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Toxicology Abstracts from ProQuesty

Toxicology Abstracts is a comprehensive resource focused to meet the needs of toxicologists. Toxicology Abstracts covers issues from social poisons and substance abuse to natural toxins, legislation and recommended standards, environmental issues. Surveying the literature for toxicology studies of industrial and agricultural chemicals, household products, pharmaceuticals, and myriad other substances, the database covers information concerning the effects of toxic substances. 

Topics of current concern such as the effects of alcohol and smoking, drug abuse, hydrocarbon studies, nitrosamines, radiation and radioactive materials, and much more are extensively examined. Toxicity testing methodology and analytical procedures for toxic substances are also covered.

Major areas of coverage include:

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Food, Additives, and Contaminants
  • Agro-chemicals
  • Cosmetics, Toiletries, and Household Products
  • Industrial Chemicals
  • Metals
  • Toxins and Other Natural Substances
  • Social Poisons and Drug Abuse
  • Polycyclic Hydrocarbons
  • Nitrosamines and Related Compounds
  • Radiation and Radioactive Materials
  • Methodology
  • Legislation and Recommended Standards

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September 13, 2010


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