Comprehensive Toxicology, 1st Edition

  • Charlene McQueen
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  • ISBN-10: 0080468845
  • ISBN-13: 9780080468846
  • DDC: 615.9
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 7429 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2010 | Published/Released October 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2010

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Overview

In more than a decade since the publication of the first edition of COMPREHENSIVE TOXICOLOGY, an explosive increase in the knowledge of the effects of chemical and physical agents on biological systems has led to an increased understanding of normal cellular functions and the consequences of their perturbations. Revised and updated to reflect new advances in toxicology research and including content by some of the leading researchers in the field, the 14-volume second edition of COMPREHENSIVE TOXICOLOGY remains the premier resource for toxicologists in academia, medicine, and corporations.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Half Title Page.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Contents of Volume 1.
Contents of All Volumes.
Preface.
1: General Overview of Toxicology.
2: Exposure Science.
3: Oral Exposure and Absorption of Toxicants.
4: Inhalation Exposure and Absorption of Toxicants.
5: Dermal Exposure and Absorption of Chemicals and Nanomaterials.
6: The Application of ADME Principles in Pharmaceutical Safety Assessment.
7: Biotransformation of Toxicants.
8: Modeling of Disposition.
9: Toxicological Interactions of Chemical Mixtures.
10: Experimental Models for the Investigation of Toxicological Mechanisms.
11: Biomarkers of Exposure, Effect, and Susceptibility.
12: Cytolethality.
13: Mitogenesis.
14: Free Radicals and Reactive Oxygen Species.
15: Reactive Electrophiles and Metabolic Activation.
16: DNA-Reactive Agents.
17: Xenobiotic Receptor-Mediated Toxicity.
18: Toxicogenomics, Proteomics, and Metabolomics.
19: Modifications of Mitochondrial Function by Toxicants.
20: Risk Assessment.