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14th European Congress of Toxicologic Pathology
Adverse or Not Adverse – Assessment and Consequences

(September 20 – 23, 2016)

This next congress will take place in Barcelona, Catalonia, Spain

Registration is now open!


(Photo: Turisme de Barcelona / Jordi Trullàs)

Further ESTP news and announcements:

ESTP newsletter 2016 (3)
The third ESTP newsletter 2016 containing a President's column, the announcement of the Annual General Assembly in Barcelona, a look back to the STP Annual Symposium in San Diego, an update on the forthcoming International Expert Workshop in Barcelona and the results of electronic elections to ESTP Executive Committee 2016 is now available here. Previous newsletters are accessible in the repository.
[28-Jul-2016 ]

2016 Pathology 2.0 ESTP Webinars
Practical stereology for toxicologic pathologists
With the objective of continuous pathology education, ESTP Pathology 2.0 group invites you to the next webinar on July 7, 2016 at 4 pm CET.
[13-Jun-2016 ]

Guess What!
Case #22

Interesting cases from the field of toxicologic pathology are presented each year in this interactive ESTP section. The solution of case #21 and the new case #22 are now available.
[11-Apr-2016 ]

13th European Congress of Toxicologic Pathology
We are looking back to the very successful Congress 2015, which took place at the University of Surrey in Guildford, United Kingdom. Click for more details.
[02-Oct-2015 ]

Updates to the Web site
For those visiting the Web site on a regular basis the Updates functionality has been improved to find more easily any recent changes.
[04-Aug-2008 ]

5th ESTP International Expert Workshop
ESTP is currently sponsoring an International Expert Workshop on "Adversity of Lysosomal Accumulation". On-line registration is now available. Click here for more information.
[06-Apr-2016 ]

14th European Congress of Toxicologic Pathology: Call for Abstracts / Case Presentations
Templates for poster abstracts and case presentations as well as the respective online submission forms are now available for the ESTP congress in Barcelona. An award for best poster will be sponsored by the SFPT (French Society of Toxicologic Pathology).
[24-Mar-2016 ]

Revision of Standardized Nomenclature
goRENI - the global open RENI system - is the standard reference for nomenclature and diagnostic criteria in toxicologic pathology and at the same time the Internet discussion platform for the global initiative "INHAND" - the International Harmonization of Nomenclature and Diagnostic criteria. Visit for more details. ESTP members have free access to the nomenclature, diagnostic criteria, images, and much more!
The following diagnoses have been added through change control: Carcinoma, squamous cell – Clitoral Gland; Preputial Gland; Hyperplasia, squamous cell – Clitoral Gland; Preputial Gland. Templates for change control are available on goRENI and here.
[08-Feb-2016 ]