Indian Institute of Toxicology ResearchGovernment


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Foundation: 1965

Mission: To mitigate problems of human health and environment. The institute aims to accomplish its goals through the following objectives: Safety evaluation of chemicals used in industry, agriculture and everyday life. Mode of action of toxic chemicals/pollutants. Remedial/preventive measures to safeguard health and environment from pollutants. Occupational health hazards due to exposure in chemicals industries, mines, agricultural fields and environment. Simple/rapid diagnostic tests for disorders caused by industrial and environmental chemicals Collect, store and disseminate information on toxic chemicals. Human resource development for dealing with industrial and environmental problems. Provide a platform to public and entrepreneurs to address queries and concerns regarding safety/toxicity of chemicals, additives and products.

Vision: Information not localized


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Research percentile
Innovation percentile
Societal percentile

Evolution of the institution

The following data gives a quick reading on the scientific performance in the last years. The research ranking refers to the volume, impact and quality of the institution's research output. The innovation ranking is calculated on the number of patent applications of the institution and the citations that its research output receives from patents. Finally, the societal ranking is based on the number of pages of the institution's website and the number of backlinks and mentions from social networks.

Compared to its context

The result of the evaluation of the institution can be compared to obtain a view of the country, the region to which it belongs and the institutions of the world, placing it in their respective positions.

Compared to All sectors (percentiles)
Compared to Government sector (percentiles)

Ranks by Subject areas/categories

We have divided the scientific output of the institution into 19 large areas of knowledge and the following table shows only the ranks in different territorial domains achieved by the institution in each of the areas. For an institution to have a presence in an area, it is necessary that it exceed in the last year a minimum output threshold equivalent to twice the percentage that this area represents in the world. If you need scientific indicators on these areas visit Scopus and/or SciVal.

AreaWorldAsiatic RegionBRIICSIndia
Agricultural and Biological Sciences +4085th1230th1047th175th
Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology 3993rd1237th840th73rd
Chemistry 2468th827th611th43rd
Energy 677th285th225th12th
Environmental Science 1273rd421st354th23rd
Medicine +2641st758th544th26th
Pharmacology, Toxicology and Pharmaceutics 3520th1127th853rd131st

Publishing profile

These are the journals used by the institution's researchers to publish their work in the last year. The size of each circle represents the value of the SJR of the publication, and its spatial position represents its subject matter.

This visualizatión allows you to identify the knowledge areas where the institution has published, recognize the prestige of the scientific journals in which the institution knowledge has been published, and identify predominant scientific communities.

Where is the institution located?

  • Government
  • Health
  • Universities
  • Companies
  • Non-Profit
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