Practical Toxicology Evaluation Prediction Risk

موضوعات : Ebook

نام کتاب:A Guide to Practical Toxicology Evaluation Prediction and Risk 2nd edition


نام نویسنده:ADAM WOOLLEY

INTRODUCTION
We live in a chemical world.We are composed of chemicals and the vast majority of these chemicals are naturally occurring. However, an increasing number of those found in our bodies are persistent man-made chemicals such as polychlorinated
biphenyls, bisphenol A, or organochlorine pesticides such as DDT and its metabolite DDE. It is comforting to believe that all man-made chemicals are poisonous and all natural chemicals are safe. Sadly, this is not the case; for example,
botulin toxin, the active principle in Botox injections is one of the most poisonous chemicals known but is found naturally. The ancient Greeks and Romans killed each other with natural poisons such as hemlock. Lead is a natural element but is
also one of the most insidious poisons known with no level that can be described as safe

A Guide to Practical Toxicology Evaluation Prediction and Ri

A Guide to Practical Toxicology Evaluation Prediction and Ri