News and upcoming events sponsored by CAAT, CAAT-Europe, and the Transatlantic Think Tank for Toxicology (t4):
DNT4 Call for Abstracts: Deadline December 31, 2013
2014 CAAT Science-based Refinement Awards: Call for Proposals
CAAT Grant Recipients: 2013-2014 Summaries
Middle School Students Hold Fundraiser for CAAT
CAAT One of 17 NIH Grantees Developing Tissue Chips to Help Predict Drug Safety
Job Opening: Post-Doctoral Researcher (Human Toxome Project)
CAAT and CAAT-Europe promise sound scientific synergy involving experts from both sides of the Atlantic to promote the implementation of human-relevant alternative approaches, the advancement of research, and the dissemination of the 3Rs.
CAAT-Europe is housed at the University of Konstanz, Germany.
Alternative In Vitro Methods to Characterize the Role of Endocrine Active Substances (EASs) in Human Hormone-targeted Tissues
December 17, 2012
News from Altweb: the latest in information about alternatives and humane science
The Medical Device Specialty Section is hosting a webinar presentation by Dr. Thomas Hartung entitled “Medical device testing in vitro—pyrogenicity testing and beyond on May 24th, 2013.
IIVS Webinar Series - In Vitro Phototoxicity Assays: Wednesday June 19, 2013.
The Animal Welfare Information Center teaches a one and a half day workshop at the National Agricultural Library in Beltsville, Maryland, for individuals who are responsible for providing information to meet the requirements of the Animal Welfare Act.
Industry Evidence Sets Animal Welfare Benchmark for Short-term Toxicity Studies. The maximum-tolerated dose of a drug candidate can be determined in short-term toxicity studies without exceeding a bodyweight loss of 10 per cent in rats and dogs.
Latest Newsletter of the European Partnership for Alternative Approaches to Animal Testing Now Available. This issues includes: an interview with Gwenole Cozigou, an interview with Florian Vernay, and much more.