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Edited by Tulay Askin Celik

Aydın Adnan Menderes University

The book Cytotoxicity is aimed to be an essential reading to all medical students, biologists, biochemists and professionals involved in the field of toxicology. This book is a useful and ideal guide for novice researchers interested in learning research methods to study cytotoxic bioactive compounds. The parts of this book describe the replacement and different applications of the cytotoxic agents. All chapters are written by paramount experts in cytotoxicity research. This will hopefully stimulate more research initiatives, funding, and critical insight into the already increasing demand for cytotoxicity researches that have been evidenced worldwide.

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CytotoxicityEdited by Tulay Askin Celik

Published: July 25th 2018

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.69919

ISBN: 978-1-78923-431-2

Print ISBN: 978-1-78923-430-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-1-83881-443-4

Copyright year: 2018

Books open for chapter submissions

21155 Total Chapter Downloads

24 Crossref Citations

16 Web of Science Citations

51 Dimensions Citations


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1. Introductory Chapter: Cytotoxicity

By Tülay Aşkin Çelik


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2. Cytotoxicity Caused by Asbestos Fibers and Acquisition of Resistance by Continuous Exposure in Human T Cells

By Hidenori Matsuzaki, Suni Lee, Naoko Kumagai-Takei, Yu Min, Nagisa Sada, Kei Yoshitome, Yasumitsu Nishimura, Megumi Maeda and Takemi Otsuki


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3. The Cytotoxic, Antimicrobial and Anticancer Properties of the Antimicrobial Peptide Nisin Z Alone and in Combination with Conventional Treatments

By Angélique Lewies, Lissinda H. Du Plessis and Johannes F. Wentzel


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4. Cytotoxic Colchicine Alkaloids: From Plants to Drugs

By Joanna Kurek


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5. Natural Products as Cytotoxic Agents in Chemotherapy against Cancer

By Abdelmajid Zyad, Inass Leouifoudi, Mounir Tilaoui, Hassan Ait Mouse, Mouna Khouchani and Abdeslam Jaafari


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6. Cytotoxicity and Apoptosis Induction by Coumarins in CLL

By Omid Gholami


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7. Cyto(Geno)Toxic Endpoints Assessed via Cell Cycle Bioassays in Plant Models

By Larissa Fonseca Andrade Vieira and Graciele Lurdes Silveira


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8. Role of Cytotoxicity Experiments in Pharmaceutical Development

By Ildikó Bácskay, Dániel Nemes, Ferenc Fenyvesi, Judit Váradi, Gábor Vasvári, Pálma Fehér, Miklós Vecsernyés and Zoltán Ujhelyi


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9. Biocompatibility of Doped Semiconductors Nanocrystals and Nanocomposites

By Anielle Christine Almeida Silva, Mariana Alves Pereira Zóia, Lucas Ian Veloso Correia, Fernanda Van Petten Vasconcelos Azevedo, Aline Teodoro de Paula, Larissa Prado Maia, Layara Santana de Carvalho, Loyna Nobile Carvalho, Maria Paula Camargo Costa, Layssa Carrilho Giaretta, Renata Santos Rodrigues, Veridiana de Melo Ávila, Luiz Ricardo Goulart and Noelio Oliveira Dantas


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10. Toxicity of Titanate Nanosheets on Human Immune Cells

By Yasumitsu Nishimura, Daisuke Yoshioka, Naoko Kumagai-Takei, Suni Lee, Hidenori Matsuzaki, Kei Yoshitome and Takemi Otsuki


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11. General Cytotoxicity and Its Application in Nanomaterial Analysis

By Magdalena Jedrzejczak-Silicka and Ewa Mijowska


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12. Review of In vitro Toxicity of Nanoparticles and Nanorods: Part 1

By Jose Efrain Perez, Nouf Alsharif, Aldo Isaac Martínez Banderas, Basmah Othman, Jasmeen Merzaban, Timothy Ravasi and Jürgen Kosel


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13. Review of In Vitro Toxicity of Nanoparticles and Nanorods—Part 2

By Jose E. Perez, Nouf Alsharif, Aldo I. Martínez-Banderas, Basmah Othman, Jasmeen Merzaban, Timothy Ravasi and Jürgen Kosel


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