If you would like to submit a topic for ESTIV 2018, please do so [ HERE ]

Jobs news

Prof. Laura Suter-Dick from the Molecular Toxicology of the School of Life Sciences (Applied Sciences University Northwestern Switzerland), in collaboration with the University of Basel and under the auspices of SCAHT (Swiss Center for applied human toxicology) is offering a 3 year PhD position entitled: Characterization of key events and biomarkers of liver fibrosis. [ More info . ] [ Contact ]

ESTIV, the French Society of Toxicology (SFT), and the Cell Pharmacology-Toxicology Society (SPTC) organised the 19th International Congress on In Vitro Toxicology ESTIV2016, in Juan-les-Pins, France, 17-20 October 2016, focused on “In Vitro Toxicology for Human Safety Assessment”. The ESTIV2016 congress was a four-day event, with specific emphasis on how new technologies can strengthen the interpretation and application of in vitro methods in risk assessment. 

If you presented your work at the conference, please consider submitting a paper to the Toxicology In Vitro Special issue. Follow the link http://ees.elsevier.com/tiv/ and click: Submit new manuscript. Either link to ORCID or just hit cancel. Choose article type to SI Safety Assessment in vitro and proceed as normal.

More to follow.

In Vitro Toxicological Socitey ANNUAL MEETING: 14th – 15th November 2016 Radisson Blu, Glasgow, UK. Championing in vitro and computational toxicology. Full program here.

The 52nd Congress of EUROTOX took place in Seville-Spain on 4-7 September 2016 and was organized by the Turkish Society of Toxicology. The theme of the 52nd congress was “Protecting public and environmental health by understanding and communicating toxicology” and the scientific program highlighted significant developments and achievements in the field of toxicology, including in vitro and in silico toxicology. ESTIV has granted the best poster award, including a prize of 500€ and 1 year free ESTIV membership, during the 52nd EUROTOX Congress to Vânia Vilas Boas from the Laboratory of Toxicology - Biological Sciences Department of the Faculty of Pharmacy at the University of Porto - Portugal for the poster entitled “Targeting chemokine receptor CXCR4 with magnetic particles to eliminate leukaemia cells with magnetic hyperthermia”. The poster was selected by the jury consisting of Mathieu Vinken, Bas Blaauboer en Paul Jennings based on originality, complexity, presentation, rationale and relevance to the field of in vitro and in silico toxicology. Congratulations to Vânia!


Registration now open for the ESTIV Applied in vitro course 2017, to be held in Belvaux, Luxembourg, during 8th - 13th January 2017. See http://estivbeltox2017.webs.com/

Toxicology in Vitro

We are delighted to announce the special issue for the 7th Framework Predict-IV project. "Towards predictive toxicology using in vitro techniques"  [click]
Proceedings of the 18th ESTIV conference published in TIV is available. "Making sense of in vitro methods".  [click]

Other news

ESTIV becomes an affiliated Society to EUROTOX – see benefits to ESTIV members.    : here :