eBook Advances in Molecular Toxicology, 1st Edition

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  • ISBN-10: 0444626557
  • ISBN-13: 9780444626554
  • DDC: 615.9
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 254 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2013 | Published/Released June 2014
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2013
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Overview

Advances in Molecular Toxicology features the latest advances in all of the subspecialties of the broad area of molecular toxicology. Toxicology is the study of poisons, and this series details the study of the molecular basis by which a vast array of agents encountered in the human environment and produced by the human body itself manifest themselves as toxins. Not strictly limited to documenting these examples, the series is also concerned with the complex web of chemical and biological events that give rise to toxin-induced symptoms and disease. The new technologies that are being harnessed to analyze and understand these events will also be reviewed by leading workers in the field. Advances in Molecular Toxicology will report progress in all aspects of these rapidly evolving molecular aspects of toxicology with a view toward detailed elucidation of progress on the molecular level and on advances in technological approaches employed.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents.
Contributors.
Preface.
1: AHR- and ER-Mediated Toxicology and Chemoprevention.
2: Free Radical Metabolites in Arylamine Toxicity.
3: Genotoxicity of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Metabolites: Radical Cations and Ketones.
4: Nitrogen Oxides Toxicology of the Aerodigestive Tract.
5: Noncholinesterase Protein Targets of Organophosphorus Pesticides.
6: Organophosphate Exposure: Detection and Remediation.
Index.