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Chemical Effects in Biological Systems (CEBS)

The CEBS database houses data of interest to environmental health scientists. CEBS is a public resource, and has received depositions of data from academic, industrial and governmental laboratories. CEBS is designed to display data in the context of biology and study design, and to permit data integration across studies for novel meta analysis.

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Download Instructions

This FTP site allows you to download study data in CEBS to your computer. You can access it through your browser by clicking the Download link or entering the URL

IF YOU ARE A MAC USER, use Firefox to download data from the FTP site.

This FTP site does not work well with most versions of Safari. Most likely, a Safari user will be able to see the folders or file icons but be unable to open or download the files.

DO NOT try to enter a username or password at the FTP Download login screen.


If your browser shows a login screen on this site asking for a username and password, do not type anything in those boxes.

  • If you are using Safari (not recommended) as your browser, click the radio button next to guest and then click connect.
  • If you are using other browsers: Close, then Restart your browser, and Clear the Browser Cache before clicking the download link.

If you still see the login screen, please contact


Jennifer M. Fostel, Ph.D.
CEBS Scientific Administrator
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