|Reproductive Toxicology can be defined as the toxic effects of various substances on reproductive ability of an organism. In other words it can also be called as developmental toxicology. This is the toxicity of chemicals on fertility and sexual function of organism. This can be due to exposure of hazardous substances during prenatal period. There are various tests used to determine the reproductive toxicity of various substances. The major test is developmental toxicity screening assay
A journal is a periodical publication intended to further progress of science, usually by reporting new research. Most journals are highly specialized, although some of the oldest journals publish articles, reviews, editorials, short communications, letters, and scientific papers across a wide range of scientific fields. Journals contain articles that peer reviewed, in an attempt to ensure that articles meet the journal's standards of quality, and scientific validity. Each such journal article becomes part of the permanent scientific record.