Nanomaterials (NMs) can be manufactured in plenty of variants by modifying e.g. size, shape or applying chemical surface coating. It is virtually impossible to test all NM variants with respect to all possible toxicological endpoints.
Andrea Haase studied biochemistry at the University of Tübingen and obtained a PhD from the University of Heidelberg. In addition she finished a postgraduate study in Toxicology at the University of Leipzig.