SOT Component Groups (Regional Chapters, Special Interest Groups, and Specialty Sections) host many webinars throughout the year. This article includes information on upcoming webinars for October 2017.
SOT Component Groups host many webinars throughout the year. This blog includes information on two upcoming September webinars.
Presenters at the read-across workshop demonstrated that read-across is a valuable technique; however, each described challenges yet to be overcome, including the incorporation and interpretation of ’omics data, improving reproducibility, and quantifying uncertainty in read-across predictions.
Most toxicologists would agree that it is challenging to assess chemical exposure from consumer products. Freely available data sources that identify and quantify functional uses of chemicals are few and far between. Workshop presenters provided updates on some existing and in-development resources.
During a workshop session titled "Systems Toxicology: The Final Goal of the Emerging New Approach Methods," I laughed, learned, and literally cried, as Thomas Hartung discussed his personal experiences and work with "mini-brains."