By Philip W. Harvey, David J. Everett, Christopher J. Springall
Despite being considered as the commonest toxicological aim within the endocrine method, the adrenal gland has frequently been overlooked in regulatory checking out. Adrenal Toxicology addresses the elevated curiosity in adrenocortical toxicology and the necessity for a source that makes recommendations to be had to ascertain adrenal endocrine disruption.
Examining present suggestions and the newest developments, Adrenal Toxicology reports the endocrinology, pharmacology, pathology and toxicology of the adrenal gland. this article offers details at the variety of substances and chemical compounds that have an effect on adrenocortical functionality and indicates standardized ways for in vivo and in vitro evaluate. This quantity additionally offers fresh advancements within the molecular mechanisms of toxicity to the adrenal cortex and medulla, and considers environmental adrenal endocrine disruption in sentinel species.
- reflects the most important advancements remodeled the prior decade
- focuses at the most modern learn concepts, together with their makes use of and limitations
- provides an built-in procedure for adrenal toxicology evaluation
- identifies wisdom and knowledge gaps, supplying impetus for regulatory consideration
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