2018 Papers of the Year; Macrophages in Lung Injury and Fibrosis; Ozone Exposure and Implantation; and More Featured in April 2019 Toxicological Sciences
Issue Also Contains Papers on Transgenerational Effects of Metals; Optimizing Toxicity Models; and Thyroid Hormone Deionidase Screening
Newswise — The April 2019 issue of Toxicological Sciences begins with an editorial discussing the two 2018 Papers of the Year and the three honorable mentions. The issue also features a contemporary review on macrophages in lung injury and fibrosis; highlighted papers on air pollution and gestation; transgenerational effects of metals; optimizing toxicity models; and thyroid hormone deionidase screening; as well as open access papers on a safety study of GMO maize and perfluorooctanoate and lipoprotein metabolism.
Highlights of Toxicological Sciences Volume 168, Issue 2 include:
- Editorial: 2018 Toxicological Sciences Papers of the Year
- Contemporary Review: Role of Macrophages in Acute Lung Injury and Chronic Fibrosis Induced by Pulmonary Toxicants
- Editor’s Highlight: Screening the ToxCast Phase 1, Phase 2, and e1k Chemical Libraries for Inhibitors of Iodothyronine Deiodinases
- Editor’s Highlight: Refining In Vitro Toxicity Models: Comparing Baseline Characteristics of Lung Cell Types
- Editor’s Highlight: Transgenerational Effects of Periconception Heavy Metal Administration on Adipose Weight and Glucose Homeostasis in Mice at Maturity
- Editor’s Highlight: Ozone Exposure during Implantation Increases Serum Bioactivity in HTR-8/SVneo Trophoblasts
- Open Access: The GMO90+ Project: Absence of Evidence for Biologically Meaningful Effects of Genetically Modified Maize-Based Diets on Wistar Rats after Six-Months Feeding Comparative Trial
- Open Access: Dose Effects of Ammonium Perfluorooctanoate on Lipoprotein Metabolism in APOE*3-Leiden.CETP Mice
Toxicological Sciences is the official journal of the Society of Toxicology (SOT), a professional and scholarly organization of more than 8,000 scientists from academic institutions, government, and industry representing the great variety of individuals who practice toxicology in the United States and abroad.