Toxicology News and Research

Latest Toxicology News and Research

Most alcohol-related plane crashes occur at night and in poor weather

Most alcohol-related plane crashes occur at night and in poor weather

Women need less morphine after hysterectomies with new treatment

Women need less morphine after hysterectomies with new treatment

New compound Viprovex could save millions

New compound Viprovex could save millions

Escalating costs and lengthy clinical trials are major concerns for researchers in the field of drug discovery

Escalating costs and lengthy clinical trials are major concerns for researchers in the field of drug discovery

Smoking habits during pregnancy may cause genetic instability in the foetus

Smoking habits during pregnancy may cause genetic instability in the foetus

Positive results of study with human lactoferrin

Positive results of study with human lactoferrin

New antidotes for organophosphates are needed to prepare for chemical attacks in the West

New antidotes for organophosphates are needed to prepare for chemical attacks in the West

Safe, effective and reversible alternative contraceptives for men

Safe, effective and reversible alternative contraceptives for men

Cotinine not linked to hearing loss

Cotinine not linked to hearing loss

Cyclopamine, derived from the corn lily may treat and prevent basal cell carcinoma

Cyclopamine, derived from the corn lily may treat and prevent basal cell carcinoma

Study raises important questions about the use of drugs that promote or prevent angiogenesis

Study raises important questions about the use of drugs that promote or prevent angiogenesis

Researchers identify three new chemical risk factors for bladder cancer

Researchers identify three new chemical risk factors for bladder cancer

Scientists embark on a five-year study of the effects of soy isoflavones found in dietary supplements on various body tissues

Scientists embark on a five-year study of the effects of soy isoflavones found in dietary supplements on various body tissues

Scientists develop rapid-fire tests for botulinum toxin

Scientists develop rapid-fire tests for botulinum toxin

Arsenic could be toxic at much lower levels than previously thought

Arsenic could be toxic at much lower levels than previously thought

Toxicology is far from robust and based on flawed evidence

Toxicology is far from robust and based on flawed evidence

Beer possesses the same antioxidant benefits as red wine

Beer possesses the same antioxidant benefits as red wine

Zinc plays a crucial role in blindness

Zinc plays a crucial role in blindness

Device to warn astronauts about the presence of harmful compounds inside spacecraft

Device to warn astronauts about the presence of harmful compounds inside spacecraft

Scientists identify compounds that mimic calorie restriction

Scientists identify compounds that mimic calorie restriction