OECD Guidelines for the Testing of Chemicals, Section 4

Health Effects

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2074-5788 (online)
http://dx.doi.org/10.1787/20745788
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The OECD Guidelines for the Testing of Chemicals is a collection of about 150 of the most relevant internationally agreed testing methods used by government, industry and independent laboratories to identify and characterise potential hazards of chemicals. They are a set of tools for professionals, used primarily in regulatory safety testing and subsequent chemical and chemical product notification, chemical registration and in chemical evaluation. They can also be used for the selection and ranking of candidate chemicals during the development of new chemicals and products and in toxicology research. This group of tests covers health effects.

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Test No. 435: In Vitro Membrane Barrier Test Method for Skin Corrosion

Test No. 435: In Vitro Membrane Barrier Test Method for Skin Corrosion You or your institution have access to this content

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OECD
28 July 2015
Pages:
13
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9789264242791 (PDF)
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This updated Test Guideline 435 provides an in vitro membrane barrier test method that can be used to identify corrosive chemicals. The test method utilizes an artificial membrane designed to respond to corrosive chemicals in a manner similar to animal skin in situ.

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