Center News

Center awarded a new grant by US EPA (July 01, 2014)

UNC Computational Toxicology Tools Workshop at Health Canada (July 05, 2013)

Crowdsourcing Toxicity Prediction challenge (July 02, 2013)

NIEHS-NCATS-UNC DREAM Toxicogenetics Challenge Opens Today (June 11, 2013)

Centers work selected as Top 10 Best Papers Advancing the Science of Risk Assessment for 2012 (Feburary 28, 2013)

Students win top prizes at toxicology poster competition (Feburary 25, 2013)

ToxPi GUI version 1.3 is available for download (September 12, 2012)

ToxPi GUI version 1.2 is available for download (July 25, 2012)

ToxPi GUI version 1.1 is available for download (June 28, 2012)

UNCs Rusyn Appointed to National Committee on Toxicology (February 5, 2012)

Conference highlights toxicogenomics, bioinformatics and computational biology (October 10, 2011)

EPA Awards UNC a Grant to Develop, Validate and Deliver Externally Predictive QSAR Models of Hepatotoxicity (March 24, 2011)

Hao Zhu receives prestigious Society of Toxicology Colgate-Palmolive Grant for Alternative Research (March 1, 2011)

UNC-NTP-NCGC collaboration is awarded a 2nd place Best Annual Student Poster in a competition held at the Spring 2011 NC Society of Toxicology Meeting (February 18, 2011)

Rusyn and Tropsha participate in EPA workshop on Advancing the Next generation (NexGen) of Risk Assessment (November 4, 2010)

Rusyn and Tropsha participate in EPA workshop on “Advancing the Next generation (NexGen) of Risk Assessment” (November 4, 2010)

NIH launches Genotype-Tissue Expression Project (October 08, 2010)

Rusyn named to NC DENR Science Advisory Board (December 10, 2009)

Computational Toxicology Seen as Promising, But Challenges Remain to Realize Potential (October 2, 2009)

Center PIs to Present at the National Academies Workshop on Computational Toxicology (August 24, 2009)

Scientists Convene to Discuss New Method to Study How Toxic Chemicals Impact Human Health (May 28, 2009)

Center research presented at the National Research Councils Symposium on Toxicity Pathway-Based Risk Assessment (May 15, 2009)

Rusyn appointed to the National Academies Standing Committee on Use of Emerging Science for Environmental Health Decisions (February 4, 2009)

EPA to host the first ToxCast data analysis summit (January 14, 2009)

Genomics research of UNC biostatisticians featured in Newsweek (July 21, 2008)

UNC School of Public Health to strengthen computational toxicology and bioinformatics expertise with a major award from the U.S. EPA (June 20, 2008)

Alex Tropsha is a recepient of the endowed professorship (May 14, 2008)

Ivan Rusyn selected for Society of Toxicology 2008 Achievement Award (February 13, 2008)

Virtual Genomic Scans with Real Data (December 12, 2007)

Professor Alex Tropsha discusses bioinformatics as a tool to linking molecular structure and function (November 05, 2007)

NIEHS Grant Will Establish Bioengineering Partnership to Improve Chemical Hazard Testing Paradigms (November 05, 2007)

David Threadgill and Colleagues at UNC Awarded U01 Grant to Establish a Systems Genetics Research Consortium (September 28, 2007)

HAP-SAMPLE Provides Web Tool for Simulating SNP Genotypes (September 20, 2007)

Web Tool for Genome Simulations Launched Through CCEGA, RENCI, UNC Efforts (September 18, 2007)

Ivan Rusyn Participates in WHO Assessment of Alcohol Carcinogenicity (April 1, 2007)

Alex Tropsha Named Chair of Medicinal Chemistry (July 1, 2006)

Alex Tropsha Awarded Exploratory Grant via NIH Roadmap - Copy (April 15, 2006)

Fei Zou Awarded NIH Grant to Develop New Methods for Mapping Complex Traits (April 1, 2006)

UNC Awarded $4.5 Million by US EPA to create the Carolina Environmental Bioinformatics Research Center (November 8, 2005)

Alex Tropsha Awarded Exploratory Grant via NIH Roadmap (April 15, 2006)