Toxicology News and Research

Latest Toxicology News and Research

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

Trauma patients who test positive for methamphetamine are more likely to be admitted to the hospital

Trauma patients who test positive for methamphetamine are more likely to be admitted to the hospital

Clinical trial of lipase inhibitor for the treatment of obesity

Clinical trial of lipase inhibitor for the treatment of obesity

Effects of oxidative stress on atherosclerosis

Effects of oxidative stress on atherosclerosis

$1.6 million to develop gene therapy strategies for Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a fatal, childhood-onset disease

$1.6 million to develop gene therapy strategies for Duchenne muscular dystrophy, a fatal, childhood-onset disease

Research into hay fever and temperature of the nose rises helps determine how reliable and effective anti-allergic agents are

Research into hay fever and temperature of the nose rises helps determine how reliable and effective anti-allergic agents are

Survey finds over 60% of clinically obese women began dieting before 14

Survey finds over 60% of clinically obese women began dieting before 14

FDA to determine health significance of low furan levels in foods

FDA to determine health significance of low furan levels in foods

Managing large numbers of patients from mass casualty incidents

Managing large numbers of patients from mass casualty incidents

Expert panel to review toxicity associated with exposure to acrylamide

Expert panel to review toxicity associated with exposure to acrylamide

Scientific assessment of the health significance of very low levels of furan

Scientific assessment of the health significance of very low levels of furan

Researchers investigate ways to detect intentional contamination of the nation's food supply

Researchers investigate ways to detect intentional contamination of the nation's food supply