CEINT's NanoPHEAT Project : Integrating Exposure and Toxicity Data to Build Risk Forecasting Tools
16 Apr 2020 | Contributor(s): Mark Wiesner, Jaleesia Amos
The NanoPHEAT tool (Nano Product Hazard and Exposure Assessment Tool) is built to compile dose-response curves from literature, including hundreds of papers, and calculates the estimated exposure to nanoparticles as released from real products, based on some in-house experimental values that we...
Jaqpot - An open-source web platform for creating, using, testing and sharing predictive models in nano-informatics
20 Jun 2019 | Contributor(s): Haralambos Sarimveis
Nano WG June 20, 2019Computational models that predict physicochemical properties, biokinetics or adverse biological effects of Engineered Nanomaterials (ENMs) are becoming increasingly important to support risk assessment and safety-by-design. This is primarily due to cost-saving and...
Transitioning to Predictive Analysis for Nanoparticle Biocorona Studies
14 May 2019 | Contributor(s): Korin Wheeler
Nano WG April 18, 2019: Proteins adsorbed to nanomaterials in a biological environment mediate cellular recognition, uptake, and toxicity of nanomaterials. Here, Dr. Korin Wheeler presents the development of experimental methods to characterize this population of proteins (also...
The history of chemical information and the materials of the future
25 Apr 2019 | Contributor(s): Evan Hepler-Smith
Techniques, technologies, cultures, and infrastructures of information management played a central role in the development of the modern chemical sciences and the global chemicals industry since the late 19th century. Chemical databases and analytical techniques that privileged abstract,...
FAIR for NanoSafety: where do we stand?
05 Apr 2019 | Contributor(s): Egon Willighagen
Nano WG April 4, 2019 Findable, Accessible, Interoperable, Reusable (FAIR) sharing of nanosafety data.
Dataset Curation, Assessment of their Quality, and Prediction Model Developments for Safe and Sustainable Nanotechnology (S2NANO)
29 Nov 2018 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Tae Hyun Yoon
Nano WG November 29, 2018: Tae Hyun Yoon, Prof./CEO/Ph.D., Yoon Idea Lab. Co. Ltd. & Hanyang University In this presentation, I will introduce our recent research outcomes from S2NANO: PredictNANO project, which aimed to bridge the nanosafety knowledge gaps between R&D...
NanoInformatics Knowledge Commons Curation Team: Building the Data Dictionary to Enrich Data Curation
11 Jul 2018 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Jaleesia Amos, Yuan Tian, Mervi Heiskanen
Nano WG Presentation, May 31st, 2018 Organized storing of data using informed-decision making to determine what information should be curated, when data curation is complete, and how to identify high-quality data. Purpose of NIKC structure & curation process: tell the story of...
Dissolution as a Paradigm in Regulating Nanomaterials
16 Aug 2017 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Frederick C. Klaessig
Nano WG presentation, August 10, 2017 Themes: • Dissolution as a decision criterion • Analogies to ζ-potential & VSSA • Relation to nanoform & nanoscale form • Dissolution kinetics and artifacts • ASTM particle ontology & Nanoinformatics Roadmap...
05 Jul 2017 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Stephanie Morris, Mervi Heiskanen
General Overview of the caNanoLab data portal: data submission workflow, collaboration features, data sharing and working with Journals and PubMed to share information about data submissions.
European Chemical Agency's work to implement REACH regulation for nanomaterials
04 May 2017 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Frank Le Curieux
Nano WG presentation on May 4, 2017. REACH = Registration, Evaluation, Authorisation (& restriction) of Chemicals aims to ensure a high level of protection of human health and the environment while enhancing competitiveness and innovation. Nano materials are covered by...
Integrative Cancer Biology Program Datasets
26 Apr 2016 | Series | Contributor(s): Jonathan Bistline, Michael Reich
The NCI-ICBP promotes an integrative/systems approach to the study of cancer biology. The Program encourages scientists to study cancer as a complex biological system. Information gained from these studies are used to build reliable and testable predictive computation models of cancer processes...
Breast Cancer Crossword
20 Nov 2015 | Teaching Materials | Contributor(s): Katelyn Schifano
This crossword is designed for use in social media as well as patient waiting areas.
Pathology Image Informatics Platform for visualization, analysis and management
07 Oct 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Metin Gurcan, Anant Madabhushi, Anne Martel
This multi-institutional proposal seeks to expand on an existing, freely available pathology image viewer (Sedeen Image Viewer) to create a pathology informatics platform (PIIP) for managing, annotating, sharing, and quantitatively analyzing digital Pathology Imaging (DPI) data. Sedeen has become...
Next-Generation Clustered Heat Maps (NG-CHM)
07 Oct 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Weinstein John, Bradley Broom
Clustered Heat Maps (CHMs) have been referred to as the ubiquitous visual icons of post-genomic biology -- the most frequent type of visualization for large molecular profiling databases. However, “traditional” CHMs are static images -- a serious limitation. Accordingly, we have now...
Open source diffusion MRI technology for brain cancer research
07 Oct 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Lauren O\'Donnell
Using measurements of water diffusion, dMRI can give unique insights into the microstructure and cellular orientation of tissues. There is a growing awareness in the neurosurgery community that diffusion models must move beyond the current clinical standard of the diffusion tensor for better...
ITCR Monthly Teleconference September 4, 2015
07 Oct 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Juli Klemm
Brain Cancer Imaging Analytics
02 Oct 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Christos Davatzikos
The transition of oncologic imaging from its “industrial era” to it is “information era” demands analytical methods that 1) extract information from this data that is clinically and biologically relevant; 2) integrate imaging, clinical, and genomic data via rigorous...
Screening for Small Molecules: Target Discovery Against miRNAs for Breast Cancer Treatment
18 Aug 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Odemaris Narvaez del Pilar
Breast cancer is one of the leading causes of cancer related deaths and morbidity among women worldwide. Identifying new targets and developing new therapies is very important in order to improve patient outcomes and minimize this health burden. MicroRNAs, a type of non-coding RNA, are potential...
NCIP Hub QIN Workshop - March 3, 2015
19 Mar 2015 | Presentations | Contributor(s): Michael McLennan
Mike McLennan, director of HUBzero, presented an overview of basic NCIP Hub functionality to the QIN group on March 3, 2015. The presentation included an overview of the "hub" and HUBzero, and touched upon functionality such as projects, groups, resources and information sharing. The...
QIN Software tools inventory summary
20 Jan 2015 | Downloads | Contributor(s): Andrey Fedorov
Abstract QIN Tools survey has been conducted in two iterations starting from the Spring 2014 . In the beginning of Summer 2014, a revised version of the survey has been released . The results of the survey are available at , and also include the analysis of other data sources (such as...