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Provides an overview of the biomedical and environmental aspects of toxicology. This book not only delivers a review of the essential components of toxicology, it also looks at the systemic responses of toxic substance available anywhere.
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Curtis Klaassen, PhD
Distinguished Professor and Chair
Department of Pharmacology, Toxicology, and Therapeutics
The University of Kansas