Menu

logo

Search
CLOSE

Korea Institute of Toxicology (KITOX)

Korea Institute of Toxicology (KITOX)

25Member Research Institutes
안정성평가연구소 로고
Safety assessment study of various substances such as chemical and biotechnology,
development of related technology, and industry-university research support
소관연구기관 소개 : 기관장, 설립일자, 소재지, 대표전화, 홈페이지
Chairman Chung, Moonkoo
Establishment Date 2002.01.01
Location KITOX, 141, Gajeong-ro, Yuseong-gu, Daejeon
Contact 042-610-8250
Homepage Homepage
Key Functions
To research safety assessment and develop related technology
To research pharmacological evaluation and develop related technology
To research environment toxicity and develop risk assessment technology
To cooperate with government, the private sector, corporations, and organizations for R&D and provide and commission technical services
Cooperation and support of related SMEs for chemical and bio industries and technology commercialization
To train specialized human resources, construct and operate public infrastructure, and supprot related policy making
Recent Achievements
Korea’s first certified US FDA eligible non-clinical testing organization
Possible US new drug approval of Dong-A Pharmaceutical’s ‘Zydena’ executed by KIT
US FDA sale authorization of ‘Kynamro’ a new non-clinical drug of KIT
World’s second approval of nucleic acid antisense drug
Quasi-drug designation of humidifier fungicide by the cause investigation of lung disease through inhalation toxicity test
Contribution of medical support for under-developed countries through the national first success in the EMA new drug approval