Jump to Main Content
- Ochoa-Zapater, Mª. Amparo, et al. Show all 4 Authors
- The Science of the total environment 2019 v.666 pp. 759-765
- Oncopeltus fasciatus; adults; adverse effects; aluminum oxide; biosphere; ecosystems; fauna; human health; insects; invertebrates; lipid content; lipid peroxidation; longevity; mortality; nanoparticles; protein content; titanium dioxide; toxicity
- ... Despite the increasing presence of metal nanoparticles in the biosphere as a consequence of their widespread use, knowledge about the impact of these nanoparticles on fauna, ecosystems and human health is far from completion. This is especially true for terrestrial invertebrates. Insects are environmentally exposed to nanoparticles by several ways, the ectopic contact being one of the most probabl ...