Distributed Structure-Searchable Toxicity Database

Knowledge Source Identification
Knowledge source name Distributed Structure-Searchable Toxicity Database
Abbreviated name DSSTox
Owner/Developer US Environmental Protection Agency
Abbreviated owner US EPA
Country United States of America
Languages English
URL https://www.epa.gov/chemical-research/distributed-structure-searchable-toxicity-dsstox-database
Contact https://www.epa.gov/chemical-research/forms/contact-us-about-chemical-safety-research
Contact email maloney.kelsey@epa.gov
Description DSSTox provides a high quality public chemistry resource for supporting improved predictive toxicology. A distinguishing feature of this effort is the accurate mapping of bioassay and physicochemical property data associated with chemical substances to their corresponding chemical structures.
Knowledge Source Category
Category Information System
Sub categories Database
Knowledge Dissemination and Sharing
Dissemination channel Website
Targeted audience (specified/objective analysis) Not specified
Users access Open access
Knowledge Characterization
3Rs relevance Replacement, Reduction
Purpose Toxicological and safety evaluation, Documentation and information