Jason Manton, BSc (Hons), MRSB, ERT, DABT

Principal Toxicologist

Jason is a Board Certified (DABT) and EU Registered Toxicologist (ERT) with over 14 years experience working in both Industry and Contract Research settings with a particular focus on Developmental and Reproductive Toxicology (DART). Since graduating from Cardiff Metropolitan University (formerly University of Wales Institute Cardiff) with a degree in Science in Health, Exercise and Sport in 2004, he has been employed as a Toxicologist/Study Director at Sequani Limited for nearly 8 years, and latterly as a Technical Expert/Study Manager within the Toxicology and Health Science Platform at Syngenta Limited for 6 years.

Jason is the past-Chair of the UK IRDG (Industrial Reprotoxicity Discussion Group) and is also an active member of the British Toxicology Society ETCD (Education Training and Career Development) Sub-Committee. He is currently also a current council member of the European Teratology Society, and also a member of the Society of Toxicology, Teratology Society and the Royal Society of Biology. He is also an editorial board member of the Reproductive Toxicology journal.

Jason has specific expertise in General Toxicology, QSAR, Read-Across, Carcinogenicity, Endocrine Disruption, REACH, PPP, Developmental and Reproduction Toxicology (DART), EOGRTS, Juvenile Toxicology (Rodent and Non-Rodent Models) and Neuro-Behavioural Assessments. He has conducted and managed an extensive number of non-clinical toxicity studies across multiple toxicology disciplines (DART, Juvenile Toxicology, General Toxicology, Carcinogenicity, Genotoxicity and Acute Toxicology) for a variety of indications/uses including Biologicals, Pharmaceuticals, Agrochemicals, and Industrial Chemicals for either Regulatory, Investigative or Mechanistic Toxicology.