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June 2022: ENTRANS participated in the 9th Norwegian Environmental Toxicology Symposium (NETS): Towards a Clean Ocean held in Tromsø, Norway between 8 to 10 June 2022. Sebastian Kuehr gave an oral presentation on “Isotopically enriched nanoparticles to investigate the impact of wastewater treatment process on their bioavailability”.

May 2022: ENTRANS participated in the SETAC Europe 32nd Annual Meeting between 15 to 19 May 2022 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Sebastian Kuehr gave a poster presentation on the first results obtained on the “Uptake and accumulation of wastewater-borne nanomaterials and released metals by the benthic amphipod Hyalella azteca under environmentally relevant conditions”.

Sebastian also chaired a session on the “Advances in Bioaccumulation Science and Assessment” in the same conference.

May 2022Anastasia Georgantzopoulou gave an invited lecture in the Annual Meeting of the Norwegian Society of Toxicology and Pharmacology (NSFT) on “Nanotoxicology: status, challenges and needs - an environmental perspective” where preliminary results of ENTRANS were presented.

September 2021: ENTRANS participated in the SETAC GLB 2021 between 07 to 08 September 2021 where Sebastian Kuehr gave a presentation on the activities undergoing within ENTRANS.

April 2021: ENTRANS participated in the 10th International Conference on Nanotoxicology - Nanotox between 20th to 22nd April 2021.

May 2021: ENTRANS participated in the SETAC Europe 31st Annual Meeting between 3rd to 6th of May 2021.

October 2020: On 1st of October 2020 the ENTRANS project had the kick-off meeting. ENTRANS, is an interdisciplinary four-year project funded by the Research Council of Norway (Nano2021 call) and brings together scientists from fields of environmental, material science and material characterization, chemistry, biology, nanotoxicology and risk assessment.