International QSAR Foundation

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name International QSAR Foundation
Owner/Developer International QSAR Foundation
Country United States of America
Languages English
Description The International QSAR Foundation is an ad hoc collaboration of scientists committed to the goal of developing QSAR methods for long-term adverse outcomes such as reproductive impairment, developmental toxicity, and carcinogenicity. Our mission is to develop computerized tools as alternatives to animal testing in order to decrease our reliance on animal tests in regulation, research and education. The goal of this volunteer research organization is to develop and promote new technology that eliminates the last major gap in predictive toxicology and the QSAR Toolbox.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Organization
Sub categories Non-Governmental Organization
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website, Social media, Professional online network
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Scientists
Users access Open access, User registration
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Reduction, Replacement
Purpose Education and training, Documentation and information
Technology/Tools Non-testing methods (in silico)