Seafood and Freshwater Toxins: Pharmacology, Physiology, and by Luis M. Botana

By Luis M. Botana

The previous couple of years have led to many alterations within the box of marine and freshwater pollutants, with advances in analytical expertise and the belief that those pollutants are a world factor. supplying an entire reference advisor, Seafood and Freshwater pollutants: Pharmacology, body structure, and Detection, 3rd Edition addresses all facets of the social and medical impression of phytotoxins, from laws and tracking to new drug improvement. overlaying many new subject matters, the ebook examines 3 major facets: tracking of poisons; chemical, mechanistic, and toxicological variety; and detection technologies.

New to this edition:




  • 35 new chapters and five up-to-date chapters

  • A specialize in cutting-edge methodology

  • Coverage of latest applied sciences to domesticate algae and to spot, isolate, and quantify toxins

  • Regulatory changes

  • Climate switch evidence

  • Expanded details on toxicology


Part I of the publication contains an summary and studies normal matters with regards to toxin detection, ecology, and variety, and results of weather switch. half II covers affects of poisons concerning epidemiology, toxicology, economics, and surveillance. half III explores on hand detection applied sciences, similar to useful assays, biosensors, mass spectrometry, nanotechnology, and extra. furthermore, usual reference fabrics for pollutants are mentioned. components IV to VI supply certain descriptions of toxin chemical variety, organic assets, and modes of motion. half VII addresses using pollutants as beginning issues for healing medicinal drugs for melanoma, neurological problems, and for novel antibiotics.

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