The work performed in EDC-MixRisk is vital to expand our knowledge on mixtures of endocrine disrupting chemicals. Here you will meet the scientist behind the research and hear their story on what they are doing and why it is important. Vice-Coordinator of the project, Dr. Joëlle Rüegg from Swetox/Karolinska Institutet reveals some preliminary results of […]

EDC-MixRisk Project Partner, Prof. Christina Rudén (Stockholm University) will be discussing the SYRINA framework at an upcoming workshop “Association or causation in miasmas and mixtures: Current reflections on Bradford Hill’s 1965 contribution to Public Health”. The meeting will be organized in London, Royal Society of Medicine 13-14 October 2016. The title of Prof. Rudén’s speech […]

In a newly published article in Environmental Health, more than twenty researchers propose a new method for handling the risk assessment of endocrine disrupting chemicals. The method is called SYRINA (Systematic Review and Integrated Assessment), and allows an overall assessment of the various sources of evidence . The method has been developed in international cooperation, with a main […]

The work performed in EDC-MixRisk is vital to expand our knowledge on mixtures of endocrine disrupting chemicals. Here you will meet the scientist behind the research and hear their story on what they are doing and why it is important. First in line is Christina Rudén, Professor at Department of Environmental Science and Analytical Chemistry, […]

EDC-MixRisk representative offered our scientific competence and interest in the EDC area to the commission on a meeting DG Santé. The meeting ended with a route forward for science to policy interaction. The 2nd of December, Professors Barbara Demeneix, Carl-Gustaf Bornehag and Åke Bergman from EDC-MixRisk met with Mr. Michael Flueh, Head of Unit Pesticides […]

We are happy to welcome you to a one day symposium on EDCs on May 10, 2016 in Stockholm, Sweden. The symposium consists of three sessions; one presenting national and international research initiatives, one to set the stakeholder context and one purely scientific session with invited speakers. Participation To participate at the symposium you need […]

The Commission has breached EU law by failing to adopt measures concerning the specification of scientific criteria for the determination of endocrine-disrupting properties. That was found by the European Court of Justice today. EDC-MixRisk’s Coordinator Åke Bergman welcomes the decision and says that it is strong and clear. Sweden took the EU Commission to court after […]

Recently, EDC-MixRisk has been covered in several Swedish papers. In VVS-forum online (only in Swedish), you can read an interview with our Coordinator Professor Åke Bergman and Professor Carl-Gustaf Bornehag on the cocktail-effect of harmful substances. “Cocktail-effekten – farligare än man trott – vvsforum.se”   In the KI-bladet, the staff magazine at Karolinska Institutet, you […]

The conference will take place from the 2-6 November 2015 at the Skukuza Conference Centre in the Kruger National Park, South Africa. IMPORTANT DATES: Registration and Abstract submission closes on the 15 September 2015. In order to secure your accommodation please pay in fullby the 15 September 2015!!! (After this date all our provisional confirmations will […]