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Faculty & Staff Honors

Faculty & Staff Honors

South Carolina Researcher Receives Award from Society of Toxicology

Dr. Ratanesh Kumar Seth, a post-doctoral fellow at the Arnold School of Public Health, has been honored by the Society of Toxicology in its annual SOT Board of Publications Best Paper Award.

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The membership and the editor-in-chief of the journal Toxicological Sciences nominate papers published in the journal the previous year for consideration for awards. More than 140 papers were published between 2013 and 2014 in Toxicological Sciences.

Dr. Seth’s manuscript, “Environmental Toxin-Linked Nonalcoholic Steatohepatitis and Hepatic Metabolic Reprogramming in Obese Mice” has been selected for “Honorable Mention” in the competition. The SOT names a Best Paper winner and three Honorable Mention recipients.

Posters announcing the Honorable Mention papers will be displayed at the 2015 SOT Annual Meeting in San Diego, CA, from March 22 – 26.

Dr. Seth works with Dr. Saurabh Chatterjee, director of the Environmental Health and Disease Laboratory at the Arnold School of Public Health.