Results of CCL research modeling the effects of climate change on allergenic tree (oak and birch) pollen season and airborne concentration levels in the contiguous United States (CONUS) from 2000 to 2050 were presented at the American Academy of Allergy, Asthma and Immunology (AAAAI) 2016 Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, CA. March 4-7, 2016.
On January 13, 2016, students attending the 2016 Interdisciplinary Quantitative Biology Bootcamp toured CCL. Prof. Georgopoulos presented an introduction to Computational Biology for Toxicology and Environmental Health and CCL staff and students performed interactive demonstrations employing software applications developed at in our laboratory. Share
On January 11, 2016, Prof. Georgopoulos made a presentation and CCL researchers performed interactive demonstrations for the members of the New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection (NJDEP) Science Advisory Board (SAB), showcasing progress towards developing NJrisk. NJrisk is a computational Risk-Based Multi-Criteria Ranking System (MCRS) intended to support prioritization of Chemicals of Current and of [more…]
Ozone 2015 – Change and Challenges The Ozone Research Center (ORC) presents its 2015 Science Workshop, open to all interested faculty, staff, and students. Attendance is free, but registration is requested – please register here. When: 10 December 2015 9:30AM – 4PM Where: Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute Conference Room C Rutgers Busch Campus 170 Frelinghuysen Rd, Piscataway, [more…]
Nanomaterials will publish a new research article by Mukherjee et al. entitled “Modeling In Vivo Interactions of Engineered Nanoparticles in the Pulmonary Alveolar Lining Fluid.” Abstract: Increasing use of engineered nanomaterials (ENMs) in consumer products may result in widespread human inhalation exposures. Due to their high surface area per unit mass, inhaled ENMs interact with [more…]
The Ozone Transport Commission held its 2015 annual meeting in Princeton, NJ on June 3-4, 2015. The New Jersey Department of Environmental Protection highlighted some of the air quality research efforts underway at New Jersey universities and colleges at the poster session during the meeting’s reception. CCL researchers presented four posters at the session: Modeling the [more…]
The annual NIEHS Centers for Nanotechnology Health Implications Research Consortium (NCNHIR) Grantee Meeting was held on May 6-7, 2015 in North Carolina. Presentations by CCL researchers included: Multiscale mechanistic modeling of the respiratory toxicodynamics of engineered nanoparticles (P.G. Georgopoulos, D. Mukherjee, D. Botelho, J. Seiffert, S. Sarkar, R. Smith, A. Gow, S. Schwander, A. Porter, [more…]