Carcinogenicity & Mutagenicity Webinar

Tuesday 31st March 2017 

Price: 249 euros.

Duration: 90 minutes (in collaboration with Chemical Watch Ltd)

[Fee includes a copy of the live recording and additional course notes. Questions may be asked throughout the session and also afterwards by telephone/email]

 

This Webinar will cover the following,

  • Introduction to the cell, DNA and cell replication.
  • How cancer arises.
  • Mechanisms of chemical carcinogenesis (including genotoxic and non-genotoxic carcinogens).
  • Types of cancer and nomenclature.
  • Classification and labelling of carcinogens.
  • Current testing strategies and rationale for chemical carcinogenesis.
  • Interpretation of the results and implications with regards to classification and labelling.
  • Introduction to genetic toxicology.
  • The difference between carcinogenicity and mutagenicity.
  • Effects on genes, chromosomes and DNA and the consequence for the cell.
  • Current testing strategies and rationale for genetic toxicology; in vivo and in vitro.
  • Interpretation of results and implications with regards to classification and labelling.

Bookings and payment are made via the Chemical Watch events page at

https://chemicalwatch.com/events_webinars

 

Laura Robinson
Telephone: + 44 (0)7985 923707
Email: [email protected]

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