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Open Access 16-05-2022 | Correction

Correction to: Precaution as a Risk in Data Gaps and Sustainable Nanotechnology Decision Support Systems: a Case Study of Nano‑Enabled Textiles Production

The article “Precaution as a Risk in Data Gaps and Sustainable Nanotechnology Decision Support Systems: a Case Study of Nano‑Enabled Textiles Production”, written by Irini Furxhi, Finbarr Murphy, Craig A. Poland, Martin Cunneen, and Martin …

Authors:
Irini Furxhi, Finbarr Murphy, Craig A. Poland, Martin Cunneen, Martin Mullins

05-04-2022 | Art-Science Interaction

Manufacturing Life Through Science and Art Interaction: Güneş-Helen Isitan’s Hybridities: Almost Other

With the findings of microbiome studies, many artists have begun to focus on environments where microbe-human interactions take place. Beyond the sharp boundaries that separate human and microbe as distinct entities, they give an artistic …

Author:
Emre Sünter

09-08-2019 | Editorial

Controversies

Author:
Christopher Coenen

05-08-2019 | Original Research Paper

Scientific Research on Nanotechnology in Latin American Journals Published in SciELO: Bibliometric Analysis of Gender Differences

Papers on nanotechnology in the Scientific Electronic Library Online (SciELO) database were studied bibliometrically. The terms ‘nanotechnology’, ‘nanoparticle’, ‘graphene’, ‘fullerene’, ‘nanotube’ and ‘quantum dot’ were used for the search in …

Authors:
Elizabeth Duran, Katherine Astroza, Jaime Ocaranza-Ozimica, Damary Peñailillo, Iskra Pavez-Soto, Rodrigo Ramirez-Tagle

01-08-2019 | Discussion Note

Responsible Bioentrepreneurs

The principles of responsible bioentrepreneurship are a call for multiple stakeholders to engage in a manifold discourse driving a solution-oriented innovation process.

Authors:
Karsten Bolz, Christine Volkmann

Open Access 22-07-2019 | Original Research Paper

RRI and Patenting: a Study of European Patent Governance

This paper addresses the topic of patenting related to the notion of Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI). Focusing on patents in the field of biotechnology, we assess to what extent current patenting practices of the European Patent …

Authors:
Ellen-Marie Forsberg, Nico Groenendijk

20-07-2019 | Original Research Paper

From “Safe by Design” to Scientific Changes: Unforeseen Effects of Controversy Surrounding Nanotechnology in France

Based on fieldwork, this article highlights the unexpected effects of controversies about nanotechnology in France. These controversies stem in particular from a strong challenge to the field by civil society protests and criticism concerning …

Author:
Marie-Gabrielle Suraud

31-05-2019 | Original Research Paper

Reviewing the Concept of Technological Singularities: How Can It Explain Human Evolution?

The concept of “technological singularity”, while controversial, is typically applied to predict the next explosion of intelligence related to advances in computers and artificial intelligence. A potential “rise of machines” has been explored at …

Author:
De Leon Petta Gomes da Costa