• Researchers identify if health risks exist from silver nanoparticles in food contact materials

    8 days ago - By News Medical

    Because of their antimicrobial and antifungal properties, silver nanoparticles measuring between one and 100 nanometers in size, are being incorporated outside the United States into a variety of kitchen products known as food contact materials.
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  • Bfr organizes symposia for research on viruses and antimicrobial resistance in food chain

    8 days ago - By News Medical

    Against this background, the German Federal Institute for Risk Assessment is organising two symposia dealing with microbial risks in food in November 2018: "Food-associated viruses" on 7 November and "Antimicrobial resistance in the food chain" on 8/9 November.
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