Harald F Krug

Summary

Affiliation: Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Research
Country: Switzerland

Publications

  1. pmc Pulmonary surfactant coating of multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) influences their oxidative and pro-inflammatory potential in vitro
    Michael Gasser
    Adolphe Merkle Institute, University of Fribourg, Marly, Switzerland
    Part Fibre Toxicol 9:17. 2012
  2. pmc The adsorption of biomolecules to multi-walled carbon nanotubes is influenced by both pulmonary surfactant lipids and surface chemistry
    Michael Gasser
    Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Laboratory for Materials Biology Interactions, St, Gallen, Switzerland
    J Nanobiotechnology 8:31. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Nanotoxicology: an interdisciplinary challenge
    Harald F Krug
    EMPA Materials Science and Technology, Department Materials Meet Life, St Gallen, Switzerland
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 50:1260-78. 2011
  4. doi request reprint A comparison of acute and long-term effects of industrial multiwalled carbon nanotubes on human lung and immune cells in vitro
    Tina Thurnherr
    Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Laboratory for Materials Biology Interactions, Lerchenfeldstrasse 5, 9014 St Gallen, Switzerland
    Toxicol Lett 200:176-86. 2011
  5. doi request reprint In vitro mechanistic study towards a better understanding of ZnO nanoparticle toxicity
    Tina Buerki-Thurnherr
    Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Technology, Laboratory for Materials Biology Interactions, Lerchenfeldstrasse, St Gallen, Switzerland
    Nanotoxicology 7:402-16. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Nanomaterial cell interactions: are current in vitro tests reliable?
    Cordula Hirsch
    Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Research and Testing, Laboratory for Materials Biology Interactions, Lerchenfeldstrasse 5, St Gallen, Switzerland
    Nanomedicine (Lond) 6:837-47. 2011
  7. pmc Barrier capacity of human placenta for nanosized materials
    Peter Wick
    Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Material Testing and Research, Laboratory for Materials Biology Interactions, St Gallen, Switzerland
    Environ Health Perspect 118:432-6. 2010

Collaborators

  • Antoine Malek
  • Peter Wick
  • Liliane Diener
  • Michael Gasser
  • Cordula Hirsch
  • Xenia Maeder-Althaus
  • Barbara Rothen-Rutishauser
  • Tina Buerki-Thurnherr
  • Peter Gehr
  • Bing Yan
  • Tina Thurnherr
  • Pius Manser
  • Bruno Wampfler
  • Kathrin Grieder
  • Lisong Xiao
  • Osman Arslan
  • Sanjay Mathur
  • Fabian Blank
  • Martin J D Clift
  • Kathrin Fischer
  • Christina Brandenberger
  • Matthias Roesslein
  • Jean Pierre Kaiser
  • Andreas Zisch
  • Danielle Meili
  • Pierre Andre Diener
  • Mathias Nelle
  • Ursula von Mandach

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Pulmonary surfactant coating of multi-walled carbon nanotubes (MWCNTs) influences their oxidative and pro-inflammatory potential in vitro
    Michael Gasser
    Adolphe Merkle Institute, University of Fribourg, Marly, Switzerland
    Part Fibre Toxicol 9:17. 2012
    ..The effect of MWCNTs surface charge was also investigated in terms of amino (-NH2) and carboxyl (-COOH) surface modifications...
  2. pmc The adsorption of biomolecules to multi-walled carbon nanotubes is influenced by both pulmonary surfactant lipids and surface chemistry
    Michael Gasser
    Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Laboratory for Materials Biology Interactions, St, Gallen, Switzerland
    J Nanobiotechnology 8:31. 2010
    ..abstract:..
  3. doi request reprint Nanotoxicology: an interdisciplinary challenge
    Harald F Krug
    EMPA Materials Science and Technology, Department Materials Meet Life, St Gallen, Switzerland
    Angew Chem Int Ed Engl 50:1260-78. 2011
    ..In particular, inadequate methods will be described together with recommendations how to avoid this in the future, thereby contributing to a sustainable improvement of the available data...
  4. doi request reprint A comparison of acute and long-term effects of industrial multiwalled carbon nanotubes on human lung and immune cells in vitro
    Tina Thurnherr
    Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Science and Technology, Laboratory for Materials Biology Interactions, Lerchenfeldstrasse 5, 9014 St Gallen, Switzerland
    Toxicol Lett 200:176-86. 2011
    ..Our study demonstrates that despite the high potential for ROS formation, pristine MWCNTs can accumulate and persist within cells without having major long-term consequences or inducing adaptive mechanisms...
  5. doi request reprint In vitro mechanistic study towards a better understanding of ZnO nanoparticle toxicity
    Tina Buerki-Thurnherr
    Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Testing and Technology, Laboratory for Materials Biology Interactions, Lerchenfeldstrasse, St Gallen, Switzerland
    Nanotoxicology 7:402-16. 2013
    ..In addition, we identified novel coating strategies to reduce ZnO NP dissolution and subsequent adverse effects...
  6. doi request reprint Nanomaterial cell interactions: are current in vitro tests reliable?
    Cordula Hirsch
    Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Materials Research and Testing, Laboratory for Materials Biology Interactions, Lerchenfeldstrasse 5, St Gallen, Switzerland
    Nanomedicine (Lond) 6:837-47. 2011
    ..These recommendations consequently applied in the future will increase the safe and sustainable use of nanotechnology...
  7. pmc Barrier capacity of human placenta for nanosized materials
    Peter Wick
    Empa, Swiss Federal Laboratories for Material Testing and Research, Laboratory for Materials Biology Interactions, St Gallen, Switzerland
    Environ Health Perspect 118:432-6. 2010
    ..Previous work has not addressed the question of whether nanoparticles may cross the placenta...