Arsenic : exposure sources, health risks, and mechanisms of by J. Christopher States

By J. Christopher States

This ebook illustrates the chemistry, toxicology, and well-being results of arsenic utilizing novel modeling concepts, case reviews, experimental info, and destiny perspectives.

•    Covers publicity assets, wellbeing and fitness hazards, and mechanisms of 1 of the main poisonous minerals within the world
•    Helps readers comprehend power healthiness results of arsenic, utilizing inhabitants experiences, mammalian and invertebrate versions, and pharmacokinetic and toxicokinetic models
•    Discusses results, epidemiology, real-life examples, and modes of motion for arsenic-induced illnesses, like lung melanoma, diabetes, cardiovascular and pulmonary ailments, and immunotoxicity
•    Acts as a reference for toxicologists, environmental chemists, and danger assessors and contains up to date, novel modeling innovations for scientists
•    Includes destiny views on exact issues, like extrapolation from experimental versions to human exposures, biomarkers for phenotypic anchoring, and pathology of power publicity

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