Advanced Toxicology Course on
Embryo-fetal Development Toxicity Testing

WIV-ISP Brussels, 25th October,  2017

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8:30-9:00 Reception and Coffee
9:00-9:10 Welcome
Philippe Vanparys (GENTOXICON)
Morning Session
Chair: Philippe Vanparys (GENTOXICON)
9:10-10:00 Biology of Embryo-fetal Development in Rats and Rabbits and how this relates to Humans
Steven Van Cruchten (UAntwerpen)
10:00-10:50 In Vivo Testing of Embryo-fetal Development in Rats and Rabbits
Birgit Peter(Charles River)
10:50-11:20 Coffee
11:20-12:00 Interpretation of Study Results: Relevance to Humans
Dirk Mariën (Janssen Pharmaceutica)
12:00-12:30 Regulatory Aspects of Embryo-fetal Development Toxicity
Marie-Noelle Blaude (WIV-ISP)
12:30-13:30 Lunch
Afternoon Session
Chair: Erik Van Miert (Solvay)
13:30-14:00 Whole Embryo Cultures
Geneviève Van Maele (UCL)
14:00-14:30 Zebrafish Test
Hilda Witters (VITO)
14:30-15:00 Embryonal Stem Cell Test
Jochem Louisse (Wageningen University)
15:00-15:30 Coffee
15:30-15:40 Case Study: Introduction and Questions to be solved
Graham Bailey (Janssen Pharmaceutica)
15:40-16:50 Case Study: Study of Test Results in Subgroups
Birgit Peter, Dirk Mariën, Mark Martens, Graham Bailey
16:50-17:20 Discussion of the Results from Subgroups
Graham Bailey (Janssen Pharmaceutica)
17:20-17:30 Final Remarks and Closing of Meeting
Erik Van Miert (Solvay)

Organizing committee:
Chair: Philippe Vanparys
Members: Mark Martens, Marie-Noëlle Blaude, Birgit Peter, Erik Van Miert

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