Toxicology

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

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As holdout Missouri joins nation in monitoring opioid prescriptions, experts worry

As holdout Missouri joins nation in monitoring opioid prescriptions, experts worry

Clinical trials during a pandemic – lessons from COVID-19

Clinical trials during a pandemic – lessons from COVID-19

UTHSC announces an increase in research grant and contract awards for FY21

UTHSC announces an increase in research grant and contract awards for FY21

EWG study recommends stringent health-based standards for radiation exposure from wireless devices

EWG study recommends stringent health-based standards for radiation exposure from wireless devices

Latin American communities heavily affected by mercury and lead contamination

Latin American communities heavily affected by mercury and lead contamination

Cannabis poisoning rates increase among children after legalization

Cannabis poisoning rates increase among children after legalization

National study highlights successful partnership between First Nations peoples across Canada and academia

National study highlights successful partnership between First Nations peoples across Canada and academia

University of Louisville receives NIH funding to support research into liver-related illness

University of Louisville receives NIH funding to support research into liver-related illness

Benefits of COVID-19 vaccination outweigh the complications, long-term effects of the disease

Benefits of COVID-19 vaccination outweigh the complications, long-term effects of the disease

Toxicant profile of BAT's modern oral products is comparable to nicotine replacement therapies

Toxicant profile of BAT's modern oral products is comparable to nicotine replacement therapies

Over-the-counter fungicide holds potential to disrupt steroid hormone levels

Over-the-counter fungicide holds potential to disrupt steroid hormone levels

Differential localization may explain different physiological functions of receptors

Differential localization may explain different physiological functions of receptors

Study uncovers novel drug that effectively thwarts pancreatic tumors

Study uncovers novel drug that effectively thwarts pancreatic tumors

MSU research reveals how the skin's immune cells organize themselves to ward off intruders

MSU research reveals how the skin's immune cells organize themselves to ward off intruders

Researchers report how the tobacco and e-cigarette industry capitalized on COVID-19 to promote smoking

Researchers report how the tobacco and e-cigarette industry capitalized on COVID-19 to promote smoking

Study reveals inequities in access to primary care among Canadian prescription opioids users

Study reveals inequities in access to primary care among Canadian prescription opioids users

New study to explore the health risks of nanoplastics

New study to explore the health risks of nanoplastics

Noble False Widow Spiders have public health implications, shows study

Noble False Widow Spiders have public health implications, shows study

EU project to investigate impact and consequences of micro and nanoplastics on human health

EU project to investigate impact and consequences of micro and nanoplastics on human health

A new model to prevent or manage caffeine withdrawal after surgery

A new model to prevent or manage caffeine withdrawal after surgery