An introduction to immunotoxicology by Jacques Descotes PDF

By Jacques Descotes

ISBN-10: 0203362543

ISBN-13: 9780203362549

ISBN-10: 0203379349

ISBN-13: 9780203379349

ISBN-10: 074840306X

ISBN-13: 9780748403066

Lyon-RTH Laennec school of medication, France. creation to key immunotoxicological concerns. Considers the healthiness outcomes of immunotoxicity and addresses the cutting-edge equipment used to become aware of and evaluation unforeseen immunotoxic results of xenobiotics, either preclinically and clinically. For undergraduate and graduate scholars. Hardcover, softcover additionally on hand.

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1987; Shapiro and Shear, 1996). As biotransformation processes can lead to very reactive, intermediate metabolites, it is tempting to believe that metabolites actually play the role of haptens.

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