Commemorating Toxicology at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences on the Occasion of Its 50th Anniversary

Author Affiliations open 1Division of the National Toxicology Program (NTP), and 2National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS), National Institutes of Health, Department of Health and Human Services, Research Triangle Park, North Carolina USA PDF Version (3 MB) Summary About This Article In 1978, the National Toxicology Program (NTP) was established and headquartered at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences (NIEHS) in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina. On the occasion of the 50th Anniversary of the NIEHS, this article documents some of the historical and current NTP programs and scientific advances that have been made possible through this long-standing relationship. Citation: Bucher JR, Birnbaum LS. 2016. Commemorating toxicology at the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences on the occasion of its 50th anniversary. Environ Health Perspect 124:A192–A195; Address correspondence to J.R. Bucher, NTP and NIEHS, P.O. Box 12233, Mail Drop K2-02, Research Triangle Park, NC 27709 USA. Telephone: (919) 541-4532. E-mail: The authors wish to acknowledge the helpful discussions with former NTP Associate Directors G. Lucier and C. Portier. The authors declare they have no actual or potential competing financial interests. Final Publication: 1 November 2016 Note to readers with disabilities: EHP strives to ensure that all journal content is acc...
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