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Casarett and Doull*s Toxicology: The Basic Science of Poisons, 8th Ed.

Casarett & Doull's Toxicology: The Basic Science of Poisons, 9th Edition

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NOW AVAILABLE! NEW EDITION! Casarett & Doullís Toxicology: The Basic Science of Poisons, Ninth Edition provides an unsurpassed understanding of modern toxicology, including the key principles, concepts, mechanisms, chemical-specific toxicity, and modes of thought that are the foundation of the discipline. This trusted classic not only delivers a comprehensive review of the essential components of toxicology, it offers the most up-to-date, revealing, and in-depth look at the systemic responses of toxic substances available anywhere.

The book is logically divided into seven sections:

  • General Principles of Toxicology
  • Disposition of Toxicants
  • Non-Organ Directed Toxicity
  • Target Organ Toxicity
  • Toxic Agents
  • Environmental Toxicology
  • Applications of Toxicology
More than one-third of the chapters in this book are authored by scientists who have not made previous contributions to the book. Sharing their expertise, they deliver dynamic new coverage of the importance of apoptosis, autophagy, cytokines, growth factors, oncogenes, cell cycling, receptors, gene regulation, protective mechanisms, repair mechanisms, transcription factors, signaling pathways, transgenic mice, knock-out mice, humanized mice, polymorphisms, microarray technology, second-generation sequencing, genomics, proteomics, epigenetics, exposome, microbiota, read across, adverse outcome pathways, high-content screening, computational toxicology, innovative test methods, and organ-on-a-chip in understanding the mechanisms of toxicity and the regulation of chemicals.

ISBN: 978-1-25-986374-5

Product Details:

Product ID: 9269
Publication Year: 2018
Page length: 1648 pages