SciDev.Net update: 8 May 2017

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Nanoparticles raise vascular risk by escaping the lungs

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04/05/17

Nanoparticles raise vascular risk by escaping the lungs

Study on human volunteers shows inhaled nanoparticles can cross into circulation and accumulate in blood vessels.

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