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Minimum information reporting in bio–nano experimental literature

  • Faria, Matthew1, 2, 3
  • Björnmalm, Mattias1, 2, 4, 5
  • Thurecht, Kristofer J.1, 6, 7
  • Kent, Stephen J.1, 8
  • Parton, Robert G.1, 9, 10
  • Kavallaris, Maria1, 11, 12
  • Johnston, Angus P. R.1, 13
  • Gooding, J. Justin1, 12
  • Corrie, Simon R.1, 6, 14
  • Boyd, Ben J.1, 13
  • Thordarson, Pall1, 12
  • Whittaker, Andrew K.1, 6
  • Stevens, Molly M.1, 4, 5
  • Prestidge, Clive A.1, 15
  • Porter, Christopher J. H.1, 13
  • Parak, Wolfgang J.16, 17
  • Davis, Thomas P.1, 13, 18
  • Crampin, Edmund J.1, 3
  • Caruso, Frank1, 2
  • 1 ARC Centre of Excellence in Convergent Bio-Nano Science and Technology, Australia
  • 2 The University of Melbourne, Department of Chemical Engineering, Parkville, Victoria, Australia , Parkville (Australia)
  • 3 The University of Melbourne, Systems Biology Laboratory, School of Mathematics and Statistics and Melbourne School of Engineering, Parkville, Victoria, Australia , Parkville (Australia)
  • 4 Imperial College London, Department of Materials, London, UK , London (United Kingdom)
  • 5 Imperial College London, Department of Bioengineering, and Institute of Biomedical Engineering, London, UK , London (United Kingdom)
  • 6 The University of Queensland, The Australian Institute for Bioengineering and Nanotechnology, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia , Brisbane (Australia)
  • 7 The University of Queensland, Centre for Advanced Imaging, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia , Brisbane (Australia)
  • 8 The University of Melbourne at the Peter Doherty Institute for Infection and Immunity, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, Parkville, Victoria, Australia , Parkville (Australia)
  • 9 University of Queensland, Institute for Molecular Bioscience, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia , Brisbane (Australia)
  • 10 University of Queensland, Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis, Brisbane, Queensland, Australia , Brisbane (Australia)
  • 11 The University of New South Wales, Tumour Biology and Targeting Program, Children’s Cancer Institute, Lowy Cancer Research Centre, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia , Sydney (Australia)
  • 12 The University of New South Wales, School of Chemistry, Australian Centre for NanoMedicine, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia , Sydney (Australia)
  • 13 Monash University, Drug Delivery Disposition and Dynamics, Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Victoria, Australia , Victoria (Australia)
  • 14 Monash University, Department of Chemical Engineering, Clayton, Victoria, Australia , Clayton (Australia)
  • 15 The University of South Australia, School of Pharmacy and Medical Science, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia , Adelaide (Australia)
  • 16 Fachbereich Physik und Chemie, CHyN, Universität Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany , Hamburg (Germany)
  • 17 Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Institute of Nano Biomedicine and Engineering, Shanghai Engineering Research Center for Intelligent Diagnosis and Treatment Instrument, Key Laboratory for Thin Film and Microfabrication Technology of the Ministry of Education, Department of Instrument Science and Engineering, School of Electronic Information and Electrical Engineering, Shanghai, China , Shanghai (China)
  • 18 University of Warwick, Department of Chemistry, Coventry, UK , Coventry (United Kingdom)
Published Article
Nature Nanotechnology
Springer Nature
Publication Date
Sep 06, 2018
DOI: 10.1038/s41565-018-0246-4
Springer Nature


A proposed list of characterization items aims at improving reproducibility and consistency in experiments reporting the use of nanoengineered materials in biological applications.

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