OpenRiskNet / NanoCommons ontology meeting

Workshop, Hackathon (co-organised by OpenRiskNet and NanoCommons) 13 – 14 Dec 2018 / Brussels, BE Activity details The goal of this meeting is to get a picture of the ongoing ontology activities in the toxicology area, harmonise these efforts and the developed ontologies therein, and extend the existing toxicology ontology to support OpenRiskNet and NanoCommons…

Accelerate your research with CORBEL’s 2nd Open Call for biomedical research projects

The CORBEL* Open Call invites researchers from academia and industry to apply to access a wide range of high-end technologies and services from more than 20 facilities from 10 different research infrastructures across Europe. These include state-of-the-art offers from the fields of advanced imaging, biobanking, clinical and translational research, curated databases, marine model organisms, mouse…

A safe-by-design tool for functionalised nanomaterials through the Enalos Nanoinformatics Cloud platform

NanoCommons supported paper: A safe-by-design tool for functionalised nanomaterials through the Enalos Nanoinformatics Cloud platform Abstract Multi-walled carbon nanotubes are currently used in numerous industrial applications and products, therefore fast and accurate evaluation of their biological and toxicological effects is of utmost importance. Computational methods and techniques, previously applied in the area of cheminformatics for…

Release 5 of the eNanoMapper ontology

The first NanoCommons sponsored eNanoMapper ontology is now online! Version 5 of the eNanoMapper Ontology (ENM) was released on the 13th of September 2018. ENM now covers 12531 classes, compared with 10881 classes in version 4. What’s new in version 5 Now based on BFO 2 New 3rd party ontology versions Includes most JRC nanomaterials…

Deliverable 10.1 – Initial Draft of NanoCommons Data Management Plan

The first NanoCommons draft data management plan (Deliverable Report 10.1) is now available to view online. The report is available under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 International Licence (CC BY 4.0). This deliverable presents the initial data management plan (DMP) for the starting community research infrastructure NanoCommons. It is a living document that will be updated over the course of…

NanoCommons at the 2018 US-EU Communities of Research Workshop

NanoCommons’ Éva Valsami-Jones (University of Birmingham and ACEnano coordinator) and Claus Svendsen (Centre for Ecology and Hydrology and NanoFASE coordinator) will be attending the 2018 US-EU Communities of Research meeting to take place between 8-11 October 2018 in Washington DC, USA. The 2018 U.S.-EU: Bridging NanoEHS Research Efforts joint workshop will bring together the U.S.- EU Communities of Research (CoRs), which serve…