189 books (10 pages) in this category
by Hardman, Craig D.
<P>Developing better therapies for neurological conditions such as Parkinson's and Alzheimer's diseases remains an enduring problem for 21<SUP>st</SUP> century medicine. The testing of novel therapies will continue to require a robust ...eBook
by Burczynski, Michael E.
Despite rapidly expanding interest in potential applications of surrogate tissue analysis and intense competition to identify and validate biomarkers in appropriate surrogate tissues, very few peer reviewed publications describing the use of ...eBook
by Fry, Rebecca
Systems Biology in Environmental Health: From the Genome to the Epigenome brings a systems biological perspective to recent findings that link environmental exposures to human disease. In addition to introductory chapters on molecular and ...eBook
by Gordon, Christopher J.
Thermoregulation is vital for survival but the interplay between toxic insults and thermoregulatory mechanisms is often poorly understood. Temperature and Toxicology: An Integrative, Comparative, and Environmental Approach is the first major ...eBook
by Joseph Chamberlain
<p>This new edition focuses on a variety of techniques available for the analysis of drugs in biological fluids. Over 150 figures and tables help to describe the latest advances and give examples of their applications. Current chiral analysis ...eBook
by Lansdown, Alan B. G.
This important text comprehensively examines each of the elements for which carcinogenicity has been established, providing detailed information on the carcinogenicity and toxicity and detailing the most up-to-date research in this area. ...eBook
by Petrie, Whitney Kayla
<P>Maintaining its user-friendly approach, <B>The Care and Feeding of an IACUC: The Organization and Management of an Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee, Second Edition</B> is a handy guide for members of the laboratory animal communityeBook
A Plain-Language Guide to Toxicology
by Patricia Frank & M. Alice Ottoboni
<p>This new edition of a widely-read and highly-acclaimed book broadens the scope of its predecessors from a heavy focus on industrial chemicals as toxicants to include drugs, food additives, cosmetics and other types of compounds that people ...eBook
by Michael Balls, Robert Combes & Andrew Worth
<p><em>The History of Alternative Test Methods in Toxicology</em> uses a chronological approach to demonstrate how the use of alternative methods has evolved from their conception as adjuncts to traditional animal toxicity tests to replacements ...eBook
by Greer, William G.
<P><STRONG>The IACUC Administrator's Guide to Animal Program Management</STRONG> supports IACUC administrators who assist with developing, managing, and overseeing a program of animal care and animal use. It provides many options and ...eBook
by Silverman, Jerald
<P>Ever since its establishment by USDA regulation in the mid-1980s, the Institutional Animal Care and Use Committee (IACUC) has evolved as the premier instrument of animal welfare oversight within research institutions in the United States. As ...eBook
by Clemons, Donna J.
<P><STRONG>Praise for the First Edition</STRONG></P> <P>"This book is easy to read and has many informative illustrations...I would strongly recommend this book to those interested in a broad introduction to the care and use of laboratory guineaeBook
by Danneman, Peggy J.
<P>Mice have long been recognized as a valuable tool for investigating the genetic and physiological bases of human diseases such as diabetes, infectious disease, cancer, heart disease, and a wide array of neurological disorders. With the adventeBook
by Sharp, Patrick
<P>Rats have long been recognized as a valuable biomedical research model, notably in the investigation of aging, toxicology, addiction, and common human diseases such as diabetes and hypertension. In many instances, individuals conducting such ...eBook
by Bollen, Peter J. A.
<P>Since the popular first edition was published more than a decade ago, the number of swine used in toxicity studies has increased as an alternative to commonly used non-rodent species, such as dogs and primates. A volume in the <EM>Laboratory ...eBook
by McAnulty, Peter A.
<P><STRONG>The Minipig in Biomedical Research</STRONG> is a comprehensive resource for research scientists on the potential and use of the minipig in basic and applied biomedical research, and the development of drugs and chemicals. Written by ...eBook
Natural Science, Statistics, Psychology, and Sociology
by Michael C. Newman
<p><em>The Nature and Use of Ecotoxicological Evidence: Natural Science, Statistics, Psychology, and Sociology</em> examines how toxicologists and environmental professionals come to understand and make decisions about possible harm from ...eBook
Plants Toxic to Skin
by Donald G. Crosby
<p>Over-two thirds of the U.S. population is allergic to poison oak, poison ivy, or a related plant. These and many other common plants in our homes, fields, and gardens are irritants that cause misery to many. But surprisingly, there has never ...eBook
by Aschner, Michael
Presenting the latest research in glial cell function gleaned from new techniques in imaging and molecular biology, The Role of Glia in Neurotoxicity, Second Edition covers multiple aspects of glial cells, including morphology, physiology, ...eBook
by Michael J. Derelanko
<p>The third edition of the <em><strong>Toxicologist’s Pocket Handbook</strong>,</em> like the first two editions, is a scaled-down version of the best-selling <em>Handbook of Toxicology</em>. It provides the most frequently used toxicology ...eBook