READ-ACROSS IN CHEMICAL SAFETY ASSESSMENT

Leveraging existing knowledge

The use of existing information to “read-across” to uncharacterized chemicals is a well-established concept in regulatory science and a powerful tool for minimizing new animal testing. In spite of strong science, barriers remain to regulatory uptake. This project is designed to address those barriers.

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About read-across

 

Chemical read-across is a non-testing approach for hazard assessment, widely used for regulatory purposes.

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Promoting regulatory acceptance

We’re working with different stakeholders towards tackling barriers to regulatory uptake of chemical read-across.

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Meet our collaborators

 

Get to know the companies who contribute to this work.

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Our Collaborators

Workstream Coordinator

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Marina Pereira, MSc

HSI Regulatory Science Advisor,
Research & Toxicology Department

Email: mpereira@hsi.org

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