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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.
Access the paper here: https://doi.org/10.1038/s41598-021-04489-w

 

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
Access the paper here: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41565-021-01063-3

 

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
Access the paper here: https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jhazmat.2021.128151


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
Access the poster here: https://doi.org/10.5281/zenodo.4747440

PlasticsFatE poster for EuroNanoForum 2021

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