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Pesticide Biotransformation and Disposition

Pesticide Biotransformation and Disposition
  • Author : Ernest Hodgson
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 January 2012
  • ISBN : 0123854822
  • Pages : 234 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 ratings
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Biotransformation of Pesticides is an updated, "one-stop" resource for academic, industry and regulatory scientists involved in research and regulatory activities related to pesticide biotransformation and human health. This book provides an in depth look at how pesticides are biotransformed, which is essential to understanding exposure, dose, toxicity and health risks. This essential reference contains the biotransformation of pesticides from uptake to excretion, including toxicokinetics and emphasizes metabolism in non-target species, including experimental animals and humans. Includes four new chapters and expanded material on pesticide biotransformation and disposition, an active area of pesticide toxicology that is becoming increasingly important for human health risk assessment Offers a practical and portable guide covering the most up-to-date research results on metabolic transformations of pesticides Provides scientists and regulatory researchers with the information they need to conduct accurate risk assessments and make informed decisions on which exposures to study further in human populations


Pesticide Biotransformation and Disposition

Pesticide Biotransformation and Disposition
  • Author : Ernest Hodgson
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 01 January 2012
GET THIS BOOKPesticide Biotransformation and Disposition

Biotransformation of Pesticides is an updated, "one-stop" resource for academic, industry and regulatory scientists involved in research and regulatory activities related to pesticide biotransformation and human health. This book provides an in depth look at how pesticides are biotransformed, which is essential to understanding exposure, dose, toxicity and health risks. This essential reference contains the biotransformation of pesticides from uptake to excretion, including toxicokinetics and emphasizes metabolism in non-target species, including experimental animals and humans. Includes four new chapters and



Toxicology Studies

Toxicology Studies
  • Author : Ana Cristina Andreazza,Gustavo Scola
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 08 July 2015
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The increased exposure to toxins, toxicants and novel drugs has promoted toxicology to become one of the most important areas of research with emerging innovative toxicity testing protocols, techniques, and regulation being placed. Since the bioactivation of many toxins and toxicants and its consequences on human health are not clearly known, this book offers a quick overview of cellular toxicology through the cell, drug and environmental toxicity. This book does not strive to be comprehensive but instead offers a quick




Intentional Human Dosing Studies for EPA Regulatory Purposes

Intentional Human Dosing Studies for EPA Regulatory Purposes
  • Author : National Research Council,Policy and Global Affairs,Science, Technology, and Law Program,Committee on the Use of Third Party Toxicity Research with Human Research Participants
  • Publisher : National Academies Press
  • Release : 04 June 2004
GET THIS BOOKIntentional Human Dosing Studies for EPA Regulatory Purposes

The EPA commissioned The National Academies to provide advice on the vexing question of whether and, if so, under what circumstances EPA should accept and consider intentional human dosing studies conducted by companies or other sources outside the agency (so-called third parties) to gather evidence relating to the risks of a chemical or the conditions under which exposure to it could be judged safe. This report recommends that such studies be conducted and used for regulatory purposes only if all


Anesthetic Pharmacology

Anesthetic Pharmacology
  • Author : Alex S. Evers,Mervyn Maze,Evan D. Kharasch
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release : 10 March 2011
GET THIS BOOKAnesthetic Pharmacology

In recent years our understanding of molecular mechanisms of drug action and interindividual variability in drug response has grown enormously. Meanwhile, the practice of anesthesiology has expanded to the preoperative environment and numerous locations outside the OR. Anesthetic Pharmacology: Basic Principles and Clinical Practice, 2nd edition, is an outstanding therapeutic resource in anesthesia and critical care: Section 1 introduces the principles of drug action, Section 2 presents the molecular, cellular and integrated physiology of the target organ/functional system and Section 3 reviews


Biodegradation

Biodegradation
  • Author : Rolando Chamy
  • Publisher : BoD – Books on Demand
  • Release : 14 June 2013
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This book contains a collection of different biodegradation research activities where biological processes take place. The book has two main sections: A) Polymers and Surfactants Biodegradation and B) Biodegradation: Microbial Behaviour.


A Textbook of Modern Toxicology

A Textbook of Modern Toxicology
  • Author : Ernest Hodgson,Patricia E. Levi
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill Medical Publishing
  • Release : 04 March 1997
GET THIS BOOKA Textbook of Modern Toxicology

This revised edition reflects changes in the core curriculum subjects covered in the basic toxicology course for graduate students. Designed as an introductory textbook, it emphasizes the fundamental basis of toxic action at the cellular and molecular levels and lays the foundation for specialized courses in toxicology. Additional topics include metabolic activation and cellular protection, clinical toxicology diagnosis and treatment, ecosystems, environmental toxicology, ecotoxicology, case histories, and future consideration for environmental and human health.


Toxicology and Human Environments

Toxicology and Human Environments
  • Author : Ernest Hodgson
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release : 04 March 2021
GET THIS BOOKToxicology and Human Environments

Environmental toxicology is generally held to be the study of the potential of constituents of outdoor environments to impact either human health or the biological structure of the ecosystems involved. This volume is a first attempt to integrate toxicological studies of all of the many human environments, both indoor and outdoor, and their complex interrelationships. Included are considerations of natural environments, the agroecosystem, occupational, urban and domestic environments as well as the environment associated with Superfund sites and military deployments.


Casarett and Doull's Toxicology

Casarett and Doull's Toxicology
  • Author : Curtis D. Klaassen,John Barr Watkins
  • Publisher : McGraw-Hill
  • Release : 04 March 1999
GET THIS BOOKCasarett and Doull's Toxicology

This newest addition to the Companion Handbook Series is perfect for the toxicologist or pharmacy student who requires a brief introduction to the fundamental principles of toxicology but does not have immediate access to the textbook, nor the time for consultation. Fully page referenced to the classic text in the field, concepts are organized and presented in a logical progression from general principles to specific topics such as organ system toxicology, specific agent toxicology, and environmental toxicology. Where possible the


Recognition and Management of Pesticide Poisonings

Recognition and Management of Pesticide Poisonings
  • Author : Donald P. Morgan
  • Publisher : DIANE Publishing
  • Release : 01 June 1989
GET THIS BOOKRecognition and Management of Pesticide Poisonings

Designed as guidance for emergency management, this manual deals almost entirely with short-term (acute) harmful effects of pesticides. Included is information on the health hazards of pesticides currently in use, along with current consensus recommendations for management of poisonings and injuries caused by them. Formatted for quick reference by through indexing, the book addresses poisoning by insecticides, pesticides, herbicides, fungicides, rodenticides, fumigants, and other solvents, acaricides, repellents, and adjuvants. Indexed by symptoms and signs and by chemical and product names.


The Toxicology of Fishes

The Toxicology of Fishes
  • Author : Richard T. Di Giulio,David E. Hinton
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release : 25 February 2008
GET THIS BOOKThe Toxicology of Fishes

When looking for a book on fish toxicology, you might find one that discusses the biochemical and molecular aspects, or one that focuses aquatic toxicology in general. You can find resources that cover human and animal toxicology or ecotoxicology in general, but no up-to-date, comprehensive monograph devoted to the effects of chemical pollution on these organisms has been widely available, until now. Filling this void, The Toxicology of Fishes, written by recognized experts, covers toxic responses ranging from reduced reproduction


Xenobiotics in Fish

Xenobiotics in Fish
  • Author : D.J. Smith,William H. Gingerich,Maria G. Beconi-Barker
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 06 December 2012
GET THIS BOOKXenobiotics in Fish

Aquaculture is rapidly becoming a major source of fish protein used to meet the nutritional needs of humans. As the aquaculture industry grows, exposure of farmed fish to environmental contaminants, and the need for chemical therapeutic agents for fish, will increase. This book is designed to bring together authorities worldwide on the regulation of environmental contaminants and food chemicals and researchers investigating the metabolism and disposition of foreign chemicals (xenobiotics) in fish species.


Encyclopedia of Cancer

Encyclopedia of Cancer
  • Author : Manfred Schwab
  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release : 23 September 2008
GET THIS BOOKEncyclopedia of Cancer

This comprehensive encyclopedic reference provides rapid access to focused information on topics of cancer research for clinicians, research scientists and advanced students. Given the overwhelming success of the first edition, which appeared in 2001, and fast development in the different fields of cancer research, it has been decided to publish a second fully revised and expanded edition. With an A-Z format of over 7,000 entries, more than 1,000 contributing authors provide a complete reference to cancer. The merging of different basic and clinical