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Toxicology lab can't offer expertise in child protection case, justice rules - TheChronicleHerald.ca


TheChronicleHerald.ca
A Nova Scotia Supreme Court justice has ruled that the director of the Nova Scotia Health Authority's toxicology lab in Halifax can't give expert opinion evidence about the results of urine testing at a child protection proceeding. Justice Theresa ...

Toxicology results pending in deadly crash in Cherokee Co. - WSPA.com


WSPA.com
Officials with the Cherokee County Coroner's Office said it will be a few more days until toxicology results are back following a crash involving a pedestrian Saturday night.

Fish farmer appointed to ecology panel - Arkansas Online


Arkansas Online
A fish farmer is the newest member of the Arkansas Pollution Control and Ecology Commission. Gov. Asa Hutchinson appointed Mike Freeze to replace John Chamberlain, who served on the commission for nearly nine years, the governor's office announced ...

Office For Protection From Research Risks

Pikesville - United States

Provides clarification and guidance on ethical issues in biomedical or behavioral research involving human or animal subjects.

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U.S. Environmental Protection Agency Office of Prevention, Pesticides, and Toxic Substances - Office of Pesticide Programs (OPP)
United States

Protects public health and the environment from the risks posed by pesticides and promotes safer means of pest control.

National Estuarine Research Reserve System Centralized Data Management Office
United States

Source for monitoring data from the U.S. nationwide estuary-research network.

Journal of Plant Protection Research
Poland

Online journal focusing on integrated plant protection methods. Contains full current papers.

Human Research Subject Protection
United States

Informed consent is an explanation of human experimentation risks, and is designed to protect human subjects from experimentation without obtaining the subject's explicit approval.

Bat Research and Protection Group
Japan

Conservation and research group dedicated to protecting bats in Bulgaria. Find out about Bulgarian bat species and nationwide studies of the nocturnal mammals. In English and Hungarian, from the National Museum of Natural History.

Australian Cooperative Research Center for Tropical Plant Protection
Australia

Develop new pest and disease-control technologies and disease-resistant cultivars for Australia. Includes postgraduate research opportunities, list of participants, and microarray data for Arabidopsis.

Aflatoxins: Occurrence and Health Risks
United States

Discusses the toxins present in foodstuffs contaminated with Aspergillus flavus, the symptoms and treatment of poisoning and the detection of the causative agent.

Forest Ecosystems and Ecological Risks
Switzerland

An LTER site working to improve the understanding of forest ecosystem processes through the long-term study of selected forest plots in Switzerland. A particular emphasis is the possible effects of air pollution and climate change on forest ecosystem processes.

Oikos Editorial Office
Sweden

Produces several important journals in ecology, including Oikos, Ecography, Journal of Avian Biology, Web Ecology, Ecological Bulletins and Lindbergia.

Office of Technology Transfer
United States

Provides information on new drugs and devices, both in development and brought to market, the results of research at Emory University.