Download Encyclopedia of Toxicology Second Edition by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert PDF

By Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart, Philip Wexler

The second one variation of the Encyclopedia of Toxicology maintains its complete survey of toxicology. This new version keeps to give entries dedicated to key innovations and particular chemical compounds. there was a rise in entries dedicated to foreign enterprises and recognized toxic-related incidents equivalent to Love Canal and Chernobyl. besides the conventional scientifically dependent entries, new articles specialise in the societal implications of toxicological wisdom together with environmental crimes, chemical and organic conflict in precedent days, and a background of the U.S. environmental stream.

With greater than 1150 entries, this moment version has been elevated in size, breadth and intensity, and gives an intensive evaluate of the numerous aspects of toxicology.

Also on hand on-line through ScienceDirect - that includes large searching, looking out, and inner cross-referencing among articles within the paintings, plus dynamic linking to magazine articles and summary databases, making navigation versatile and simple. for additional information, pricing techniques and availability stopover at

*Second variation has been multiplied to four volumes
*Encyclopedic A-Z association of chemical substances and all middle components of the technological know-how of toxicology
*Covers comparable parts resembling organisations, poisonous injuries, old and social concerns, and laws
*New issues lined comprise computational toxicology, melanoma efficiency elements, chemical injuries, non-lethal chemical guns, medications of abuse, and client items and lots of extra!

Show description

Read or Download Encyclopedia of Toxicology Second Edition PDF

Similar toxicology books

Virology Methods Manual

The Virology equipment handbook is a accomplished resource of equipment for the research, manipulation, and detection of viruses. Edited by means of Brian Mahy and Hillar Kangro, this paintings describes the main updated, definitive recommendations, supplied by means of specialists in every one zone, and offered with easy-to-use, step by step protocols.

The Anthropology of Landscape: Perspectives on Place and Space (Oxford Studies in Social and Cultural Anthropology)

Panorama has lengthy had a submerged presence inside of anthropology, either as a framing equipment which informs the way in which the anthropologist brings his or her research into 'view', and because the which means imputed through area people to their cultural and actual atmosphere. A significant target of this quantity follows from those interconnected methods of contemplating panorama: the normal, Western suggestion of 'landscape' can be utilized as effective element of departure from which to discover analgous rules; neighborhood rules can in flip reflexively via used to interrogate the Western build.

Neuropsychological Toxicology: Identification and Assessment of Human Neurotoxic Syndromes

Drastically revised, the second one version provides a longer survey of this speedily transforming into box. The e-book studies the results of commercial and pharmaceutical chemical compounds on human habit, cognitive functionality, and emotional prestige. gains contain new chapters addressing key forensic matters and up to date perspectives on a number of chemical sensitivity, ill development syndrome, and psychosomatic issues; present info on NIOSH and OSHA publicity degrees for business pollutants; and greater assurance of trying out equipment; experiences of puppy, SPECT, and BEAM imaging utilized to neurotoxic publicity.

Fundamentals of Toxicology. Essential Concepts and Applications

Basics of Toxicology: crucial suggestions and functions offers a crisp, easy-to-understand evaluate of an important techniques, purposes, and ideas had to examine the fundamentals of toxicology. Written by means of a pre-eminent toxicologist with over 5 many years of educating adventure, this finished source deals the hands-on wisdom wanted for a powerful beginning within the extensive box of toxicology.

Additional resources for Encyclopedia of Toxicology Second Edition

Example text

The solvency has led to widespread uses in industry including applications in cryoscopy, soldering, and the textile industry. The neutral and amphoteric characteristics allow its use as an antacid in the lacquer, explosives, and cosmetics industries. Its hygroscopic properties make it useful as a plasticizer in coatings, fixtures, cloth, and leather, and as a humectant for paper. It is also a raw material in organic synthesis of methylamine and thioacetamide and as an intermediate in preparation of medicines, insecticides, and plastics.

REPRESENTATIVE CHEMICALS: Benazepril, Lotensins; Capropril, Capotens; Enalapril, Vasotecs; Enalaprilat, Vasotec IVs; Fosinopril, Monoprils; Lisinopril, Prinivils; Zestrils; Quinapril, Accuprils; Ramipril, Altaces CHEMICAL ABSTRACTS SERVICE REGISTRY NUMBERS: CAS 86541-75-5; CAS 62571-86-2; CAS 7584773-3; CAS 84680-54-6; CAS 888 89-14-9; CAS 76547-98-3; CAS 85441-61-8; CAS 87333-19-5 CHEMICAL/PHARMACEUTICAL/OTHER CLASS: Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors * CHEMICAL FORMULAS: Benazepril, C24H28N2O5; Captopril, C9H15NO3S; Enalapril, C20H28N205; Enalaprilat, C18H24N2O5 Á 2H2O; Fosinopril, C30H46NO7P; Lisinopril, C21H31N3O5 Á 2H2O; Quinapril, C25H30N2O5; Ramipril, C23H32N2O5 Uses Angiotensin-converting enzyme (ACE) inhibitors are used in the management of hypertension and congestive heart failure.

3. Harris J, Perwak J, and Coons S (1985) Government Reports, Announcements & Index Issue 21. Exposure and Risk Assessment for Benzo(a)pyrene and Other Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, vol. 1. Health & Welfare Canada (1979) Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons, Report No. 80-EHD-50. Staples CA and Werner AF (1985) Priority pollutant assessment in the USA: Scientific and regulatory implications. Toxic Substances 6(4): 186–200. US Department of Health & Human Services/Agency for Toxic Substances Disease Registry (1995) Toxicological Profile for Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbons (Update), NTIS# PB/95/264370.

Download PDF sample

Download Encyclopedia of Toxicology Second Edition by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert PDF
Rated 4.67 of 5 – based on 46 votes