Two experts visited NIEHS to discuss how reproductive cells' exposure to harmful agents can lead to health problems in later generations.
That interconnection — called One Health — was the focus of a recent conference in Durham, North Carolina.
Stephanie Kim, winner of the 2018 Wetterhahn Award, spoke about her research into how chemicals influence the development of fat cells.
The annual meeting of the North Carolina Society of Toxicology focused on how the interplay of those factors can affect humans.
Advancing new nonanimal testing technologies will require guidance from regulators on best uses.