In the Spotlight

Reports on recent meetings and news

Timely reports on recent meetings and emerging technologies

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Photo courtesy of NIH’s National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences

New Perspectives

Invited expert commentaries

Expert commentaries on technical and policy developments

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Meetings & Events

Upcoming conferences and workshops

A comprehensive calendar of conferences, workshops, webinars and other relevant events

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Attribution: “W. Mundy, 2014″

Journal Watch

In vitro & In silico methods in the news

Highlighting selected new articles on in vitro and in silico methods.

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Methods, Approaches, Programs & Policies (MAPP)

Toxicity testing center

Up-to-date information on in vitro and in silico approaches to toxicity testing, including technologies, regulatory policy, and international developments.

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Attribution: “Mesri et al, 2013 (PLOSOne)”

AltTox Forum

Recent Tweets

New on AltTox this month…

  • The Table of Validated and Accepted Alternative Methods has been updated. We have also added a link to a more printer-friendly version.
  • The October AltTox Digest, the AltTox e-newsletter, is out and available here. If you are not yet a subscriber, you can subscribe on the Digest archives page. If you are already a subscriber but did not receive your copy, check your spam folder, or resubscribe to make sure we have your current address!
  • Click here for the AltTox Forum. We’ll be changing the Forum format and address in a few weeks, but will give you all the details here on the AltTox home page, and on the Forum.
  • The International Foundation for Ethical Research awarded 2014 Graduate Fellowships this month. Read about the recipients in the new “Spotlight” article. You can also read about the NC3Rs CRACK IT Challenger winners.
  • Take a look at the new Journal Watch feature, where the AltTox Management Team highlights recent journal articles that advance the development or evaluation of non-animal toxicity test methods and approaches.
  • As always, the Management Team welcomes your feedback on the site, and especially on its new features.  Email:

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