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25-29/1/2015, Lisbon: Applied in vitro toxicology course

The European Society of Toxicology In Vitro (ESTIV), in collaboration with The Portugese Toxicology Association (APTox), will organize for the first time the 'Applied in vitro toxicology course' that will take place in Lisbon-Portugal from 25 to 29 January 2015.

In attachment, you will find the flyer of this event. Further information can be found at the course website

10-13/6/2014, Egmond aan Zee: ESTIV 2014

The European Society of Toxicology In Vitro (ESTIV) invites you to participate in its 18th International Congress ESTIV 2014 “Making sense of in vitro methods”.
It will take place on 10-13 June 2014 in Egmond aan Zee, The Netherlands.

For more information, visit the website www.estiv

29-30/10/2012, Berlin: International Workshop on the HET-CAM assay

The BfR is organizing together with Services & Consultation on Alternative Methods (SeCAM) an international workshop on the HET-CAM assay on the 29th and 30th of October 2012 in Berlin, co-sponsored by the BfR and the European Partnership for Alternative Approaches to Animal Testing (EPAA).
The aim of this workshop is to make recommendations on the most relevant HET-CAM protocol(s) and prediction model(s) for the different purposes and uses of this test method. In particular, the use of the HETCAM
test for:
a) the bottom-up approach for the identification of chemicals not requiring classification for eye irritation
b) the top-down approach for the identification of chemicals inducing serious eye damage
c) screening, testing and / or safety assessment
will be discussed and recommendations developed that should facilitate its process of regulatory acceptance.

The workshop is open to the public upon registration, however please note that the total number of participants is limited to 40.

7-10/2/2012, Benin, Nigeria: 1st International Conference WASOT/SETAC Africa

The first international conference at the University of Benin from 7-10 February 2012 in Benin, Nigeria, is organized by the West African Society of Toxicology (WASOT) and SETAC Africa. The theme is Toxicological and Environmental Health Issues in Sub-Sahara Africa: A Neglected Priority Area.

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19-22/10/2011, Primošten, Croatia, International Mycology and Mycotoxicology Symposium

The Croatian Microbiology Society is organizing an International Mycology and Mycotoxicology Symposium to take place in Primošten, Croatia from 19 to 22, October 2011. The symposium will cover current topics in mycology and mycotoxicology with the aim to bring together scientists from many different disciplines, including applied and clinical mycology and mycotoxicology.
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