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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

Please mark your calendar


(Photo: Turisme de Barcelona / Jordi Trullàs)

Further ESTP news and announcements:

ESTP newsletter 2015 (3)
The third ESTP newsletter 2015 containing a President's column, an information about this year's ECVP/ESVP summer school in Bologna, a look back to our ESTP Congress in Guildford, and various updates and announcements is now available here. Previous newsletters are accessible in the repository.
[21-Oct-2015 ]

ESTP Webinar
Considerations and Guidance for Adversity Decisions on Pathological Findings in Toxicology and Pathology Reports
The goal of this webinars is to present considerations, key and modifying factors which help to interpret histomorphological changes in nonclinical studies as adverse or non-adverse, and to highlight the different implications of adversity decisions across the various fields of our professional activity.
[08-Oct-2015 ]

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 ]

Guess What!
Case #21

Interesting cases from the field of toxicologic pathology are presented each year in this interactive ESTP section. The solution of case #20 and the new case #21 are now available.
[21-Sep-2015 ]

Classic Examples in Toxicologic Pathology XXIII
This seminar is offered by the ESTP and the Hannover Graduate School for Veterinary Pathobiology, Neuroinfectiology, and Translational Medicine at the University of Veterinary Medicine in Hannover, Germany on February 19 and 20, 2016. On-line registration is now available. Click here for more information.
[19-Nov-2015 ]

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
[10-Sep-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 ]