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

By J. Christopher States

This e-book illustrates the chemistry, toxicology, and health and wellbeing results of arsenic utilizing novel modeling innovations, case experiences, experimental info, and destiny perspectives.

•    Covers publicity assets, healthiness dangers, and mechanisms of 1 of the main poisonous minerals within the world
•    Helps readers comprehend strength health and wellbeing results of arsenic, utilizing inhabitants reviews, 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 threat assessors and comprises updated, novel modeling thoughts for scientists
•    Includes destiny views on specific subject matters, like extrapolation from experimental types to human exposures, biomarkers for phenotypic anchoring, and pathology of continual publicity

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