Michael J. Devito, Ph.D.
Acting Chief, National Toxicology Program Laboratory
Group Leader, Predictive Toxicology and Screening Group
111 T W Alexander Dr
Research Triangle Park, NC 27709
The mission of the National Toxicology Program (NTP) Laboratory is to provide state-of-the-art laboratory research support that complements and extends the NTP’s scientific capabilities and contributes to the identification and understanding of potential health related issues related to environmental/chemical exposures.
The NTP Laboratory has several goals:
- To provide leadership, and on-site laboratory support to NTP project teams for exploratory, ancillary, and mechanistic studies on agents and issues critical to NTP
- To develop and apply new and novel approaches for understanding the toxicological and biological effects of agents and specific research areas critical to NTP
- To enhance the NTP’s ability to respond with a strong scientific approach to public health challenges in a timely manner
Laboratory consists of five groups: