National Toxicology Program

National Toxicology Program

UPDATE NewsletterUPDATE NewsletterFebruary 2017

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Cynthia HinesNTP supports first study of BPA levels in U.S. factory workers

A study supported by the National Toxicology Program is the first to look at exposure to bisphenol A among U.S. manufacturing workers.


Sreenivasa RamaiahgariNew cell models for toxicology better mimic human tissue

NTP postdoc Sreenivasa Ramaiahgari, Ph.D., described his work developing cell models that better mimic human tissue for toxicity testing.


Jonathan SametChemical risk assessment keeps pace with emerging science

A new National Academies report recommends ways to use recent advances in science and technology for assessing risks from chemicals.


Nuala MooreFriends of NIEHS gather to learn latest in environmental health research

At the Friends of NIEHS yearly meeting, Linda Birnbaum, Ph.D., shared the latest findings in NIEHS-funded environmental health research.


zebrafish screeningNTP Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods

NICEATM hosts webinars on chemoinformatics techniques and zebrafish screening.


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