Behavioral Toxicologic Studies of Dieldrin, DDT, and Ruelene in Sheep

  • Gary A. Van Gelder
Part of the Environmental Science Research book series (ESRH, volume 5)


Behavioral toxicology is a new field with a relatively small group of full-time dedicated workers. Because only a small number of laboratories provide data on the behavioral effects of toxicants, there is a real problem of general acceptance by the more traditional areas of toxicology. At present this is compounded by a deficiency of clearly defined examples of where behavioral toxicological data has demonstrated adverse health effects at exposure levels lower than those required to cause other types of Physiopathologie alterations.


Conditioned Stimulus Visual Discrimination Extinction Trial Convulsive Seizure Goal Object 
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© University of Rochester 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • Gary A. Van Gelder
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  1. 1.School of Veterinary MedicineUniversity of MissouriColumbiaUSA

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