Prof. Thomas Hartung – recipient of the EURTOX 2021 Merit Award

ESTIV is delighted to share, that Prof. Thomas Hartung is the recipient of the EUROTOX Merit Award for 2021. Congratulations !

ESTIV President, Dr Helena Kandarova, ERT is the recipient of the prestigious Doerenkamp-Zbinden Award 2021

The Board of Trustees of the Doerenkamp-Zbinden Foundation for Animal-free Research has chosen Dr Helena Kandárová, ERT, Senior scientists at the Centre of Experimental Medicine at Slovak Academy of Sciences, in Bratislava, Slovakia and President of ESTIV as the Doerenkamp-Zbinden Prize winner in the year 2021.

ESTIV welcomes two new corporate members!

Estiv welcomes two new corporate memebers React4life and Symrise…

July ESTIV-ASCCT Webinar: Bridging toxicology and research: COVID-19 initiatives

Please join us Tueday, July 21 for the next in our Joint ASCCT/ESTIV webinar series. The theme of July webinar is “Bridging toxicology and research: COVID-19 initiatives”

JRC Reports

Recent JRC Rrpotrts

Remembering Dr. Robert Combes – by Michael Balls

Remembering Robert Combes – written by Prof. Michael Balls

WC11 Virtual Congress | 23 August – 2 September 2021

The LOC of the WC11 decided to extend the deadline for abstract submission and for editing! Due to the change to an online congress, WC11 temporarily closed the abstract module, however, the abstract submission and editing is now possible again.


The European Society of Toxicology In Vitro (ESTIV) is happy to announce that it will be offering ESTIV BEST POSTER AWARD (€ 500, Certificate) to a young scientist wanting to participate in the JRC Summer School 2021 on Non-animal Approaches in Science: The Three R…evolution, to be held from 18 to 21 May 2021 at the European Commission Joint Research Centre (JRC) site in Ispra (Italy).

ESTIV/ASCCT Webinars in 2021

ESTIV organizes free webinars on a monthly basis together with the American Society for Cellular and Computational Toxicology (ASCCT). These webinars cover a broad spectrum of topics relevant to the fields of in vitro and in silico toxicology. ESTIV members are welcome to propose topics and speakers at any time. All webinars are recorded, archived and available for ESTIV members.

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