Toxicology

Toxicology is the study of harmful interactions between chemical, physical, or biological agents and biological systems.

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Men exposed to industrial air pollution exhibit sperm mitochondrial DNA deletions

Men exposed to industrial air pollution exhibit sperm mitochondrial DNA deletions

They call it ‘tranq’ — and it’s making street drugs even more dangerous

They call it ‘tranq’ — and it’s making street drugs even more dangerous

Prenatal bisphenol A exposure may affect brain volume in children

Prenatal bisphenol A exposure may affect brain volume in children

EPA action boosts grassroots momentum to reduce toxic ‘forever chemicals’

EPA action boosts grassroots momentum to reduce toxic ‘forever chemicals’

Study finds fewer synthetic cannabinoid poisonings in states with cannabis legalization

Study finds fewer synthetic cannabinoid poisonings in states with cannabis legalization

Experts use tools from artificial intelligence to rapidly identify substances that cause overdose deaths

Experts use tools from artificial intelligence to rapidly identify substances that cause overdose deaths

Researchers discover two signaling pathways that are downregulated in human hearts after birth

Researchers discover two signaling pathways that are downregulated in human hearts after birth

Music festivals embrace overdose reversal drugs, but fentanyl testing kits remain taboo

Music festivals embrace overdose reversal drugs, but fentanyl testing kits remain taboo

Future wave of opioid-involved overdose deaths will spike in rural and urban areas

Future wave of opioid-involved overdose deaths will spike in rural and urban areas

GenTech Scientific and Conquer Scientific join forces and become allies in analytical instrumentation and services

GenTech Scientific and Conquer Scientific join forces and become allies in analytical instrumentation and services

UMass Amherst scientist to study how embryonic exposure to pollutants may increase diabetes risk

UMass Amherst scientist to study how embryonic exposure to pollutants may increase diabetes risk

UTHSC investigators secure $2.16 million to test a new way to combat neurodegenerative disorders

UTHSC investigators secure $2.16 million to test a new way to combat neurodegenerative disorders

What is the role of a niclosamide-based organic/inorganic hybrid in the suppression of SARS-CoV-2 infections?

What is the role of a niclosamide-based organic/inorganic hybrid in the suppression of SARS-CoV-2 infections?

CN Bio opens new laboratory facilities to extend Organ-on-a-chip contract research services capabilities

CN Bio opens new laboratory facilities to extend Organ-on-a-chip contract research services capabilities

Hurricane Harvey exacerbated Houston residents' exposure to hazardous chemicals

Hurricane Harvey exacerbated Houston residents' exposure to hazardous chemicals

DZNE and Intravacc receive € 2.5 million EU funding to develop a prototype ALS vaccine

DZNE and Intravacc receive € 2.5 million EU funding to develop a prototype ALS vaccine

Study identifies a molecule that boosts fat burning

Study identifies a molecule that boosts fat burning

Fourth-generation vaping devices display a mix of cellular biomarkers indicative of immune suppression

Fourth-generation vaping devices display a mix of cellular biomarkers indicative of immune suppression

Crowdsourced data on overdoses pinpoints where to help

Crowdsourced data on overdoses pinpoints where to help

New scientific statement highlights the cardiopulmonary effects of e-cigarette use among adolescents

New scientific statement highlights the cardiopulmonary effects of e-cigarette use among adolescents