European Society of Toxicologic Pathology (ESTP)
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Cutting Edge Pathology

21st European Congress of Toxicologic Pathology
(August 28 – 31, 2024)

This next congress will take place in San Lorenzo de El Escorial (Madrid), Spain

The ESTP topic will be "Neuropathology – The Vast Pink Wonderland".

Please mark your calendar and see the official congress website.


Further ESTP news and announcements: LinkedIn

20th European Congress of Toxicologic Pathology
We are looking back to the very successful Congress 2023, which took place in Basel, Switzerland. Click for more details.
[13-Oct-2023 ]

ESTP newsletter 2023 (2)
The second ESTP newsletter 2023 containing a President's column, an update on the 5th Cutting Edge/21st ESTP Congress in 2024, introductions to the ESTP Achievement Award, Toxicologic Pathology Forum, and Whole Slide Imaging guidance by the U.S. FDA, is now available here. Apart from that, you will also see an overview of the events scheduled for 2023 and the members of the ESTP council. Previous newsletters are accessible for members in the repository.
[25-Jul-2023 ]

Guess What!
Case #30

Interesting cases from the field of toxicologic pathology are presented each year in this interactive ESTP section. The new case #30 is now available. The solution for case #29 has been added.
[02-May-2023 ]

[30-Aug-2019 ]

In memoriam Dipl.-Ing. Gerd Morawietz
Our honorary ESTP member Dipl.-Ing. Gerd Morawietz passed away on September 9, 2023. We will miss this outstanding computer specialist, good friend, and fellow human being.
[27-Oct-2023 ]

In memoriam Dr. Chirukandath Gopinath
Our honorary ESTP member Dr. Gopinath passed away on April 26, 2023. He will be greatly missed by all who had the privilege of knowing him.
[21-Jul-2023 ]

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. The proposed nomenclature for the Non-rodent Ocular Tissues is available for comments from October 27, 2023 to January 02, 2024. Visit for more details. ESTP members have free access to the nomenclature, diagnostic criteria, images, and much more!
[27-Oct-2023 ]

Updates to the Web site
For those visiting the Web site on a regular basis the Updates functionality is always available to find recent changes more easily.
[04-Aug-2008 ]