TOXNET: Toxicology Data Network [website]   [open html - 127KB]

"TOXNET® (TOXicology Data NETwork) is a group of databases covering chemicals and drugs, diseases and the environment, environmental health, occupational safety and health, poisoning, risk assessment and regulations, and toxicology. It is managed by the Toxicology and Environmental Health Information Program (TEHIP) in the Division of Specialized Information Services (SIS) of the National Library of Medicine (NLM). A mobile version of TOXNET is available. Use TOXNET to find: Specific chemicals, mixtures, and products; Chemical nomenclature; Chemicals that may be associated with a disease, condition or symptom; Chemicals associated with consumer products, occupations, hobbies, and more; Special toxic effects of chemicals in humans and/or animals; and Citations from the scientific literature. TOXNET provides links to PubMed®, NLM's free web interface to the world's biomedical literature, and to additional sources of toxicological information." The TOXNET group of databases includes the following: ChemIDplus®; CCRIS (Chemical Carcinogenesis Research Information System); CPDB (Carcinogenic Potency Database); CTD (Comparative Toxicogenomics Database); GENE-TOX (Genetic Toxicology); HSDB® (Hazardous Substances Data Bank); Haz-Map®; Household Products Database; IRIS (Integrated Risk Information System); ITER (International Toxicity Estimates for Risk); LactMed® (Drugs and Lactation); TRI (Toxics Release Inventory); TOXMAP®; TOXLINE®; and DART® (Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology Database).

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