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Principles of Toxicology : Environmental and Industrial Applications

Principles of Toxicology : Environmental and Industrial Applications - 2nd edition

Principles of Toxicology : Environmental and Industrial Applications - 2nd edition

ISBN13: 9780471293217

ISBN10: 0471293210

Principles of Toxicology : Environmental and Industrial Applications by Phillip L. Williams, Robert C. James and Stephen M. Roberts - ISBN 9780471293217
Edition: 2ND 00
Copyright: 2000
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.
Published: 2000
International: No
Principles of Toxicology : Environmental and Industrial Applications by Phillip L. Williams, Robert C. James and Stephen M. Roberts - ISBN 9780471293217

ISBN13: 9780471293217

ISBN10: 0471293210

Other Editions of Principles of Toxicology : Environmental and Industrial Applications

Summary

This new edition of a successful book continues to emphasize the applied aspects of toxicology, while extending its scope beyond the industrial setting to include environmental toxicology.

Author Bio

Williams Phillip L. : University of Georgia

Phillip L. Williams, PhD, is Associate Professor of Environmental Health Science at the University of Georgia, Athens.

James, Robert C. : University of Flordia

Robert C. James, PhD, is President of TERRA, Inc., Tallahassee, Florida, and Associate Scientist at the Center for Environmental and Human Toxicology at the University of Florida, Gainesville.

Roberts, Stephen M. : University of Flordia

Stephen M. Roberts, PhD, is Professor and Program Director of the Center for Environmental and Human Toxicology at the University of Florida, Gainesville.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

CONCEPTUAL ASPECTS.

General Principles of Toxicology (R. James, et al.).
Absorption, Distribution, and Elimination of Toxic Agents (E. O'Flaherty).
Biotransformation: A Balance between Bioactivation and Detoxification (M. Franklin & G. Yost).
Hematotoxicity: Chemically Induced Toxicity of the Blood (R. Budinsky).
Hepatotoxicity: Toxic Effects on the Liver (S. Roberts, et al.).
Nephrotoxicity: Toxic Responses of the Kidney (P. Middendorf & P. Williams).
Neurotoxicity: Toxic Responses of the Nervous System (S. Donkin & P. Williams).
Dermal and Ocular Toxicology: Toxic Effects of the Skin and Eyes (W. Salminen & S. Roberts).
Pulmonotoxicity: Toxic Effects in the Lung (C. Dallas).
Immunotoxicity: Toxic Effects on the Immune System (S. Roberts & L. Adams).

SPECIFIC AREAS OF CONCERN.

Reproductive Toxicology (R. DeMott & C. Borgert).
Mutagenesis and Genetic Toxicology (C. Teaf & P. Middendorf).
Chemical Carcinogenesis (R. James & C. Saranko).
Properties and Effects of Metals (S. Donkin, et al.).
Properties and Effects of Pesticides (J. Britt).
Properties and Effects of Organic Solvents (C. Teaf).
Properties and Effects of Natural Toxins and Venoms (W. Kem).

APPLICATIONS.

Risk Assessment (R. James, et al.).
Example of Risk Assessment Applications (A. Nye, et al.).
Occupational and Environmental Health (F. Gerr, et al.).
Epidemiologic Issues in Occupational and Environmental Health (L. Fleming & J. Bean).
Controlling Occupational and Environmental Health Hazards (P. Middendorf & D. Jacobs).

Glossary.
Index.

Other Editions of Principles of Toxicology : Environmental and Industrial Applications

Principles of Toxicology by Stephen M. Roberts, Phillip L. Williams and Robert C. James - ISBN 9780470907917
Industrial Toxicology by Phillip L. Williams and James L.  Eds. Burson - ISBN 9780471288879