Important Links


OECD Test Guidelines for the Chemicals

OCSPP Harmonized Test Guidelines - Master List 

OECD Library

OECD Guidance Documents


FDA Guidance Documents

FDA Redbook

ICH Safety Guidelines

ICH Guidelines

ICH Topic M 3 (R2)  

Note for Guidance on Toxicokinetics: The Assessment of Systemic Exposure In Toxicity Studies S3A

Risk Assessment  

Impurities: Guideline For Residual Solvents Q3C(R6)

Guideline for Elemental Impurities ICH Q3D

ICH guideline Q9 on quality risk management   

Guideline on setting health based exposure limits for use in risk identification in the manufacture of different medicinal products in shared facilities  

Assessment and Control of DNA Reactive (Mutagenic) Impurities In Pharmaceuticals to Limit Potential Carcinogenic Risk  

Residual Solvents in New Veterinary Medicinal Products, Active Substances and Excipients

Medical Devices

ISO Standard Catalogue

Use of International Standard ISO 10993-1, "Biological evaluation of medical devices - Part 1: Evaluation and testing within a risk management process, Guidance for Industry and Food and Drug Administration Staff Document issued on: June 16, 2016.

Personal Care Products

Scientific Committee on Consumer Safety (SCCS)  

The SCCS Notes of Guidance for the Testing Of Cosmetic Ingredients and Their Safety Evaluation 10th Revision

Animal Welfare

CPCSCEA Website  

AAALAC International

Regulatory Bodies  

Central Drugs Standard Control Organization


Central Insecticides Board and Registration Committee.

Professional Bodies

American Board of Toxicology

Society of Toxicology

Society of Toxicologic Pathology - India (STP-I) 

Indian Chapter of the Society of Quality Assurance (ICSQA)

The Federation of European Laboratory Animal Science Associations

The Federation of European Toxicologists and European Societies of Toxicology

International Union of Toxicology

GLP Certified Indian Laboratories 

GLP Certified Test Facilities (India) 


The Personal Care Products Council On-Line INFOBASE 


Cosmetic Ingredient Review

ECHA Database

Science Direct


General Reading

Comparison of OECD and FDA GLP   

Guidance on dose level selection for regulatory general toxicology  

Recognition of Adverse and Non-adverse Effects in Toxicity Studies (article)

Nonclinical Vehicle Use in Studies by Multiple Routes in Multiple Species  (article)

Is it adverse, non-adverse, adaptive or artifact? (article)

Weight of Evidence: A Review of Concept and Methods  (article)

Toxicology in the Drug Discovery and Development Process

Toxicology in the Drug Discovery and Development Process (pdf)