamargo, G. Di Maira, E. Tedesco, F. Benetti , G. Antonello, I. Fenoglio, M. Kazour, W.J.G.M. Peijnenburg, D. Kühnel, Ø. P. Haugen , H. Wallin , S. Narui, A.J.K. Afanou

How to Investigate Additive-Related Effects from Microplastics

Potthoff, Annegret; Müller-Köhn, Axel; Jemec Kokalj, Anita; Kühnel, Dana

Rapid Detection and Quantification of Micro-plastic Particles using MuScan® Technology

van Doorn, Ronald; Ash, Edward; Klerks, Michel

Novel approaches to risk assessment and decision support

Ballesteros Riaza, Arantxa; Drobne, Damjana; Giese, Bernd; Hipfinger, Christina; Jemec Kokalj, Anita; Laforsch, Christian; Löder, Martin GJ; Peijnenburg, Willie; Pozuelo Rollón, Blanca María; Purker, Sebastian; Ramsperger, Anja FRM; Kühnel, Dana

Co-culture of human type I and type II pneumocyte cell lines as a model of alveolar epithelium

Sonja Boland, Oliver Brookes, Rene Lai Kuen, Dorian Miremont, Alice Eon-Bertho, Safaa Mawas and Armelle Baeza-Squiban

Hazard effects associated with microplastics mixed with Pseudomonas Lurida in human lung alveolar A549 cells
Alsaedi, Sarah; Sagen, Andreas; Haugen, Øyvind P; Afanou, Anani K

Hazards associated with microplastics mixed with Candida albicans in granulocyte-like cells HL-60
Sagen, Andreas; Alsaedi, Sarah; Haugen, Øyvind P.; Afanou, Anani K.

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