Newswise — Toxicological Sciences, the official journal of the Society of Toxicology (SOT), celebrates its 20th anniversary in 2018. To commemorate the journal’s history and in keeping with its mission of publishing the most influential research in toxicology, every 2018 issue of Toxicological Sciences will feature articles taking retrospective and prospective looks at topics of importance in toxicology. In addition, every issue will continue to feature the best and latest research in toxicology.

To that end, highlights from the newly published January 2018 issue include:

About SOT
Founded in 1961, the Society of Toxicology (SOT) is a professional and scholarly organization of more than 8,200 scientists from academic institutions, government, and industry representing the great variety of individuals who practice toxicology in the US and abroad. SOT is committed to creating a safer and healthier world by advancing the science and increasing the impact of toxicology. The Society promotes the acquisition and utilization of knowledge in toxicology, aids in the protection of public health, and has a strong commitment to education in toxicology and to the recruitment of students and new members into the profession. For more information about SOT and toxicology, visit the Society online at, follow SOT on Twitter @SOToxicology, and like SOT on Facebook.


Journal Link: Toxicological Sciences, Jan 2018, Volume 161, Issue 1