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Immunotoxicology and Risk Assessment

  • Dennis K. Flaherty

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. Pages 7-13
  3. Pages 57-70
  4. Pages 89-97
  5. Pages 99-115
  6. Pages 117-122
  7. Pages 123-137
  8. Pages 173-186
  9. Pages 197-209
  10. Pages 219-227
  11. Pages 229-245
  12. Pages 271-282
  13. Pages 283-370
  14. Back Matter
    Pages 371-382

About this book

Introduction

This authored book presents basic immunological tenets and mechanisms at the cellular and molecular level while employing the toxicology focus on hazard identification, appropriate assays, dose response, and risk assesment by mathematical models and safety factors. It will be a useful reference to toxicologists because it will incorporate new guidelines that the EPA is bringing out later this year for all chemicals regulated under the Federal Insecticide, Fungicide, and Rodenticide Act and the Toxic Substances Control Act. Regulatory sections in each chapter focus on data from both the US Food and Drug Administration, as well as data applicable to western European Nations.

Keywords

Antigen Europe Plantation antigen presentation autoimmunity drug fungi fungicide infection infections innate immunity insecticide research toxicology transplantation

Authors and affiliations

  • Dennis K. Flaherty
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  1. 1.St. Louis

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