ESTIV 2012

We cordially invite you to the European Society of Toxicology in Vitro 2012 International Congress, ESTIV2012, which will be hosted by the Portuguese Toxicology Association (AP Tox) in Lisbon, Portugal, October 16 -19, 2012. Please feel free to extend this invitation to colleagues that may be interested.

ESTIV2012 will focus on the new developments in toxicity testing and the mechanism of action of chemicals and nanomaterials with a special emphasis on the following themes:
• Dermal toxicity
• Ocular toxicity
• Dermal sensitisation
• Innate immune responses in toxicity
• Carcinogenicity testing
• Reproductive & developmental testing
• Systemic toxicity
• Computational toxicity & toxicokinetics

Call for Abstracts & Registration:
Authors wishing to submit an abstract are requested to send their abstract(s) before the 1st June 2012. Please see the ESTIV2012 website for additional information regarding abstract submission.
Early registration is advised to secure your place at this timely event. (Early bird Registration closes 1st August 2012).

Additional information is available online at

Who should attend?
Researchers and students involved in the in silico modelling, alternative testing, mechanism of action, and chemical/drug risk assessment.
Industrial and government professionals involved in chemical/drug risk assessment. The event is especially relevant for those working with REACH, CLP, Biocides, and Cosmetic Regulations, as well as food and drug safety.

We are looking forward to meeting you in sunny Lisbon.

Kind regards
The Organizing Committee