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Mechanisms and Concepts in Toxicology

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ISBN-10: 0748404147

ISBN-13: 9780748404148

Edition: 1996

Authors: W. Norman Aldridge

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This book aims to illustrated toxicological concepts and types of toxicity from a mechanistic point of view. Examples of chemical intoxicants are used to illustrate mechanisms in each stage of developing toxicity.
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Book details

List price: $121.95
Copyright year: 1996
Publisher: CRC Press LLC
Publication date: 2/15/1996
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 254
Size: 6.75" wide x 10.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.034
Language: English

Scope of toxicology
Stages in the induction of toxicity
Kinetics and endpoints
Acute and chronic intoxication
Delivery of intoxicant - processes causing a decrease in toxicity
Delivery of intoxicant - processes causing an increase in toxicity
Initiating reactions with targets
Biological consequences of initiating interactions
Exposure, dose and chemical structure, response and activity and thresholds
Selective toxicity, animal experimentation and... in vitro... methods