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Category:Resource:AltTox: Non-animal Methods for Toxicity Testing
CurationStatus Curated  +
DefiningCitation http://www.alttox.org/  +
Definition A website dedicated to advancing non-anima A website dedicated to advancing non-animal methods of toxicity testing, both to better protect the health of humans, animals, and the environment and to reduce the numbers and suffering of animals used in current toxicology assessments. The website is designed to encourage the exchange of technical and policy information on in vitro and in silico methods for all types of toxicity tests. The AltTox Forum is a message board for the AltTox community to use for posting news, information, and perspectives as well as encouraging feedback and commentary. This online community is intended to foster progress internationally in the development, validation, and acceptance of in vitro methods, with the goal of decreasing our reliance on animal-based safety testing. The Forum is moderated by a group of internationally-recognized subject matter experts. The Way Forward invited commentaries, which are posted in the TTRC, are opinion pieces written by experts in each relevant subfield. These essays are meant to help chart the course for future developments by advancing opportunities to overcome challenges and barriers to progress. Stakeholders are invited to comment on these essays in The AltTox Forum. AltTox users are encouraged to contribute to the website and interact with other users in several ways, including: :- Participating in the online forum :- Providing invited expert commentaries :- Suggesting or submitting content, events, monthly features, data, and graphics :- Providing feedback through the "Website Feedback" surve To encourage objectivity, the website content is overseen by an editorial board of distinguished subject matter experts. d of distinguished subject matter experts.
Has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Resource  +
Has role Topical portal +
Id nif-0000-30085  +
Is part of The Humane Society of the United States and Procter & Gamble +
Keywords Toxicity +, Testing +, Health +, Human +, Animal +, Environment +, Toxicology +, Assessment +, In vitro +, In silico +
Label Resource:AltTox: Non-animal Methods for Toxicity Testing  +
Modification dateThis property is a special property in this wiki. 9 July 2013 17:20:22  +
ModifiedDate 9 July 2013  +
Page has default formThis property is a special property in this wiki. Resource  +
SuperCategory Resource  +
Supporting Agency Alternatives Research and Development Foundation +, American Chemistry Council +, P&G +, The Humane Society +
Synonym AltTox  +, Non-animal Methods for Toxicity Testing  +
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