Despite an increase in individuals aged 60 or over worldwide, few issues in toxicological science associated with the aging process have been addressed, and the elderly remain a largely understudied, vulnerable population.
SOT is pleased to offer two CCT conferences in conjunction with the SOT 2018 Annual Meeting in San Antonio, Texas. Please visit the conference websites for further details and registration for these March 10, 2018, CCT conferences.
Mark your calendar for the upcoming SOT Contemporary Concepts in Toxicology (CCT) Conferences.
Attrition of novel drug candidates due to cardiovascular liabilities (including proarrhythmic risk due to delayed ventricular repolarization and Torsades-de-Pointes arrhythmia) remains a hurdle for drug discovery efforts.
Why should toxicologists and risk assessors care about epigenetics? According to Dana C. Dolinoy, PhD, University of Michigan School of Public Health, “many toxicologists may already be studying epigenetic phenomena — they just might not realize it.”