Welcome to BarTox Consulting Ltd

Steve Barton is a Board-certified (DABT) and Eurotox registered (ERT) toxicologist with more than 30 years experience, and speciality of developmental and reproductive toxicology.

Acting independently on behalf of the customer and offering:

• Study design including amendments to standard (ICH/OECD/EPA guideline) designs based on expected pharmacological/class-based considerations or to follow up previous equivocal findings

• Study monitoring to ensure compliance with GLP and early availability of interim findings and allowing adaption of pre-clinical programme if findings so require

• Data review and interpretation, including a detailed understanding of procedures, and their inherent limitations, permitting expert insight into the validity, strength and accuracy of the conclusions

• Report writing when in-house staff are unavailable

• Critical peer review of reports

• Expert overview of toxicology results from multiple studies to produce an informed overall summary

• Selection of suitable laboratories for study placement

• Consideration of endocrine vs non-endocrine reproductive findings

• Chemical Safety Reports for REACH registration

• Chemical classification under Directive 67/548/EEC (now Global Harmonized System (GHS) and critical to REACH). Experienced with distinguishing maternally toxic, vs developmentally toxic dose levels

Available to troubleshoot, or support the customer at technical regulatory meetings

Contact BarTox by e-mail: webquery@bartox.co.uk

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