Skip Navigation

Your Environment. Your Health.


Nanotechnology Consortiums

NCNHIR Research Program Cooperative Agreement Centers

U19 Centers

  • RTI International: Center for Estimating Human Helath Risk from Exposure to Nanomaterials
  • University of Washington: Linking the Physical and Chemical Characteristics of Qdots to their Toxicity
  • UCLA: Center for Nanobiology and Predictive Toxicology
  • Pacific Northwest National Laboratories: Integrating Structure Activity, Biokinetics and Response for ENP Risk Assessment
  • USC/Imperial College: Respiratory Effects of Silver and Carbon Nanomaterials (RESAC)

U01 Centers

  • New York University: Acute and Chronic In Vivo Effects of Engineered Nanomaterials
  • University of California, Davis: Characterization of High Aspect Ratio of Nanomaterials In Vivo
  • University of Michigan: Modulation of Immune-GI Function by NanoAg

Two-year collaborations

  • NIEHS is partnering with the National Characterization Laboratory (NCL) to characterize ENMs used in risk and hazard studies and the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering (NIBIB) to develop an extensive nano registry.

Back to Top