Dear Colleagues, The OECD has just published its newest crop of Test Guidelines. Many involve updates to in vitro guidelines to expand the applicability of the methods. They are freely accessible to the public on the following two pages: http://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/environment/oecd-guidelines-for-the-testing-of-chemicals-section-4-health-effects_20745788 http://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/environment/oecd-guidelines-for-the-testing-of-chemicals-section-2-effects-on-biotic-systems_20745761 Test No. 430: In Vitro Skin Corrosion: Transcutaneous Electrical Resistance Test Method (TER) Test No. 431: In Vitro Skin Corrosion: Reconstructed Human Epidermis (RHE) Test Method Test No. 437: Bovine Corneal Opacity and Permeability Test Method for Identifying i) Chemicals Inducing Serious Eye Damage and ii) Chemicals Not Requiring Classification for Eye Irritation or Serious Eye Damage Test No. 438: Isolated Chicken Eye Test Method for Identifying i) Chemicals Inducing Serious Eye Damage and ii) Chemicals Not Requiring Classification for Eye Irritation or Serious Eye Damage Test No. 439: In Vitro Skin Irritation - Reconstructed Human Epidermis Test Method Test No. 236: Fish Embryo Acute Toxicity (FET) Test Kind regards, Kristie Kristie Sullivan Secretary, ASCCT www.ascctox.org This email was sent to members of the American Society for Cellular and Computational Toxicology. Learn more at www.ascctox.org. To post, send to ascct@xxxxxxxxxxxxx. To unsubscribe, send an email with the subject line "unsubscribe" to ksullivan@xxxxxxxxxxx. To view an archive of list emails, visit www.freelists.org/archive/ascct.