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Our collection of 6 books.

  • Toxicology Studies - Cells, Drugs and Environment
    Toxicology Studies - Cells, Drugs and Environment
    Editor Ana Cristina Andreazza and Gustavo Scola
    ISBN 978-953-51-2140-4,
    242 pages, July, 2015
    The increased exposure to toxins, toxicants and novel drugs has promoted toxicology to become one of the most important areas of research with emerging innovative toxicity testing protocols, techniques, and regulation being placed. Since the bioactiv ...
  • Mycotoxin and Food Safety in Developing Countries
    Mycotoxin and Food Safety in Developing Countries
    Editor Hussaini Anthony Makun
    ISBN 978-953-51-1096-5,
    280 pages, April, 2013
    This book provides information on the incidence of fungi and mycotoxins in some African countries, the health implications and possible intervention control strategies for mycotoxins in developing countries and in Africa in particular. It will theref ...
  • New Insights into Toxicity and Drug Testing
    New Insights into Toxicity and Drug Testing
    Editor Sivakumar Gowder
    ISBN 978-953-51-0946-4,
    252 pages, January, 2013
    This book "New Insights into Toxicity and Drug Testing" covers all emerging technologies (profiling technologies, 3D cultures, next generation sequencing etc.), available methods and models to evaluate candidate drugs and medicinal plants with refere ...
  • Bioterrorism
    Editor Stephen A. Morse
    ISBN 978-953-51-0205-2,
    202 pages, March, 2012
    This book consists of nine chapters, written by international authorities, discussing various aspects of bioterrorism preparedness and response. Five of the chapters are agent-specific and highlight the pathogenesis, prevention and treatment, and the ...
  • Toxicity and Drug Testing
    Toxicity and Drug Testing
    Editor William Acree
    ISBN 978-953-51-0004-1,
    528 pages, February, 2012
    Modern drug design and testing involves experimental in vivo and in vitro measurement of the drug candidate's ADMET (adsorption, distribution, metabolism, elimination and toxicity) properties in the early stages of drug discovery. Only a small perce ...
  • Ecotoxicology
    Editor Ghousia Begum
    ISBN 978-953-51-0027-0,
    156 pages, February, 2012
    This is a good book on upcoming areas of Ecotoxicology. The first chapter describes genotoxicity of heavy metals in plants. The second chapter offer views on chromatographic methodologies for the estimation of mycotoxin. Chapter three is on effects o ...