Textbook of Toxicology, 1/e
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Textbook of Toxicology, 1/e

Author : Balaram Pani
© Year : 2010
ISBN : 9789380578408
Pages : 420
Binding : Paperback
Weight : 0.54   kg
Price :   26.00

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  • About the Book
  • Salient Features
  • Table of Contents
  • About the Author

Toxicology is an interdiscipline that requires the knowledge of many areas such as analytical chemistry both organic and inorganic, biochemistry, pathology and physiology. The book is designed to provide a wide ranging, overview of the various toxicants and their effects on living organisms particularly of human begins.
The book also provides the fundamental knowledge of the principles related to toxicology, chemical toxicology, environmental toxicology and related sciences, so as to meet the challenging requirements of students as well as teachers in environmental sciences, pharmacological, medical, veterinary, biomedical science and toxicological sciences. All essential aspects of toxicology have been covered in this book.
It comprises 18 chapters in a logical sequence. Toxicology is distinguished by up-to-date insight into the harmful interactions between chemicals (xenobiotics) and biological synthesis. It gives better understanding on acute toxicology risk assessment, toxicity testing and many other areas directly or indirectly related to toxicology.

Salient Features:

  • Covers the complete realm of toxins, their origin and toxicity, detoxification, toxicology of organs and other inter-related topics.
  • Provides toxicological information at an introductory level, gradually moving on to comprehensive information on the physical and chemical study of all known poisonous substances.
  • Chemical structures, reactions and their mechanisms have been included appropriately.
  • Provides end-of-the-chapter exercises for assessment.

  • Toxicology and Toxicological Chemistry
  • Principles of Toxicology
  • Fundamentals of Chemistry
  • Toxic Inorganic and Radioactive Elements
  • Toxic Organic Compounds
  • Movement and Distribution of Toxins in Environment and Ecosystem
  • Fate of Toxins
  • Toxicity
  • Toxic Effect of Natural and Synthetic Products
  • Toxicology of Organs and Organ Systems
  • Biomarkers
  • Evaluation of Toxicity and Risk Assessment
  • Air Pollution
  • Water Pollution
  • Toxicity Related to Soil
  • Ecotoxicology
  • Mechanisms for Minimizing Toxic Effects
  • Applications of Toxicology
  • References
  • Index.

Balaram Pani :- Principal, Bhaskaracharya College of Applied Sciences, University of Delhi and Dean of Colleges, University of Delhi, is a dynamic and enthusiastic teacher, researcher and an able administrator. He is currently also the Director, Campus of Open Learning, University of Delhi. He has more than twenty five years of experience in various fields of environmental, polymeric, biological and instrumentation sciences. Dr Pani has authored and co-authored more than a dozen books.

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