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Articles tagged with In Vitro Toxicology and Dermato-cosmetology

Towards ethically acceptable safety testing of drugs

Publication date 15.01.2014 Biotechnology graduate Joanna Fraczek was inspired to join the In Vitro Toxicology and Dermato-cosmetology (IVTD) research group by her interest in biology and love of animals. During…

Multilevel in vitro platform for liver toxicity screening

The liver is the most important site of drug metabolism in the body, with approximately 60% of marketed compounds being cleared by hepatic biotransformation. However some drugs undergo metabolic bioactivation…

In Vitro Toxicology & Dermato-cosmetology (IVTD)

The In Vitro Toxicology and Dermato-cosmetology (IVTD) research group, headed by Prof. Vera Rogiers, is specialized in the field of in vitro experimental toxicology. In essence, the IVTD team strives to develop…