The Minipig in Biomedical Research is a entire source for learn scientists at the capability and use of the minipig in simple and utilized biomedical study, and the improvement of substances and chemical substances. Written via said specialists within the box, and drawing at the authors’ worldwide contacts and event with regulatory professionals and the pharmaceutical and different industries, this available guide levels generally over the organic, clinical, and useful makes use of of the minipig within the laboratory. Its assurance extends from the minipig’s origins, anatomy, genetics, immunology, and body structure to its welfare, wellbeing and fitness, and husbandry; useful dosing and exam systems; surgical options; and all components of toxicity trying out and the makes use of of the minipig as a disorder version. Regulatory elements of its use are considered.
The reader will locate an in depth quantity of theoretical and useful details within the pharmacology; ADME and toxicology chapters so as to aid scientists and bosses while finding out which species to exploit in easy study; drug discovery and pharmacology; and toxicology stories of chemical substances, biotechnology items and units. The booklet discusses regulatory makes use of of minipigs within the overview of human and veterinary prescribed drugs, scientific units, and different sessions of xenobiotics. It describes gains of standard well-being, general laboratory values, and customary illnesses. It additionally conscientiously elucidates moral and criminal concerns of their provide, housing, and shipping. the result's an all-inclusive and recent handbook in regards to the experimental makes use of of the minipig that describes ‘How to’ and ‘Why’ and ’What to anticipate within the normal’, combining enthusiasm and adventure with serious overview of its values and power problems.
By Harold I. Zeliger (Auth.)
"An easy-to-read booklet that are supposed to be in any toxicologist's library. With an incredible attempt of synthesis, the writer has handled a wide selection of topics within the rising box of chemical mixtures." -- Arturo Ortego, M.D., institution of medication and wellbeing and fitness Sciences, Rovira I Virgili collage, Reus, Spain
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1 - Introduction
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2 - wellbeing and fitness results of Exposures to Chemical Mixtures
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3 - Absorption of Chemical Mixtures
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4 - Chemical Toxicology
, Pages 23-49
5 - Scope and assets of poisonous Exposures
, Pages 53-57
6 - In Utero Exposure
, Pages 59-62
7 - Air Pollution
, Pages 63-77
8 - Water Pollution
, Pages 79-119
9 - Soil Pollution
, Pages 121-127
10 - Food
, Pages 129-156
11 - chemical substances in and round the Home
, Pages 157-174
12 - unwell construction Syndrome
, Pages 175-195
13 - commercial Exposure
, Pages 197-211
14 - Pesticides
, Pages 213-228
15 - Alcohol and Tobacco: leisure Toxins
, Pages 229-244
16 - Electromagnetic Radiation and poisonous Exposure
, Pages 245-258
17 - breathing System
, Pages 261-293
18 - worried System
, Pages 295-326
19 - Developmental Neurotoxicology
, Pages 327-333
20 - Autism: influence of Maternal publicity to Neurotoxic Chemicals
, Pages 335-349
21 - awareness Deficit Hyperactivity sickness (ADHD)
, Pages 351-359
22 - Endocrine System
, Pages 361-380
23 - poisonous Infertility
, Pages 381-400
24 - Teratogens
, Pages 401-415
25 - Immune System
, Pages 417-427
26 - Chemical Sensitivity: a number of Chemical Sensitivity (MCS), power Fatigue Syndrome (CFS), Fibromyalgia (FM), and Gulf warfare Syndrome (GWS)
, Pages 429-457
27 - Skin
, Pages 459-472
28 - Musculoskeletal System
, Pages 473-480
29 - Cardiovascular System
, Pages 481-493
30 - Liver
, Pages 495-506
31 - Kidneys
, Pages 507-513
32 - Cancer
, Pages 515-551
33 - early life Cancer
, Pages 553-557
34 - melanoma Clusters
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35 - Regulatory Requirements
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36 - Conclusions and Recommendations
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