Toxicology

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

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COPD: Ion channels in immune cells could potentially be targets for new therapies

COPD: Ion channels in immune cells could potentially be targets for new therapies

Newly designed biochip simplifies the process of manufacturing in vitro skin in the laboratory

Newly designed biochip simplifies the process of manufacturing in vitro skin in the laboratory

Novel mechanism linking intercellular adhesion molecule with genetic skin diseases discovered

Novel mechanism linking intercellular adhesion molecule with genetic skin diseases discovered

Vaccinated mothers transfer SARS-CoV-2 antibodies to their breastfed infants

Vaccinated mothers transfer SARS-CoV-2 antibodies to their breastfed infants

Study uses metabolomics to discriminate drug-induced liver injury phenotypes

Study uses metabolomics to discriminate drug-induced liver injury phenotypes

Gene key to excessive cell proliferation could be a potential target for fatal pulmonary hypertension

Gene key to excessive cell proliferation could be a potential target for fatal pulmonary hypertension

Study details the effectiveness of face masks to reduce the spread of respiratory infections

Study details the effectiveness of face masks to reduce the spread of respiratory infections

Higher intake of plant-based foods could help reduce the risk of cognitive decline due to aging

Higher intake of plant-based foods could help reduce the risk of cognitive decline due to aging

Targeting the brain should be the focus of ALS therapy, not just spinal cord

Targeting the brain should be the focus of ALS therapy, not just spinal cord

Method can help identify proteins in the body affected by chemicals

Method can help identify proteins in the body affected by chemicals

SBIR grant awarded to develop treatment for alcoholic liver disease-associated hepatorenal syndrome

SBIR grant awarded to develop treatment for alcoholic liver disease-associated hepatorenal syndrome

Therapeutics that target ceramides may help treat cardiometabolic disease

Therapeutics that target ceramides may help treat cardiometabolic disease

Maternal exposure to flame retardants linked with ASD-relevant behavioral traits in offspring

Maternal exposure to flame retardants linked with ASD-relevant behavioral traits in offspring

Research could lead to new methods for tracking COVID-19

Research could lead to new methods for tracking COVID-19

Innovative in vitro platform to evaluate the cardiotoxicity of chemicals

Innovative in vitro platform to evaluate the cardiotoxicity of chemicals

Public and environmental health effects of the pandemic revealed by chemical analyses of wastewater

Public and environmental health effects of the pandemic revealed by chemical analyses of wastewater

Zinc oxide in sunscreens destroys UVA protection during sun exposure

Zinc oxide in sunscreens destroys UVA protection during sun exposure

A mucoadhesive polymer with anti-SARS-COV-2 activity in vitro and in vivo

A mucoadhesive polymer with anti-SARS-COV-2 activity in vitro and in vivo

Accumulation of amyloid beta and reduction of serotonin may trigger late-life depression

Accumulation of amyloid beta and reduction of serotonin may trigger late-life depression

Thousands of unknown chemicals and substances found in e-cigarettes

Thousands of unknown chemicals and substances found in e-cigarettes