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By Jacques Descotes

ISBN-10: 0203362543

ISBN-13: 9780203362549

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ISBN-13: 9780203375143

ISBN-10: 0748403078

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This article presents a concise and accomplished advent to key immunotoxicological concerns for all these drawn to, yet with out past wisdom of, this quarter of toxicology. the 1st part explores the wellbeing and fitness results of immunotoxicity, particularly the antagonistic results with regards to chemically-induced immunosuppression and immunostimulation, allergy reactions and autoimmune illnesses, with an outline of significant immunotoxicants. the second one half describes the most recent equipment used to discover and review, preclinically and clinically, the unforeseen immunotoxic results of xenobiotics. tendencies in imposing innovations and up to date alterations to the regulatory features also are thought of. The 3rd part examines attainable destiny advancements, together with In Vitro tools, biomarkers of immunotixicity and danger evaluation.

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