Toxicology

Urine Drug Toxicology Testing

Most drug toxicology testing is performed on urine samples, as most drugs are broken down and excreted through urine. Testing can also be done on blood, however concentrations of drugs […]

Toxicology

Biocompatibility Testing

Biocompatibility testing is commonly done for medical devices with testing ranging from screening of new materials to safety evaluations. The term “biocompatibility” refers to the compatibility of materials with living tissue. […]

Toxicology

Toxicology Testing

The field of toxicology is a branch of science that “helps us understand the harmful effects that chemicals, substances, or situations, can have on people, animals, and the environment.” The field of […]

Toxicology

Hepatotoxicity

Hepatotoxicity is a term used to describe damage to the liver caused by a medicine, chemical, or dietary supplement, or it can also be a side effect of HIV drugs. […]

Toxicology

Toxicology Research and Testing

Today an agriculture fertilizer producer came to us for assistance in outsourcing a contract laboratory to perform toxicology testing on it’s fertilizer.  The Society of Toxicology (SOT) defines toxicology as […]