IIVS Awarded Grant to Develop Non-Animal Testing Strategy for Respiratory Sensitization

February 22, 2016
GAITHERSBURG, MD – February 22, 2016 - The Institute for In Vitro Sciences, Inc. (IIVS) has received a grant from the Research Institute for Fragrance Materials (RIFM) to develop non-animal test methods for the evaluation of fragrance materials for potential respiratory irritation and sensitization. The grant was secured in collaboration with Liverpool John Moores University and the Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine. The proposal, “The use of a novel non-animal platform to characterize respiratory effects of fragrance materials” combines computational approaches...

Workshop Report: Assessment of In Vitro COPD Models for Tobacco Regulatory Science

July 10, 2015
Source: IIVS December 2014 Workshop See also In Vitro Exposure Systems and Dosimetry Assessment Tools for Inhaled Tobacco Products from our April 2016 workshop....