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Posted on 16-04-2014

A new paper of TecnATox has been included in PubMed

Mari M, Nadal M, Schuhmacher M, Barberia E, Garcia F, Domingo JL. Human Exposure to Metals: Levels in Autopsy Tissues Living Near a Hazardous Waste Incinerator. Biol Trace Elem Res. 2014 Apr 13. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24728924 [PubMed -as supplied by publisher]. Link


Posted on 16-04-2014

SETAC Europe 24th Annual Meeting

TecnATox members will take part in the SETAC Europe 24th Annual Meeting, which will take place from 11-16 May 2014 in Basel. Link

12-05-14

POSTER
Session: Novel approaches to incorporate in vitro bioassays in risk assessment
Title: Size-segregated characteriztion and toxicity of atmospheric particles near a cement plant in Catalonia, Spain.
Authors: J Rovira, J Sierra, E Martí, N Roig, M Mari, Nadal M, M Schuhmacher, JL Domingo
Room: Exhibition Hall

14-05-14

 POSTERS
Session: Environmental biodegradation rates and pathways: Dependence on environmental conditions
Title: Climate change effects on PAH photodegradatoins in Mediterranean soils: A pilot study
Authors: M Marquès, M Mari, M Schuhmacher, JL Domingo, M Nadal
Session: Recent advances and critical future research directions for poly- and perfluorinated alkyl substances (PFASs)
Title: Distribution and elimination parameters of PFASs using a physiologically-based pharmacokinetic (PBPK) model
Authors: F Fàbrega, V Vikas, M Nadal, E Benfenati, M Schuhmacher, JL Domingo
Room: Exhibition Hall

 15-05-14

PLATFORM
Session: What do we know about the effects of multiple stressors and community responses on aquatic ecosystems?
Title: Improving the WFD purposes by the incorporation of ecotoxicity tests and the assessment of pollutants availability.
Authors: N Roig, J Sierra, M Nadal, I Moreno-Garrido, E Nieto, M Hampel, JL Domingo, M Schuhmacher, J Blasco
Room: Shanghai 3/4
Start Time: 8:35

 
 

 


Posted on 09-04-2014

TecnATox members have published a new paper in the journal Science of The Total Environment

Rovira J, Nadal M, Schuhmacher M, Domingo JL (2014) Environmental levels of PCDD/Fs and metals around a cement plant in Catalonia, Spain, before and after alternative fuel implementation. Assessment of human health risks. Sci Total Environ. 485-486:121–129.


Posted on 03-04-2014

XII Scientific Course

TecnATox members took part again in the direction of the Scientific Course, which was organized by Mediterrania-CIE. Link 


Posted on 28-03-2014

TecnATox members have published a new paper in the journal Human and Ecological Risk Assessment

Milla dos Santos AP, Passuello A, Schuhmacher M,  Nadal M, Domingo JL, Martinez CA, Segura-Muñoz SI, Takayanagui AMM (2014) A Support Tool for Air Pollution Health Risk Management in Emerging Countries: A Case in Brazil. Hum Ecol Risk Assess. 20: 1406-1424.


Posted on 09-04-2014

Rubab Fatima Bangash has obtained her PhD degree

Rubab Fatima Bangash, TecnATox member, has obtained her PhD degree.  The thesis entitled: "ANALYSIS OF CLIMATE CHANGE IMPACT ON HYDROLOGICAL ECOSYSTEM SERVICES AND WATER ALLOCATION IN WATER SCARCE MEDITERRANEAN RIVER BASINS" was directed by Dr. Marta Schuhmacher and co-directed by Dr. Ana Passuello.


Posted on 01-04-2014

Extensive Literature Search on the bioavailability of selected trace elements in animal nutrition: Incompatibilities and interactions

 TecnATox members have prepared a external scientific report for EFSA entitled: "Extensive Literature Search (ELS) on the bioavailability of selected trace elements in animal nutrition: Incompatibilities and interactions" The main objective of this ELS was to identify the bioavailability of trace element (Co, Cu, I, Fe, Mn, Mo, Se, and Zn) additives and their incompatibilities and interactions, in particular when combined with other feed additives or components of the animal diet. Link


Posted on 18-03-2014