Our collaborator Dr. Peta Neale and her work in the EU project SOLUTIONS was featured in the Daily Newspaper “The Australian” https://www.theaustralian.com.au/higher-education.
Dr. Neale continues to collaborate with our department through her consultant company PNEC: Peta Neale Environmental Consulting.
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A key paper for the understanding of the fate of chemicals in cell-based bioassays and their uptake into cells has just been published in "Chemical Research in Toxicology". Fabian Fischer showed, that uptake of neutral and ionised organics is sufficiently fast that bioassays with 24h exposure can be considered to have continuous constant exposure unless metabolism leads to depletion.
link to: https://pubs.acs.org/doi/abs/10.1021/acs.chemrestox.8b00019