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Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology/Environmental Teratology Information Center (DART®/ETIC) Database

DART/ETIC is a bibliographic database on the National Library of Medicine's (NLM) Toxicology Data Network (TOXNET®). It covers teratology and other aspects of developmental and reproductive toxicology. It contains over 200,000 references to literature published since 1965. DART/ETIC is funded by the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, the National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences, the National Center for Toxicological Research of the Food and Drug Administration, and the NLM.

Web Access/Searching

DART/ETIC is accessible, free of charge, via TOXNET at:

Users can search by subject terms, title words, chemical name, Chemical Abstracts Service Registry Number (RN), and author. Search results can easily be viewed, printed or downloaded. Search results are displayed in relevancy ranked order, but may be sorted by publication date, author or title.

Further Information

For detailed information about DART/ETIC or TOXNET, contact:

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Last reviewed: 20 February 2008
Last updated: 10 August 2006
First published: 01 January 1994
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