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Toxicological Sciences

Editor(s): Lois D. Lehman-McKeeman
Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
Impact Factor*: 4.081
ISI JCR Ranking 2016:11/92 (TOXICOLOGY)
ISSN: 1096-6080
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The mission of Toxicological Sciences, the official journal of the Society of Toxicology, is to publish premier peer-reviewed, hypothesis-driven, original research articles that are broadly relevant to assessing the potentially adverse health effects resulting from exposure of humans or animals to chemicals, drugs, natural products, or synthetic materials. Studies may involve experimental animals or human subjects, or they may focus on in vitro methods or alternatives to the use of experimental animals.

Presenting Articles on:

Toxicologic studies which are structural, biochemical, or functional in nature.

Investigations that address mechanisms of toxicity.

Investigations of the effects of dose, route of exposure, metabolism, or species on toxic responses.

Statistical or mechanism-based approaches to risk assessment.

New methods in toxicology.

Featured Sections:

Original research articles

Timely Reviews

Forum Articles on policy or research issues


Letters to the Editor

Research Areas:

Biotransformation and Toxicokinetics


Endocrine Toxicology

Environmental Toxicology


In Vitro Toxicology and Alternative Testing

Molecular and Genetic Toxicology


Reproductive and Developmental Toxicology

Respiratory Toxicology

Risk Assessment

Safety Evaluation

Systems Toxicology

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    OvidMD Ovid
  • Publisher: Oxford University Press (OUP)
  • Product Type: Journal
  • Author/Editor: Lois D. Lehman-McKeeman
  • ISSN: 1096-6080
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  • Language: English
  • Frequency: Monthly
  • PDF Coverage: January 2001 - Present
  • Impact Factor*: 4.081
  • ISI JCR Ranking 2016 : 11/92 (TOXICOLOGY)

*As stated by the 2016 ISI Journal Citation Reports®

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