Avoiding bias in safety testing design

Peter Calow

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    Abstract

    All scientists are biased, no matter what their backgrounds or affiliations, so what is it about the scientific method that overcomes this and which makes science so successful? Key features are transparency and critical peer scrutiny. These general issues will be will be considered in terms of the scientific basis of risk assessment, including the design of safety testing procedures, particularly as applied to industrial chemicals.
    Original languageEnglish
    JournalToxicology Letters
    Volume205
    Issue numberSupplement
    Pages (from-to)S19
    ISSN0378-4274
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - 2011
    Event47th Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology - Palais des Congrès , Paris, France
    Duration: 28 Aug 201131 Aug 2011
    Conference number: 47

    Conference

    Conference47th Congress of the European Societies of Toxicology
    Number47
    LocationPalais des Congrès
    Country/TerritoryFrance
    CityParis
    Period28/08/201131/08/2011

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