This initial funding will help to identify how particles translocate across the blood-brain barrier (BBB) and the biological effects of particles (carbon black or similar combustion-derived particles) on the BBB. Overall, this study will help to understand the impacts of environmentally relevant particles on the biological systems beyond the lungs, especially on the brain.
STFC Capabilities used
- Guest blog post (due Oct 2021)
Jan 2022 – Aug 2022