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Phytotoxicity and stimulatory impacts of nanosized and ...

 · The objective of the this study was to compare concentrations of nanosized TiO 2 at 0, 5, 20, 40, 60 and 80 mg L −1 with bulk TiO 2 for phytotoxic and stimulatory effects on fennel seed germination and early growth stage. After 14 d of seed incubation, germination percentage highly improved following exposure to 60 ppm nanosized TiO 2.Similar positive effects occurred in terms of …

A Case Study: Nano-sized Titanium Dioxide in Sunscreens ...

 · Titanium dioxide (TiO 2) is often employed in sunscreens as inorganic physical sun blocker.To overcome the cosmetically undesired opaqueness of these sunscreens, microsized TiO 2 has been increasingly replaced by nano-sized TiO 2.This chapter aims to discuss the effects of nano-sized TiO 2 as sunscreen ingredient on human health against the background of various product life-cycle …

Chances and limitations of nanosized titanium dioxide ...

 · On surfaces with a thin layer of photocatalyst, i.e. nanosized titanium dioxide (nano-TiO 2), the inactivation of microorganisms [8,9] and the mineralization of organic matter [10,11] have been observed. It is a result of advanced oxidation processes (AOPs), initiated by ultraviolet (UV) radiation .

Nanosized silver, but not titanium dioxide or zinc oxide ...

 · 1. Nanotoxicology. 2019 Nov 27:1-15. doi: 10.1080/17435390.2019.1687776. [Epub ahead of print] Nanosized silver, but not titanium dioxide or zinc oxide, enhances oxidative stress and inflammatory response by inducing 5-HETE activation in THP-1 cells.

Modification of polyester fabrics with nanosized titanium ...

 · Modification of the polyester fabric using the diluted suspension of nanosized titanium dioxide is shown to make the fabric capable of decomposing the adsorbed contaminants under irradiation. The effect of different types of preactivation of polyester material on the self-cleaning ability of the fabrics is investigated. Chemical preactivation and preactivation using surface barrier discharge ...

Nanosized titanium dioxide-induced premature ovarian ...

 · Nanosized titanium dioxide-induced premature ovarian failure is associated with abnormalities in serum parameters in mice. Background: Exposure to titanium dioxide nanoparticles (TiO 2 NPs) that are widely used in food, medicine, sunscreen products and cosmetics is reported to cause ovarian damage and lower fertility in animals.

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Nanosized particles of titanium dioxide tend to form in the metastable anatase phase, due to the lower surface energy of this phase, relative to the equilibrium rutile phase. Surfaces of ultrafine titanium dioxide in the anatase structure have photocatalytic sterilizing properties, which make it useful as an additive in construction materials ...

Recent Patents on Photocatalysis over Nanosized Titanium ...

Title: Recent Patents on Photocatalysis over Nanosized Titanium Dioxide VOLUME: 1 ISSUE: 3 Author(s):Sze M. Lam, Jin C. Sin and Abdul R. Mohamed Affiliation:School of Chemical Engineering, Universiti Sains Malaysia, Engineering Campus, 14300 Nibong Tebal, Pulau Pinang, Malaysia. Keywords:Photocatalysis, organic contaminants degradation, nanosized titanium dioxide, photoreactor

Effects of nanosized titanium dioxide on the ...

Effects of nanosized titanium dioxide on the photosynthetic metabolism of fenugreek (Trigonella foenum-graecum L.) C R Biol. Nov-Dec 2017;340(11-12):499-511. doi: 10.1016/j.crvi.2017.09.004. Epub 2017 Oct 21. Authors Takwa Missaoui 1 ...

(PDF) Characterization of Food-Grade Titanium Dioxide: The ...

Size distributions of food-grade titanium dioxide particles and P25 derived from TEM images with ImageJ. protocols and the duration of the analysis influenced the size of aggregates produced upon addition of P25 to water.35 Whereas and anatase particles clustered together was also observed but TEM quantifies the primary particle size ...

Maternal exposure to nanosized titanium dioxide suppresses ...

Maternal exposure to nanosized titanium dioxide suppresses embryonic development in mice Fashui Hong,1–4 Yingjun Zhou,1–4 Xiaoyang Zhao,5 Lei Sheng,5 Ling Wang6 1Jiangsu Collaborative Innovation Center of Regional Modern Agriculture and Environmental Protection, 2Jiangsu Key Laboratory for Food Safety and Nutritional Function, 3Jiangsu Key Laboratory for Eco-Agricultural …

Oxidative stress and apoptosis induced by nanosized ...

The nanosized titanium dioxide (nano-TiO 2) is produced abundantly and used widely in the chemical, electrical/electronic and energy industries because of its special photovoltaic and photocatalytic activities.Past reports have shown that the nano-TiO 2 can enter into the human body through different routes such as inhalation, ingestion, dermal penetration and injection.

Characterization of Food-Grade Titanium Dioxide: The ...

Titanium dioxide (TiO 2) is widely used in food products, which will eventually enter wastewater treatment plants and terrestrial or aquatic environments, yet little is known about the fraction of this TiO 2 that is nanoscale, or the physical and chemical properties of TiO 2 that influence its human and environmental fate or toxicity. Instead of analyzing TiO 2 properties in complex food or ...

Toxicology of nanosized titanium dioxide: an update ...

 · Nanosized titanium dioxide (nano-TiO2) has tremendous potential for a host of applications, and TiO2 nanoparticles (NP) possess different physicochemical properties compared to their fine particle analogs, which might alter their bioactivity. Their adverse effects on living cells have raised serious concerns recently for their use in health care and consumer sectors such as sunscreens ...

Insight into chronic exposure effects of nanosized ...

 · 1. Introduction. The photocatalytic and antibacterial properties of titanium dioxide nanoparticles (TiO 2 NPs) make them vast applications in personal care, electrodes, semiconductors, photocatalysts, and wastewater treatment (Momeni et al., 2014; Vance et al., 2015) mercial TiO 2 are manufactured worldwide with an estimated production to be reached to 2.5 million metric tons by …

Impact of Bulk and Nanosized Titanium Dioxide (TiO 2 ) on ...

 · The impacts of different concentrations of bulk and nanosized TiO2 on seed germination and seedling growth of wheat were studied in a randomized completely design with four replications in the College of Agriculture, Ferdowsi University of Mashhad, Iran, in 2011. The experimental treatments included five concentrations of bulk (1, 2, 10, 100, and 500 ppm), five concentrations of nanosized …

Nanosized titanium dioxide resulted in the activation of ...

1. J Biomed Mater Res A. 2016 Jun;104(6):1452-61. doi: 10.1002/jbm.a.35678. Epub 2016 Feb 21. Nanosized titanium dioxide resulted in the activation of TGF-β/Smads/p38MAPK pathway in renal inflammation and fibration of mice.

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Toxicology of Nanosized Titanium Dioxide: An Update

Nanosized titanium dioxide (nano-TiO2) has tremendous potential for a host of applications, and TiO2 nanoparticles (NP) possess different physicochemical properties compared to their fine particle analogs, which might alter their bioactivity. Their adverse effects on living cells have raised serious …

The safety of nanosized particles in titanium dioxide– and ...

 · However, the safety of titanium dioxide and zinc oxide nanosized particles in the majority of sunscreens has come under scrutiny from governments and the general public. We sought to characterize the use, safety, and regulatory state of nanosized particles in titanium dioxide and zinc oxide in sunscreens based on studies and position statements ...

Maternal exposure to nanosized titanium dioxide suppresses ...

Although nanoscale titanium dioxide (nano-TiO 2) has been extensively used in industrial food applications and daily products for pregnant women, infants, and children, its potential toxicity on fetal development has been rarely studied.The main objective of this investigation was to establish the effects of maternal exposure of nano-TiO 2 on developing embryos.

Nanosized Titanium Dioxide Reduces Copper Toxicity—The ...

Nanosized titanium dioxide influences copper-induced toxicity during aging as a function of environmental conditions. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 2016, 35 (7), 1766-1774. DOI: 10.1002/etc.3325. Xiaomin Li, Suyang Zhou, Wenhong Fan.

Toxicological mechanisms of nanosized titanium dioxide ...

 · Toxicological mechanisms of nanosized titanium dioxide-induced spleen injury in mice after repeated peroral application. Sang X(1), Li B, Ze Y, Hong J, Ze X, Gui S, Sun Q, Liu H, Zhao X, Sheng L, Liu D, Yu X, Wang L, Hong F. Author information: (1)Medical College of Soochow University, Suzhou 215123, China.

Toxicological Mechanisms of Nanosized Titanium Dioxide ...

Due to an increase in surface area per particle weight, nanosized titanium dioxide (nano-TiO2) has greatly increased its function as a catalyst and is used for whitening and brightening foods. However, concerns over the safety of nano-TiO2 have been raised. The purpose of this study was to determine whether the protein kinase MAPKs/PI3-K/Akt signaling pathways and transcription factors are ...

Effect of the Incorporation of Nanosized Titanium Dioxide ...

The effect of the incorporation of hydrophilic titanium dioxide (TiO2) nanoparticles on the interfacial properties of Langmuir monolayers of 1,2-dipalmitoyl-sn-glycerol-3-phosphocholine (DPPC) has been evaluated combining interfacial thermodynamic studies, dilatational rheology, and Brewster angle microscopy (BAM). The results show that the TiO2 nanoparticles are able to penetrate DPPC layers ...

Penetration study of formulated nanosized titanium dioxide ...

Penetration study of formulated nanosized titanium dioxide in models of damaged and sun-irradiated skins. Miquel-Jeanjean C(1), Crépel F, Raufast V, Payre B, Datas L, Bessou-Touya S, Duplan H. Author information: (1)Laboratoire de Pharmacotissulaire et Pharmacocinétique Cutanée, Pierre Fabre Dermocosmétique, Toulouse, France.

Chronic exposure to nanosized, anatase titanium dioxide is ...

 · Titanium dioxide nanoparticles (nano‐TiO 2) are widely used in cosmetics, skin care products, paints, and water treatment processes.Disagreement remains regarding the safety of nano‐TiO 2, and little epidemiological data is available to provide needed resolution.Most studies have examined effects using acute exposure experiments with relatively few studies using a chronic exposure design.

Nanosized Titanium Dioxide Reduces Copper Toxicity—The ...

 · Nanosized titanium dioxide influences copper-induced toxicity during aging as a function of environmental conditions. Environmental Toxicology and Chemistry 2016, 35 (7), 1766-1774. DOI: 10.1002/etc.3325. Xiaomin Li, Suyang Zhou, Wenhong Fan.

Nanosized titanium dioxide UV filter increases mixture ...

 · Nanosized titanium dioxide UV filter increases mixture toxicity when combined with parabens. Soler de la Vega AC(1), Molins-Delgado D(1), Barceló D(1), Díaz-Cruz MS(2). Author information: (1)Department of Environmental Chemistry, Institute of Environmental Assessment and Water Research of the Spanish Council for Scientific Research (IDAEA ...

Synthesis and characterization of nanosized titanium ...

 · Titanium dioxide (TiO 2) is one among the important inorganic pigments used in the plastics and paint industry.1 TiO 2 exists mainly in three naturally occurring crystallographic forms, namely anatase, brooklite, and rutile. Rutile is much closer to aromatic packing in its crystal pattern, and it is more stable than anatase phase. The denser atomic crystal pattern of rutile TiO 2 causes it to ...

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Nanosized titanium dioxide, particularly in the anatase form, exhibits photocatalytic activity under ultraviolet (UV) irradiation. This photoactivity is reportedly most pronounced at the {001} planes of anatase, [54] [55] although the {101} planes are thermodynamically more stable and thus more prominent in most synthesised and natural anatase ...

Effects of prenatal exposure to surface-coated nanosized ...

 · Effects of prenatal exposure to surface-coated nanosized titanium dioxide (UV-Titan). A study in mice. Karin S Hougaard 1, Petra Jackson 1,4, Keld A Jensen 1, Jens J Sloth 2, Katrin Löschner 2, Erik H Larsen 2, Renie K Birkedal 1, Anni Vibenholt 1, …