Toxicology studies the injurious effects of chemical and physical
agents on living organisms, observed as alterations in
structure and function.Topics covered includes:Targets and Bio-Transformation,
Toxicokinetics, Hemato- and Vascular Toxicity, Dermatotoxicity, Neurotoxicity,
Hepatotoxicity, Nephrotoxicity, Pulmonary Toxicity, Reproductive Toxicity, Geno
toxicity and Carcinogenicity.
note on toxicology is primarily inspired for undergraduate laboratory technology
students who participate in the care of poisoned patients. Topics covered
includes: Introduction to toxicology, General approach to the poisoned patients,
Practical aspects of analytical toxicology and Medical toxicants.
This course note
examines basic concepts of environmental toxicology, including distribution,
cellular penetration, metabolic conversion, and elimination of toxic agents, as
well as the fundamental laws governing the interaction of foreign chemicals with
book, New Insights into Toxicity and Drug Testing, covers all emerging
technologies, available methods and models to evaluate candidate drugs and
medicinal plants with reference to toxicity, drug testing and development. This
book is an original contribution of experts from different parts of the globe
and the in-depth information will be a significant resource for scientists and
physicians who are directly dealing with drugs / medicines and human life.
This report identifies the special needs of cancer patients
and the importance of the clinical and research establishment involved in
cancer care to take a leadership role in modeling the best quality care
from diagnosis to death for all Americans.