Training Course: Toxoicologic Pathology in Fish

22 Jul 2019 - 23 Jul 2019 | Heidelberg, Germany

The motivation for this course comes from the fact that while histopathology in general and fish histopathology in particular is increasingly used in ecotoxicological research and hazard assessment, there is a shortage of training opportunities and courses. The training includes both background lectures and practical sessions. The aims of the course are: - to introduce and train the participants in basic principles of fish toxicopathology; - to discuss methodological aspects including possible pitfalls; - to highlight application fields of fish toxicopathology in a) environmental surveillance, b) mechanistic toxicological studies and c) regulatory hazard assessment.

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