Virology Methods Manual by Hillar O. Kangro

By Hillar O. Kangro

The Virology tools handbook is a finished resource of equipment for the examine, manipulation, and detection of viruses. Edited through Brian Mahy and Hillar Kangro, this paintings describes the main up to date, definitive recommendations, supplied via specialists in every one zone, and awarded with easy-to-use, step by step protocols. This new guide will fulfill the wishes of virologists and all these operating with viruses who desire a sensible advisor to equipment that paintings! Key gains * offers up to date recommendations by means of specialists world wide * provides universal, step by step protocols in an enticing, easy-to-use type * includes beneficial appendices together with virus taxonomy, metabolic inhibitors, and Bio-safety within the virology laboratory

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Analytical Methods for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring and by Q. Alan Xu, Timothy L. Madden

By Q. Alan Xu, Timothy L. Madden

This e-book is a compilation of summarized analytical tools designed to serve the desires of pharmacologists, toxicologists, and different allied well-being execs concerned the advance, use, or tracking of prescribed drugs. The summaries are based monographs on 511 varied drug entities detailing 964 varied analytical tools, delivering the reader with a radical description of procedure validation. those analytical tools contain not just excessive functionality liquid chromatography (HPLC), but additionally gasoline chromatography (GC), immunoassay, electrophoresis, extremely functionality liquid chromatography (UPLC) coupled with UV (UPLC-UV) detection and mass spectrometry (UPLC-MS/MS). With extra certain and whole summaries than sketchy and abbreviated codecs utilized in the opposite books, this publication presents a radical description of technique validation and effects, in addition to the working parameters.

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The Toxicology Handbook for Clinicians by Carson R. Harris MD

By Carson R. Harris MD

The Toxicology guide will give you easy access to universal ingestions you are more likely to see within the Emergency division. Chapters protecting insecticides, Cardiovascular medicines, medicinal drugs of Abuse, and plenty of extra positioned crucial subject matters correct at your fingertips. every one bankruptcy follows an identical association, making details speedy and simple to find.Bulletted structure makes info effortless to entry and readChapters stick with a similar association - advent and review, ingredients, Toxicity and medical Presentation, Laboratory evaluate, remedy, specific concerns, Admission Criteria/Disposition, Pearls and Pitfalls, References/Suggested Readings - lets you locate details quicklyFull of medical pearls, together with Toxicology Mnemonics and Acronyms, The Toxicology Lab, Antidotes, highway Names for medicines of Abuse, and more!Chapters logically geared up via sorts of drug like insecticides, Cardiovascular medicinal drugs, and medication of Abuse for ease of use.

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Safety Evaluation of Certain Food Additives: Sixty-eighth by WHO

By WHO

This quantity comprises monographs ready on the sixty-eighth assembly of the Joint FAO/WHO specialist Committee on nutrients ingredients (JECFA), which met in Geneva Switzerland from 19 to twenty-eight June 2007. The toxicological monographs during this quantity summarize the protection information on a couple of nutrition ingredients: acidified sodium chlorite asparaginase from Aspergillus oryzae expressed in Aspergillus oryzae carrageenan and processed Euchema seaweed cyclotetraglucose and cyclotetraglucose syrup isoamylase from Pseudomonas amyloderamosa magnesium sulfate phospholipase A1 from Fusarium venenatum expressed in Aspergillus oryzae sodium iron(III) ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA) and steviol glycosides. Monographs on 8 teams of similar flavouring brokers evaluated via the technique for the protection assessment of Flavouring brokers also are integrated. This quantity additionally comprises monographs summarizing the toxicological and consumption facts for the contaminants aflatoxins and ochratoxin A. This quantity and others within the WHO nutrients ingredients sequence include info that's priceless to people who produce and use nutrition ingredients and veterinary medicines and people concerned with controlling contaminants in meals govt and nutrition regulatory officials commercial checking out laboratories toxicological laboratories and universities.

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Seafood and freshwater toxins: pharmacology, physiology, and by Luis M. Botana

By Luis M. Botana

The previous few years have caused many alterations within the box of marine and freshwater pollutants, with advances in analytical know-how and the belief that those pollutants are a world factor. delivering an entire reference consultant, Seafood and Freshwater pollution: Pharmacology, body structure, and Detection, 3rd Edition addresses all elements of the social and clinical effect of phytotoxins, from laws and tracking to new drug improvement. overlaying many new issues, the ebook examines 3 major points: tracking of poisons; chemical, mechanistic, and toxicological range; and detection technologies.

New to this edition:

  • 35 new chapters and five up-to-date chapters
  • A concentrate on cutting-edge methodology
  • Coverage of latest applied sciences to domesticate algae and to spot, isolate, and quantify toxins
  • Regulatory changes
  • Climate swap evidence
  • Expanded info on toxicology

Part I of the booklet comprises an outline and studies common matters regarding toxin detection, ecology, and variety, and results of weather swap. half II covers affects of poisons relating to epidemiology, toxicology, economics, and surveillance. half III explores on hand detection applied sciences, resembling practical assays, biosensors, mass spectrometry, nanotechnology, and extra. additionally, general reference fabrics for pollution are mentioned. elements IV to VI supply unique descriptions of toxin chemical variety, organic assets, and modes of motion. half VII addresses using pollutants as beginning issues for healing medications for melanoma, neurological problems, and for novel antibiotics.

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An introduction to toxicogenomics by Michael E. Burczynski

By Michael E. Burczynski

Because the creation of cDNA microarrays, oligonucleotide array know-how, and gene chip research, genomics has revolutionized the full box of biomedical study. A byproduct of this revolution, toxicogenomics is a fast-rising megastar inside toxicological research. collecting jointly top authors and scientists on the leading edge of the sector, An advent to Toxicogenomics offers a finished evaluation of this new self-discipline. With a spotlight on toxicology, it introduces the elemental rules of microarray/oligonucleotide array-based genomic research and explains the way it suits into the sphere of biomedical study. those discussions supply an outline to the particular mechanics of the analyses themselves and provide insights on dealing with and quality controls. Then the publication gains an incredible part at the fundamentals of information research and clustering equipment reminiscent of genetic algorithms. eventually, it covers the appliance of expression profiling within the box of toxicology and addresses the 2 basic varieties of research intimately, with sections devoted to either mechanistic and predictive studies.Although toxicogenomics gives you quick, effective strategies and information-rich info, a lot of its power is still untapped. An creation to Toxicogenomics consolidates the ideas underlying the sphere to supply a high-quality starting place from which to start your learn endeavors.

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AIR POLLUTION & HEALTH by R.E. Hester, R.M. Harrison

By R.E. Hester, R.M. Harrison

The impression of pollution on human overall healthiness is at the moment of overseas problem. A accomplished assessment of the topic is given during this quantity, which enhances the former identify masking air caliber administration. facing the typical gaseous and particulate air pollution, together with chemical cancer agents, it reports the epidemiological and publicity chamber research examine in addition to contemplating mechanistic reports in relation to particulate subject. pollution and wellbeing and fitness additionally addresses the sensible factor of surroundings criteria for human publicity to pollution by way of together with the philosophy of normal atmosphere and a assessment of at present to be had criteria, besides an outline of the environment of USEPA revised criteria for ozone and particulate subject. present wisdom of indoor pollution can also be mentioned. as with every different books within the sequence, this quantity should be of curiosity to most of the people in addition to being an incredible reference resource for all these occupied with the sphere, be it as pupil, industrialist, executive agent, or well-being professional.

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Pesticide Selectivity, Health and the Environment by Bill Carlile

By Bill Carlile

The re-examination of many compounds for his or her long term toxicity to people and the surroundings has led to large reforms of the pesticide undefined. This e-book explores the activities of insecticides and their results on non-target organisms, the surroundings and human healthiness. as well as the chemical and organic activities of insecticides, the amount covers the regulatory framework in which brands of compounds functionality, and the impression that strain teams and the media have at the undefined.

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Poisons: From Hemlock to Botox and the Killer Bean of by Peter Macinnis

By Peter Macinnis

“Uses historical past, technology, and enjoyable poison evidence to make full of life studying of all issues lethal.”—The Boston Globe
Poisons permeate our global. they're within the setting, the office, the house. they're in meals, our favourite whiskey, medication, and good water. they've been used to treatment illnesses in addition to incapacitate and kill. They tender wrinkles, block ache, stimulate and increase athletic skill. during this unique and fact-filled e-book, technological know-how author Peter Macinnis considers poisons in all their points. He recounts tales of the prestigious poisoners in historical past and literature, from Nero to Thomas Wainewright, and from the dying of Socrates to Hamlet and Peter Pan.

From cyanide to strychnine, from Botox to ricin and Sarin gas—have you ever puzzled approximately their assets? the place do they arrive from? How do you notice anything which can kill you in an issue of seconds? Macinnis methodically analyzes the technology of those killing brokers and their makes use of in medication, cosmetics, conflict, and terrorism. With wit and precision, he weighs those questions and many extra: was once Lincoln’s volatility because of mercury poisoning? used to be Jack the Ripper an arsenic eater? Can wallpaper kill? For a person who has ever puzzled and been afraid to invite, here's a wealthy miscellany to your mystery questions on pollution. 14 black-and-white photos

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Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies, 8 e 2006 by Neal Flomenbaum, Lewis Goldfrank, Robert Hoffman, Mary Ann

By Neal Flomenbaum, Lewis Goldfrank, Robert Hoffman, Mary Ann Howland, Neal Lewin, Lewis Nelson

Authoritative, updated assurance of each point of Poison administration A Doody's center identify crucial buy! four famous person DOODY'S evaluation! "...the definitive reference for the sector of toxicology. This replace comes 4 years after the 7th version and it keeps a lot that has made this an authoritative textbook, provides 30 new chapters, and a "new to this version" on-line hyperlink to paint photographs....the breadth of Goldfrank's re-creation makes it worthy shopping for somebody who often, or perhaps sometimes, treats toxicologic circumstances, even if you happen to personal prior variants. The editors and authors are to be counseled for his or her compulsive revision, with cognizance to aspect, each 4 years of this authoritative book."--Doody's evaluate carrier the number one reference within the box for the final zone of a century, Goldfrank's Toxicologic Emergencies, 8th variation, has been thoroughly up to date to equip emergency physicians with modern day so much authoritative consultant to medical toxicology. The booklet offers unsurpassed assurance of all facets of toxicologic emergencies--from pharmacology and medical presentation to remedy directions and case stories. utilizing a special case-study procedure, it totally examines normal rules and methods, the biochemical and molecular foundation of toxicology, and the way pollution have an effect on very important indicators, organs, and platforms through the physique. The thoroughly up-to-date 8th version gains: A case-based strategy that maximizes knowing of scientific purposes of the cloth Easy-to-find, unique information at the use of antidotes Quick-reference tables on inside of covers, delivering speedy entry to “must-have” vital-sign information, lab values, and customary equations multiplied assurance of bioterrorism, inhalant abuse, and foreign concerns A significant other site with greater than 1200 self-assessment questions and annotated solutions, severe situations in clinical toxicology, and greater than a hundred colour photographs of vegetation, mushrooms, spiders, snakes, marine existence, and dermatologic reactions of toxicologic significance the next fabric is on the market at goldfrankstoxicology.com: learn consultant research Questions wiht solutions Case reviews with solutions picture Library (20060601)

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