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Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2017

Annual Report for Fiscal Year 2017


The NTP Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods (NICEATM) supports the development and evaluation of methods for identifying potential hazards to human health and the environment that could replace, reduce, or refine animal use.

NICEATM activities include:

  • Conducting and publishing analyses and evaluations of data from new, revised, and alternative testing approaches.
  • Providing information to test method developers, regulators, and regulated industry through its website and other communications and by organizing workshops and symposia.
  • Coordinating and providing logistical support for the Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Validation of Alternative Methods (ICCVAM) meetings, webinars, teleconferences, working groups, and public forums.
  • Providing bioinformatics and computational toxicology support to NIEHS/NTP projects, especially those related to Tox21.

Warren Casey, Ph.D., is director of NICEATM. NICEATM receives contract support from Integrated Laboratory Systems, Inc.

Related Annual Report Pages:
FY 2017 NICEATM Workshops
NICEATM Support of Tox21
Additional NICEATM Activities