Immunotoxicology focuses on the adverse effects of chemicals and pharmaceutical on the immune system. A separate set of immunotocology studies are required as general toxicology tests do not readily demonstrate the immune system disfunctions caused by the test article.
Main study options
• Skin sensitization (guinea pigs)
• Maximization test, Buehler test
• Skin photosensitisation (guinea pigs)
• Local lymph node assay (mice)