Use of Nanotechnology in Pregnancy

Achini Vidanapathirana

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This entry examines the applications of nanotechnology during pregnancy (current, research, and potential applications), the unique pregnancy-related characteristics that relate in the application of nanoscale materials, and the concerns on maternal/fetal well-being.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationEncyclopedia of Nanotechnology
EditorsBharat Bhushan
PublisherSpringer Netherlands
Number of pages9
ISBN (Electronic)978-94-007-6178-0
Publication statusPublished or Issued - 24 Jan 2015


  • pregnancy
  • nanotechnology

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