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3 Feb 2020

EU JRC Call for tender - mapping mechanistic knowledge on toxicological effects caused by chronic exposure to chemicals. Deadline for submission: 31 March 2020

The JRC has launched a Call for Tender to gather, analyse and organise mechanistic knowledge related to the toxicological effects on target organs observed in animal models after repeated exposure to chemicals.


21 Jan 2020

21st International Congress of the European Society of Toxicology In Vitro "ESTIV 2020" - ABSTRACT DEADLINE: 1 February 2020

This congress will take place on 8 - 11 June 2020 in Barcelona, Spain. The general theme is "Key enabling non-animal technologies for research, education and testing".


14 Jan 2020

EUROTOX 2020 in Copenhagen (DK) - Registration open now

The congress theme is “Combined efforts in quest of safer chemicals and medicines”.


20 Dec 2019

Season's Greetings

We wish you and your families a Merry Christmas and a happy New Year.


27 Nov 2019

Media release on the occasion of the 10th Anniversary of the SCAHT

The Swiss Centre for Applied Human Toxicology (SCAHT), a centre of excellence that assesses the risks of chemical substances to human health, celebrates its 10-year anniversary this month ...


21 Nov 2019

SST Annual Meeting 2019 and 10th Anniversary of the SCAHT

This year's Annual Meeting of the Swiss Society of Toxicology will be held in conjunction with a celebration of the 10th Anniversary of the Swiss Centre for Applied Human Toxicology (SCAHT) ...


13 Nov 2019

Podcast: SCAHT researcher David Pamies discusses the use of brain organoids to study toxicity

SCAHT researcher David Pamies from the University of Lausanne, discusses the potential of brain organoids to study the neurotoxic effects of compounds ...


27 Sep 2019

Invitation for submissions: "Future Nanosafety" - Chemical Research in Toxicology, Special Issue

Editors Prof. Harald Krug and Dr. Annette Kraegeloh. Submission deadline 15 November 2019.


27 Sep 2019

Invitation for submissions: "Environmental Toxicology" - Chemical Research in Toxicology, Special Issue

Editors Prof. Jiayin Dai (Chinese Academy of Sciences), Dr. Christopher Lau (US EPA) and Dr. Yang Song (Southwest University, China). Submission deadline 15 January 2020.


27 Sep 2019

EFSA cumulative risk assessment of pesticides in food

EFSA is carrying out a public consultation on its pilot assessments of the risks posed to humans by residues of multiple pesticides in food. Interested parties have until 15 November to submit comments on two assessments ...