News release


Acute inhalation toxicity: in vitro and ex vivo systems

26 April 2016

BAT’s Pre-Clinical Assessment Manager, Dr Marinna Gaça, presented on Acute inhalation toxicity: in vitro and ex vivo systems in a webinar covering State-of-the-science, practical application, and dosimetry considerations for in vitro and ex vivo methods.

This webinar is one of a series being co-hosted by the PETA International Science Consortium Ltd. and the U.S. National Toxicology Program Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods. Marianna’s co-presenters are from the Dow Chemical Company discussing the Regulatory requirements and non-regulatory testing and the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency examining the Practical application of in silico methods. The overall aim of the series is to address current practices of acute inhalation toxicity testing and examine the development and implementation of alternative approaches to reduce and replace acute inhalation testing.

Marianna's presentation can be viewed here.


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